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Old   January 13, 2004, 20:06
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Zxi Toh
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i am facing a problem when determining the motion of my journal bearing. i have a lower plate which is rotating and a upper plate which is supposed to be translating. But i am unable to determine the translating motion in the CFD..... What am i supposed to do to perform the translating motion using CFD?? thanks
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Old   January 14, 2004, 17:23
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Glenn Horrocks
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Hi Zxi Toh,

You can do this using the moving mesh capability of CFX. In versions 5.6 and before this is a beta feature only. Talk to your CFX support rep about how to use it.

Moving mesh will be a fully supported feature of the next release of CFX.

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Old   March 15, 2004, 12:00
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Zix Toh
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sorry glenn,

i had posted a thread regarding the translation motion in CFX....My school is using CFX ver5.6 but i couldn't find the function key of the moving mesh it under the mesh transformation? or is it not yet being supported by this version???? Thanks....

regards Zix
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