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Scheduling (activation-deactivation) of motors

Scheduling (activation-deactivation) of motors

(OP)
Hi,

I have 4 motors (taken from "machinery" in Adams). I want two of them to run first and later switch on the other two. Is this possible in Adams?

Thanks in advance

RE: Scheduling (activation-deactivation) of motors

Yes. See the ACTIVATE command in the Solver help. Your acf will include a line something like

ACTIVATE/MOTION, ID=61005,62005

There are many more, or less, elegant solutions. One very ugly one would be to put a time dependent torque spline in to drive the motor



Cheers

Greg Locock


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RE: Scheduling (activation-deactivation) of motors

(OP)
Thank you very much. It helped!!

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