I keep trying to run a simulation of solidworks, essentially applying a load to a beam (acting as a spar through a wing) however I keep getting this error...any idea guys?
It appears from this message that your model is unstable. One of the bodies is not connected to the rest and is allowed to shoot off into space. The easiest way to find out which body (or bodies) are unstable is by doing this:
When the solver inevitably finds the model unstable and offers to go into 'Large Displacement Mode' say "No" and it will dump what results it has calculated so far. At this point edit the definition of the Displacement plot and disable "Deformed Shape" then show the plot. Any body showing in red is detached from the rest and unstable. You would need to then manually define bonded Contact Sets to attach the unstable body to the rest of the stable bodies.
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