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Old   December 11, 2014, 01:59
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Hi All,

I'm working on computational analysis for a B-series propeller.
When using the surface remeshing option, the remeshed surface does not capture the blade tip profile accurately. See the attached picture.
Both the surface meshing models - Wrapper and Remesher eat into the blade profile tip.
I have varied the base size, used feature curve option, fill holes, zip edges but nothing seems to work.

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Old   December 11, 2014, 02:37
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Check to see if the wrapped representation also has this "eating away". If so, then the issue is at the wrapper level. There could be some small leakage, or a gap in the geometry.
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Old   December 11, 2014, 17:19
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You might consider defining a new surface/boundary that only contains the blade edge and then possibly creating a contact prevention.

Is the geometry simple enough to avoid wrapping?
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