|March 7, 2011, 13:03||
Joining Swept block with Structured blocks
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I am using Icem to grid a compressor. Unfortunately I found a triangular face in the diffusor and I had to grid it using a swept block. However, I am not sure about which would be the best way to join it with the remaining structured blocks. Please, seee the picture below.
Thank you very much
|March 8, 2011, 12:09||
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You can not join the square side of a mapped block to the source or target (in this case triangular) face of a swept block.
Even if the swept block had source and target faces with 4 corners, you could not join them.
You can add another swept block and continue the swept blocks out thru to the boundary of the blocking.
Or, instead of a swept block, you could have used a Yblock (really three mapped blocks in a "Y" or quarter ogrid configuration) and extended that out to the surface of the model...
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