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structural and thermal analysis

Can we do structural or thermal analysis with onshape


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    michael3424michael3424 Member Posts: 683 ✭✭✭✭
    Some of the 3rd party utilities from the Onshape App Store can be used for these functions, some free and some fee-based.  From your Onshape home page, click on the "Go to App Store" button in the lower left portion of the screen.
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    KenWelchKenWelch Member, Developers Posts: 22 PRO
    Give SIMSOLID a look.  A connected desktop app, SIMSOLID is a new generation of analysis that works directly on the fully featured CAD geometry and does not create a mesh. It does in minutes what traditional FEA takes hours (or even days) to achieve. More information can be found here: https://www.onshape.com/videos/simsolid-and-onshape-2016

    SVP & Co-founder SimSolid  |  Altair Engineering Inc.
    twitter: @ken_welch  |  web: www.altair.com/simsolid
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    kerstin_maierkerstin_maier Member Posts: 1
    Yeah, we do a lot of thermal analysis and having testing equipment is immensly helpful (we use a TMA PT 1000 http://www.linseis.com/en/our-products/thermomechanical-analysis/tma-pt1000/ ) but some Third party apps do a really great job. SIMSOLID is indeed great and gets much use.

    Best Regards
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