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Help me find my marbles! How do I simulate flow through a tube filled with marbles?

Question asked by Camo Smith on Dec 12, 2016
Latest reply on Dec 13, 2016 by Amit Katz

How do I simulate flow through a tube filled with spheres? Let's say it is a collection of marbles, .25" in diameter contained within a footlong section of pipe, boxed in by perforated steel at either end?

 

I can obviously make the pipe, but filling it with marbles is challenging me!

 

perf:

Thickness0.036"
Hole Size0.125"
Stagger0.1875"
Open Area40%

Thanks,

 

Cameron

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