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Command list

CONNECTOR_RIGID

Connectors
*CONNECTOR_RIGID
"Optional title"
coid, entype, enid

Parameter definition

VariableDescription
coid Connector ID
entype Entity type
options: NS, G
enid Entity ID

Description

This command adds rigid connections between a set of nodes, so that the set of nodes will behave like a rigid body. The motion of and the forces acting on the connectors is output to the ASCII file connector_rigid.out.

Example

Rigid connector

The following commands define a rigid link with ID 10 between nodes 123 and 234.

*CONNECTOR_RIGID
10, NS, 222
*SET_NODE
222
123, 234