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Metal Cutting Simulation (Explici - ABAQUS or LS-DYNA)

Metal Cutting Simulation (Explici - ABAQUS or LS-DYNA)

Metal Cutting Simulation (Explici - ABAQUS or LS-DYNA)


Hi Guys,

I need to performance one Metal Cutting Simulation using FEA and I would like to know if someone has this kind of knowledge. In fact, I know I have to use the EXPLICIT mode and the better for it are ABAQUS and LS-DYNA. There some technical papers showning ALE method, SPH method, and etc. Academics people like more Abaqus, but the Explicit mode of LS-Dyna is most used (Crash tests, for example).
Boths are great software, but I am looking for the best one!

Thank you very much.


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