3 Replies Latest reply on Jan 17, 2013 11:24 AM by David Bian

    Help with Static Force Simulation

    David Bian

      Hello!

       

      Just for background, I am a relatively inexperienced in SolidWorks.

       

      I am working on a trampoline type device which consists of a circular platform that will be held up by two criss-crossed cords. Because cords are difficult/impossible to model in SolidWorks, I wanted to run a static force simulation (such as a person standing on the platform) on the circular platform by itself. However, the main problem is that there are no fixed points/faces on the circular platform, as it will be free to move.

       

      Do you have any ideas as to how to accurately simulate the situation I described and what I can fix?

       

      Thank you so much!