10.9.6. Parts - Zoning - Hex

Select Node to Edit

Use the arrow buttons to select each of the 8 nodes in turn.


The X, Y, and Z coordinates of the node.

Cells in I/J/K direction

The number of cells (elements) you want to use in the I, J and K directions. The corresponding number of nodes and elements required for your part will be displayed below.


Select this option if you want the internal nodes to be spaced equipotentially.


Select this option if you want the nodes along each I, J and K line to be equally spaced along a straight line.

Geometric Ratios

Input geometric ratios in the fields provided if you want to grade the zoning instead of generating equally spaced nodes.

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