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Old   February 25, 2013, 12:10
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Megan Wood
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So I have a very preliminary question:
I have created a box then I needed a pipe to extrude from one of the faces. So I created a plane and created a circle and extruded it.
When I bring it into fluent the flow wont flow from the pipe to the box.
Any ideas?
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Old   February 25, 2013, 23:56
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Hi Megan,

You can either create an interface or unite the solids.

To unite the bodies, use create > Boolean in DM, choose "Unite", then select both bodies.

To create a 1 to 1 mesh interface, select both the bodies in the "bodies" section at the bottom of the tree in DM. Then right-click and "Form New Part". Once meshed, you can assign an interface in Fluent.

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