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Page 5: Guide

  • guide panel
  • Figure 1 - Guide Interface

Purpose: This interface is primarily intended for creation of guides used in metal forming analysis. Typically the mesh for a guide is built using this interface and a contact definition between the blank edge and the guide is prepared using other facilities in LS-PrePost.

Controls:

  • cbc Pick - Pick part for Guide
  • PID: Enter part ID
  • EID: Enter starting element ID

PartID
 Select PartID
NewPID
 Use default new PartID
NewEID
 Set default element starting ID

Pos
 Call Position Dialog

  • X: Input position x value
  • Y: Input position y value
  • Z: Input position z value

Direction
 Call Direction Dialog

dirx
 Set direction x for 1/-1 (click to toggle)
diry
 Set direction y for 1/-1 (click to toggle)
dirz
 Set direction z for 1/-1 (click to toggle)

Angle
 Click to reverse angle
  • Angle: Input angle value
  • Increment: Input angle increment to be used with up/down arrow buttons

  • Length: Input length value
  • Increment: Input length increment to be used with up/down arrow buttons

  • Below: Input below value
  • Increment: Input below increment to be used with up/down arrow buttons

Build
 Build guide
Reject
 Reject guide building
Accept
 Accept guide building
Done
 Exit guide building interface

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