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Bolt connectors concentric entities

Question asked by Flashlight Flashlight on Aug 10, 2017
Latest reply on Aug 11, 2017 by Siavash Khajehhasani

I'm trying to use bolt connectors in simulation in order to test the bolt connections with two diffrent bodies.

i created 4 holes with (hole series) feature and i used (smart fasteners) to place the fasteners, everything is done correctly (no interferencing,no penetration).

i started a study with "no bolt" configuration, i tried to set the bolt connectors manually.

I select the edge of the head bolt on the solid and the edge of the nut on the back of the other solid, when i attempt to do this an error message appear saying that i must select a concentric entities. when i used the hole series i created holes throught the two solide bodies.. how could they aren't concentric !!!?

i double checked for the allignement and concentric everything is ok.

i started i new study with converting toolbox fasteners to bolt connectors but it doesn't work also.