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Element Temperatures


  • Specify element temperatures, or modify or delete previously defined temperatures for thermal analysis.



From the main menu, select [Load] tab > [Type : Temperature] > [Temperature Loads] group > [Element Temp.]



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Element Temperatures dialog box


Load Case Name

Select a load case from the load case selection field. Click the ... button to the right to prompt the "Static Load Cases" dialog box to add load cases or modify/delete previously defined load cases.


Load Group Name

Select the load group, which will include the element temperature loads. Click the ... button to the right to prompt the "Define Load Group" dialog box to add/modify/delete Load Group Names.



Add : New or additional element temperature

Replace : Replace previously defined element temperature

Delete : Delete previously defined element temperature



Enter the element temperature.

It displays the entered initial temperature. Click the ... button to the right to change the initial temperature in the "Structure Type" dialog box.


Final Temperature : Final element temperature

NOTE.png The temperature difference between the initial temperature and the final element temperature is applied as the temperature load.

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