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Old   November 7, 2001, 13:20
Default how to make hole in a solid in CFX-Build
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In CFX-Build, I created a solid and want to make some hole in it. How can I do it?
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Old   November 8, 2001, 03:40
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how does the solid look like and how should the hole too look like? Method depends on your geometry!!
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Old   November 8, 2001, 04:26
Default Re: how to make hole in a solid in CFX-Build
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In CFX-4 you can create the "hole" as a solid that isn't included in the volume meshing, or simpliny leave a hole in the multiblock structure. In CFX-5, same thing really: create a b-rep solid exluding the hole surfaces, or cretae two solids, one for the entire geometry and one for the hole, and have a cutout solid in you domain definition. All of this I'm sure is shown in the tutorials. If you require more training, CFX also offers courses and one-to-one days to accompany you along your project set up...
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Old   November 12, 2001, 20:36
Default Re: how to make hole in a solid in CFX-Build
Robin Steed
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Hi beginner,

Please specify which CFX product you are using as the approach may vary.

For CFX-5, create the surfaces which bound your solid (ie four flat surfaces, two trimmed surfaces with holes cut through them, and a cylinder). These surfaces may be combine into a <ib>Boundary Represented Solid</ib> (B-Rep).

Regards, Robin
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