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Old   February 15, 2011, 05:39
Default SnappHexMesh Mesh creating a Mesh inside a Cylinder?
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i just started to work with Openfoam and SnappyHexMesh. I read some basic tutorials about OpenFoam and Shm.

So i started to do some meshing, but unfortunaly it didnt worked out that well

my Problem is, that i created a Mesh between a simple cylinder and the surrounding blockmesh, but i want to create a mesh of the inside.

The Cylinder is a simple stl export of Salome with jut one Face.

When i set the Value of locationInMesh into the stl geometrie i get an error: " Point is not loacetd in Mesh"

What am i doing wrong? Do i have to change the SHM.dict or the STL file?

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Old   April 4, 2017, 09:57
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Hi abu, did you try with another point, maybe the point you had tried was located in the mesh surface..
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