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Page 5: PartD (Part Data)

  • partd panel
  • Figure 1 - PartD Interface

Purpose: This interface provides various functions related to the *PART keyword card in LS-DYNA.


  • rbs Show - Display part information - number of elements and nodes for selected parts
  • rb Create - Create types: beam, shell, solid, tshell, mass, discrete, seatbelt, inertia, rsurf, sphnd, fluid
  • rb Modify - Modify *PART data such as: Title, MID, SecID, EosID, HgID, TmID
  • rb Sear - Search selected part for SecID, MID, EosID, HgID, etc...
  • rb Assi - Assign SecID, MID, etc... to selected parts
  • rb Prop - Review and modify section, material, etc...

  • Part Type - Select Part Entity type

  • rbs Pick - Pick a single part
  • rb Area - Select entities inside/outside a user defined area
  • rb Poly - Select entities inside/outside a user defined region
  • rb In - Select entities inside the area/polygon
  • rb Out - Select entities outside the area/polygon

 Select all parts
 Deselect all parts
 Reverse selection
 Delete selected parts
 Write selected parts to a file
 Exit Part Data interface

Show: Bottom Panel

  • partd bottom
  • Figure 2 - Show Bottom Panel

Crea & Modi: Bottom Panel

  • partd bottom
  • Figure 3 - Crea & Modi Bottom Panel
  • Part Title: Enter part title

  • SECID: Enter Section ID (Open link dialog by clicking blue label)
  • MID: Enter Material ID
  • EOSID: Enter Equation of state ID
  • HGID: Enter Hourglass/bulk viscosity ID
  • TMID: Enter Thermal material property ID

  • GRAV: Select part initialization for gravity loading
  • ADPOPT: Select part adaptivity

Sear & Assi: Bottom Panel

  • partd bottom
  • Figure 4 - Sear & Assi Bottom Panel

Load RefBy
 Load Part IDs stored in selected reference buffer
  • Buffn: Select buffer to load Part IDs

 Search for parts using user defined parameters

Prop: Bottom Panel

  • partd bottom
  • Figure 5 - Prop Bottom Panel
  • rbs Section - Display the section form
  • rb Eos - Display the eos form
  • rb Gravity - Display the gravity form
  • rb Material - Display the material form
  • rb Hourglass - Display the hourglass form
  • rb Adaptivity - Display the adaptivity form

  • cbc AuMd - Auto modify partIDs that reference this property

 Modify current property form data
 Show partIDs that reference this property

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