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nonlinear simulations with model beams

Question asked by Paolo Ceroni on Jun 24, 2009
Latest reply on Jun 24, 2009 by Bill McEachern
Hi all. I am new of SolidWorks and Simulation and i have a (maybe foolish) question: is it possible to make a nonlinear study using beams?
In detail, i have modeled a long boom. If i start a linear study it is possible to treat it as a beam, so SW09 SP04 executes correcty the study.
But if i start a nonlinear study, i don't have tuhe option to "treat as a beam" the model. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thnx in advance

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