Show Analysis Results

Review the results of a casting analysis.

Results must be available in the Run History before viewing.

  1. Click Show Analysis Results on the Run icon.

  2. In the Analysis Explorer, select a Run, Stage, and Result Type.
  3. Optional: Enable the various Show options to determine what is visible for the analysis.
  4. Optional: Enable the various Callouts options to show analysis results at a point of interest on your model. The callout values apply to the currently selected run.
  5. Analyze the run.
    • To turn on Animation, click . Change the speed of the animation by clicking the icon and using the Speed slider.
    • To see what areas on your model are under the greatest stress, adjust the results slider.
      Tip: Restore the result slider's default values by clicking .
    Note: Click to record a video of the simulation. Click the button again to stop the recording. Browse to Documents/Altair/captures to review the video.

  6. Click under Infoto review simulation settings for the run, including information on components, process, stages, mesh, and the model.
  7. Click under Info to review the factors and result for clamping force. Edit the safety factor field to change the result.
  8. Click under Info to visualize the results as vectors.
    Note: Vector visualization is only available for velocity and displacement results.
  9. Click under Info to view displacement results from a selected point of reference. Click on the model to define the point of origin, then define the X and Y directions.
    Note: The icon is not available in the Filling stage.