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Object size after deformation in ANSYS Workbench

  1. Jun 24, 2015 #1
    Hi,
    I have a maybe very simple question. Is there a possibility to get the size or length of an edge in Ansys, after the simulation/in the deformed object? I have a sort of a bending beam and want to know his length after deformation.
    With the directional deformation i could get an approximation by subtracting the first and the last point... but this isn't very exact. With the strain it doesn't work because I have the strain for every single point and not one number for the whole object to multiply it with the original length(which is written at the bottom when I select an edge). Thanks for your help.
     
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  3. Jun 29, 2015 #2
    Thanks for the post! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post?
     
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