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2018-01-12
MSC Apex Tips and Tricks

A selection of Tips and Tricks when using MSC Apex. This page will grow over time to be a valuable resource of hidden gems in MSC Apex. The latest editions to this page will be kept on top with older or more widely known features at the bottom. How to create a flexible body for […]

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2017-11-01
Simulating Welds and Welding Procedures
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2017-08-28
Using MSC Apex to Complete the FEA Assignment

Creating 4 different FE model representations of a cantilevered beam.

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2017-08-21
Using CivilFEM to Complete the FEA Assignment

The video below is for completing this assignment: https://simteq.co.za/blog/2017/08/21/fea-practical-assignment/ using CivilFEM. If you do not have CivilFEM installed already, you can get access to it here and follow the instructions (remember to indicate that you are a student when registering). Be sure to download the "CivilFEM with Marc" Student version. It includes everything you need to run the […]

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2017-08-21
FEA Practical Assignment

FEA Assignment For this assignment, you need to complete the form (link on image) below which requires you to do the following: Interpret the test setup and volunteer measurements and report the values you assumed to be correct. Interpret the test results and provide the requested values. Complete a hand calc using the measurements and assuming […]

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2017-01-30
Getting Started with CivilFEM
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2017-01-05
VI-Grade (X-Formation) LM-X License Manager Installation
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2017-01-04
FEA Fundamentals Course by SIMTEQ - 2017
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2016-09-15
Wheel-Rail Contact - from Dynamic to FEA
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2016-08-31
How to Access the CivilFEM Student Version
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