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Old   January 5, 2016, 15:03
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I am trying to desinge a rear wing for my schools FSAE team and I am having trouble with meshing an air foil. In the pictures below the wall is not in the correct location on the meshing module but displays correctly in the geometry module. I believe that this is also causing problems with convergence as the other set of airfoils I modeled for the front wing did not have this issue and the solution converged. thank you for the help.
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Old   January 6, 2016, 22:48
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I think in the geometry module you are displacing a continuous edge and in the meshing you have just selected a part of this edge and named it instead. you can selected all edges and name them as a singular wall by holding control
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I have already selected the entire body and named it. It will not let me select the proper wall on the meshing.
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DId you make the geometry in design modeler? If not,use the geometry correction options, get rid of hard edges etc
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I imported the cat using SolidWorks into the design manager Ivan have a boolean created using a wall for a two dimensional analysis. This issue a curse typically with the bottom or middle wing. This doesn't always happen but occurs 90% of the time.
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Old   January 28, 2016, 23:31
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I've had the same problem in ANSYS 16, but it worked for me in 15 fine. If you can, try that.
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