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Old   January 31, 2021, 13:06
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Hello everyone,

I have been trying to generate background mesh with blockMesh and witnessing a weird behaviour of ParaView's Clipping.

When I clip choosing Z normal, if origin's Z value is 0 mesh does not look like it is made of cubes. When I change origin's Z value to something other than 0 mesh look OK.

Can someone tell me if the mesh has problems or the clipping is acting weirdly?

Thanks.

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Old   February 1, 2021, 19:29
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Look for the crinkle-cut button on clipping. AND report back.
BTW: this doesn't seem to have anything to do with meshing problems at all.
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Old   February 2, 2021, 03:07
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Also to properly view cells, untick "decompose polyhedra" in the .foam source.
Your mesh is perfectly fine. Actually, its perfect ... its just a block
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