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ELEMENT_SHELL

Nodes and connectivity
*ELEMENT_SHELL
eid, pid, nid${}_1$, nid${}_2$, nid${}_3$, nid${}_4$

Parameter definition

VariableDescription
eid Unique element identification number
pid Part identification number
nid${}_1$ Element node 1
nid${}_2$ Element node 2
nid${}_3$ Element node 3
nid${}_4$ Element node 4

Description

Linear triangular or quadrilateral shell element definition. Currently only for use with MAT_RIGID.