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How to analize this contact problem?

Question asked by Pablo Jorge on Jun 27, 2015

There is a piece, working as a lever. The second piece is the base, just a reduce part of the real piece, to avoid extra work for my computer.





The question is what to use. Von Mises? Contact Pressure? other?



If I analyze the base alone, I see the is clearly a specific contact point that, I'm afraid, will produce a permanent deformation



Curiously, even using an h-adaptative. I don't see a refined mesh around the critical point.



Where is the option contact-to-surface or node-to-surface? Sorry, but I don't find it. I find in the help but not in the program.


Well, you see the problem. Any suggestion will be welcome.