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Old   December 13, 2008, 08:37
Default Flat floating platform hinged in the middle(HELP)
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Hi all,

i am modelling a flat platform with a hinge at the middle ,floating in wave tank and i need to calculate the displacament due to the waves.

how to set the hinge constraint in fluent?????

i am thinking of doing it by taking both the sides individually as solid bodies. but the problem is then how to set the constraint between the two bodies in the 6 DOF solver with a UDF.

Please help its urgent.Please someone Thanks in advance.
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