_s#_a.mbd file

The _s#_a.mbd file is an OptiStruct ASCII format results file.

File Creation

This file is only created for Multibody Dynamics subcases. Creation of this file is controlled by the I/O Option OUTPUT.

File Contents

Acceleration results from multibody dynamics analyses.
Output is controlled by the I/O Option ACCELERATION.

File Format

Time"X Trans"Y Trans"Z Trans


  1. The # in the file name is the user-defined subcase ID from which these results are obtained.
  2. The _mbd.mvw HyperView script file automatically creates plots for the results contained in this file.