3 Replies Latest reply on Sep 25, 2006 5:44 AM by

    Have a problem when run CW

      Hi........

      I have a problem when run a study in CW.
      See my jpg about the comment error.
      ANy suggestion please........

      Maksum
      SW 2007 Premium
        • Have a problem when run CW
          I believe that using the spring to stabilize model is more to help you find out where you don't have adequate restraints rather than to give you a good solution. After using this option, check your model to see where you DON'T have a restraint, but DO have unexpected stresses. This should help you understand what additional restraints are necessary.


          on 2006 26 19:03 Maksum wrote:
          > OK........
          > I know, I must use option " use spring to stabilize model "
          >
          >
          Peter Gillespie
          SolidWorks 2004 SP1 / COSMOS 2004
          • Have a problem when run CW
            To expand on this, the error is usually caused by an insufficiently restrained model. Soft springs may solve this but should be used a last resort or, as Peter suggested, as a way to find the direction that needs more restraint. You should try your best to fully restrain your models. If you think adding additional restraints will overstiffen the model, make sure your problem is force/moment balanced before relying on soft springs. They are not meant to react out a measurable load but to provide numeric stability in an otherwise force balanced model.

            -- Vince
            • Have a problem when run CW
              OK........
              I know, I must use option " use spring to stabilize model "