Interface Definition Tutorial

Geometric Lines for Tutorial.

In this section, you will import, review and manage geometric lines required for ELines creation.

Importing geometric lines

  1. Click in the Geometry File field.
    A file selection dialog appears. Browse and select GeometricLines.stp from the tutorial files location.
  2. Click Import.
    Once the file is loaded, a message appears in the status bar.

    The imported lines display in red.

    Figure 1.

    Imported geometric lines can also be seen in the Model Browser.

    Figure 2.

Reviewing imported lines

  1. Enter 0 and 40 for and values respectively.
  2. Click Filter Lines.
    Additional line selection option will be activated in panel area.
    Figure 3.
  3. Click and select displayed and click proceed
    Once the lines are filtered, number of lines filtered will be displayed in the HyperWorks X status bar.
  4. Click .
  5. In the default HyperMesh delete entity panel, click delete entity.
    This deletes the filtered line.
  6. Click Next to continue to ELines Connectors Creation task.