×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Dummy Leg in CAESAR II

Dummy Leg in CAESAR II

Dummy Leg in CAESAR II

(OP)
Hello everyone;
In a CAESAR II model I decided to add a dummy leg in the model. In my first try everything was OK and there was no overload at the equipment nozzles. But when I changed the direction of dummy leg, did this out of curiosity, I understood the dummy is not sustaining any load and consequently the equipment nozzles are overloaded again. Please take a look at the files I've included in a zip file attached to my post and leave your comments.
Any help is highly appreciated.

PS: The length of dummy leg in both models is equal to 1.5' but in C2 model the length of 2.5' is inserted for the relevant element because the length of a 8-inch elbow is 1'. I've used the offset box to model dummy leg.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login



News


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close