Inventor General Discussion

Inventor General Discussion

Contributor
Posts: 25
Registered: ‎03-08-2011
Message 1 of 6 (277 Views)

1 D Stress Analysis

277 Views, 5 Replies
09-24-2011 07:52 PM

Hi.
As a part of my course, I am supposed to do 1 D stress analysis.

It was possible in ANSYS.

But how to do that in AD Inventor? (I can do basic 3 D stress analysis, bu I need to know how to do 1D)

So, is it possible in AD Inventor 2011 or only 3 D stress analysis is possible?

*Expert Elite*
Posts: 26,528
Registered: ‎04-20-2006
Message 2 of 6 (267 Views)

Re: 1 D Stress Analysis

09-25-2011 09:20 AM in reply to: kerthivasan

What is the design geometry - can you post an example file?

Are you familiar with the Design Accelerators - beam/column/plate?

Please mark this response as "Accept as Solution" if it answers your question.
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Autodesk Inventor 2014 Certified Professional
Autodesk AutoCAD 2013 Certified Professional
Certified SolidWorks Professional
Inventor Professional 2015 64-bit
http://www.autodesk.com/edcommunity
http://home.pct.edu/~jmather/content/DSG322/inventor_surface_tutorials.htm
Contributor
Posts: 25
Registered: ‎03-08-2011
Message 3 of 6 (228 Views)

Re: 1 D Stress Analysis

09-27-2011 01:19 AM in reply to: JDMather

Hi.

My problem is, there is a beam hanging vertically, to which an axial force of 100N is applied.
Now I have to find out the elongation using 1D spar element in ANSYS.
I have to do it as 1D only.
So in ANSYS I will first select the spar element, then draw a line whose length will be same
as that of the beam and th cross-sectional area of the beam is entered seperately in a dialog box that corresponds to the 1D spar element.

So, my question is to know whether I can do it in Autodesk Inventor or not?

Please see the picture at http://www.mece.ualberta.ca/tutorials/ansys/BT/Truss/images/Lines.gif

It is simillar to this, i need to model in Autodek Inventor. I am aware that the truss can be modelled in 3 D.

Thank you.

Distinguished Contributor
Posts: 901
Registered: ‎05-09-2005
Message 4 of 6 (217 Views)

Re: 1 D Stress Analysis

09-27-2011 05:01 AM in reply to: kerthivasan

You might want to check out the FEA in AutoCAD Mechanical.

KState92
Inventor Professional 2014 64 SP2
Windows 7 Pro 64 bit - SP1
Xeon E5-1620
16 GB Ram
Contributor
Posts: 25
Registered: ‎03-08-2011
Message 5 of 6 (171 Views)

Re: 1 D Stress Analysis

10-10-2011 07:23 PM in reply to: kstate92

Thank you very much.  This was what I was expecting.

Contributor
Posts: 25
Registered: ‎03-08-2011
Message 6 of 6 (170 Views)

Re: 1 D Stress Analysis

10-10-2011 07:24 PM in reply to: JDMather

Thank you very much.  This was what I expected.

Announcements
Are you familiar with the Autodesk Expert Elites? The Expert Elite program is made up of customers that help other customers by sharing knowledge and exemplifying an engaging style of collaboration. To learn more, please visit our Expert Elite website.
Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions or visit the Installation and Licensing Forum to get help installing your software.