I'm using anysis to model a 3-d object. i'm using a series of beams. however, when i try to mesh the beams, it says that it's unable to do that. When I add a shell, anysis meshes the model. How do I create a mesh with only beam objects?
/prep7 !--insert materials here SECTYPE,1,BEAM,CSOLID SECDATA,1.0,8,2 !--define geometry k,,0,0,0 k,,10,0,0 l,1,2 !--mesh the line type,1 real,1 secn,1 lmesh,1 !--boundary conditions ksel,s,kp,,1 nslk d,all,ux,0.0,,,,uy,uz,rotx,roty,rotz ksel,s,kp,,2 nslk f,all,fx,-100 allsel,all /solu antype,static save solve save finish