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hypersonic
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Is it possible to do an fea simulation of draw forming a cup in Inventor?

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09-03-2012 08:34 AM

Is it possible to do an fea simulation of draw forming a cup in Inventor?

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Re: Is it possible to do an fea simulation of draw forming a cup in Inventor?

09-03-2012 08:42 AM in reply to: hypersonic

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kd37yb7fpTg&feature=related

 

This is an example by a simulation company that shows the stresses in the part and probably where thinning would occur.

 

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Re: Is it possible to do an fea simulation of draw forming a cup in Inventor?

09-03-2012 07:43 PM in reply to: hypersonic

Not in Inventor, you would need a non-linear solver for this. You could look into Autodesk Simulation.

 

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/pc/index?siteID=123112&id=13773836

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