All Categories : Technical White Papers : CAE and FEA Bookmark and Share

Title : Boundary Condition Influences on Shank Stress in 3D Solid Bolt Simulation
Company : SIMULIA
File Name : boundary-condition-influences-shank-stress-in-3d-2008.pdf
Size : 136893
Type : application/pdf
Date : 09-Jul-2011
Downloads : 3

Rate This File
5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

When simulating bolts, the amount of detail to include is often raised. The analyst is left with using judgment in deciding to include or not include details, such as threads. For system models, where the primary bolt function is to transfer load from the cover to the base, thread details are sometimes perceived as not needed. It is believed that a reasonable result can be achieved without this detail. Should the bolt head contact interface be bonded or full, and how does this affect the shank stress, is another concern. This again is a judgment left to the analyst. This paper evaluates boundary conditions and software settings used in simulating bolts. A simulated threaded bolt with full contact is the baseline model. A model with interaction, smear, at the threaded region and one with tied contact at the threaded region is compared against the baseline model. A summary table is generated to compare the results of the approaches used.
User Reviews More Reviews Review This File
Featured Video
Editorial
Latest Blog Posts
Industry ExpertsMCADCafe Editorial
by Industry Experts
MCADCafe Industry Predictions for 2022 – Xometry
Jobs
ASIC Architects and Hardware Engineers at D. E. Shaw Research for D. E. Shaw Research at New York, New York
Engineering / Software Sales Representative for Azore CFD Software at Livonia, Michigan
Fluid Dynamic Engineer / CFD Developer for Azore CFD Software at Livonia, Michigan
GIS Analyst for New Mexico Gas Company, Inc. at Albuquerque -New Mexico, Wyoming
Upcoming Events
3DEXPERIENCE FORUM 2022 at Diplomat Beach Resort Hollywood FL - Jun 6 - 8, 2022
Smart Manufacturing Experience at Pittsburgh PA - Jun 7 - 9, 2022
HxGN LIVE Global 2022 - Future of Manufacturing at Las Vegas NV - Jun 20 - 23, 2022



© 2022 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
670 Aberdeen Way, Milpitas, CA 95035
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise