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Contact - avoiding separation

Contact - avoiding separation

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Hi,
I am performing a contact analysis using MSC Marc 2010 and Patran 2010. During the analysis, as I look the .log file I can see a large number of messages “recycling increment due to separation”. As separation results in additional iterations (which leads to higher costs), I would like to know how can I better configure the analysis parameters to avoid separation. Any idea?

Thank you!

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