# *DATABASE_CROSS_SECTION_PLANE

LS-DYNA Input Interface KeywordDefine a cross plane section to output the force and moment defined by part set.

## Format

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*DATABASE_CROSS_SECTION_PLANE_{OPTION}
If OPTION = ID, insert the following line.
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ID Title
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PSID P1X P1Y P1Z P2X P2Y P2Z Radius
P3X P3Y P3Z LEN_1 LEN_2

## Definition

Field Contents SI Unit Example
ID Cross plane section identifier.

(Integer)

Title Contact interface title.

(Character, maximum 70 characters)

PSID Part set identifier.

(Integer)

P1X X coordinate of point 1 for normal direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P1Y Y coordinate of point 1 for normal direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P1Z Z coordinate of point 1 for normal direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P2X X coordinate of point 2 for normal direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P2Y Y coordinate of point 2 for normal direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P2Z Z coordinate of point 2 for normal direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
Radius Radius for circle shape. $\left[\text{m}\right]$
P3X X coordinate of point 3 for 1st plane direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P3Y Y coordinate of point 3 for 1st plane direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
P3Z Z coordinate of point 3 for 1st plane direction.

(Real)

$\left[\text{m}\right]$
LEN_1 Length in 1st plane direction of rectangular shape. $\left[\text{m}\right]$
LEN_2 Length in 2nd plane direction of rectangular shape. $\left[\text{m}\right]$