How to calculate mass in catia v5 [With Pictures]



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How to calculate mass in catia v5

How do you calculate mass Catia?

From your tree, select the top element (name of the part), right click and choose Proprieties. Navigate to the Mass tag and here you will find what you need: the density of your material (kg/m3); the volume in m.

Where is mass properties in Catia V5?

Select the Edit->Properties command or select the Properties command on the contextual menu. 3. Click the Mass tab to display technical information. You can edit the density and the volume of the Part Body if you have applied a material to the part.

How do I add mass to Catia?

  1. Show Parameters from Tools > Options > Infrastructure > Part Infrastructure > Display.
  2. Show Values from Tools > Options > Parameters/Measures.
  3. Import this text file as new parameters.
  4. Set the Inertia measure to display “Equivalent”

How do I add density in Catia V5?

The density can be applied in two methods; by typing in a density value manually or by applying a material. The default density is 1000kg/m3. This is the density used if a material has not been applied to the model. The mass is calculated using this density value and the volume of the model.

How do you check materials in Catia?

  1. Select the PartBody feature in the specification tree.
  2. Click the Apply Material icon . The Library dialog box opens.
  3. Select a material family from the tabs along the top of the dialog box, then choose a material from the displayed images, and click OK.

How can I add logo in Catia?

  1. Select the Insert -> Picture command. A dialog box appears, allowing you to browse your disk.
  2. Select the file "logo. gif" you have previously imported.
  3. Click on the image to select it. Scaling manipulators appear.
  4. Drag the image to the required position.

How do I apply materials in Catia V6?

2 Answers. Just select the material and the click apply material command.... select the material you want to apply and then click apply then ok.... Hi, Unlike V5, there are no predefined materials by default in Catia V6.

How do I use formulas in Catia?

In the Knowledge toolbar, select the Formula icon. In the New Parameter of type pull-down list, select Curve, then click the New Parameter of type button. Ensure that the created parameter Curve. 1 is highlighted in the list of parameters and click the Add Formula button.

How do you make a bounding box in Catia?

  1. Open FilterCover. CATPart in the samples/import directory.
  2. Click Bounding Box in the Import Model toolbar.
  3. Select the part.
  4. You can also change the axis system used to define the rough stock by clicking on Select an axis and then choosing either:
  5. Click OK to create the bounding box.

How do you calculate inertia in Catia?

  1. Select Measure Inertia .
  2. Click Customize ...
  3. In the Measure Inertia Customization dialog box, select Moment / axis checkbox to measure inertia with respect to an axis.
  4. Click Apply .
  5. Click the Inertia / Axis tab.
  6. Select the Select Axis checkbox.

How do I create materials in Catia?

  1. Click User Material in the Model Manager toolbar.
  2. Choose the desired material in the Library dialog box.
  3. Click OK in the Library dialog box.
  4. Double-click the User Material.
  5. Select the Analysis tab in the Properties dialog box.
  6. Modify the parameters if needed.

Which command is used in Catia to add materials to the object?

Hello Mohamed Hedi kasraoui, First of all select the model to which you want to apply the material, after that activate the "Apply Material" Command. a pop-up window appear on you catia screen in which some pre-defined material is exist.

How do I engrave name in Catia?

  1. Open a file in drafting workbench.
  2. Right click on text->properties.
  3. Save the file in *. dwg format and close it.
  4. Open the part design workbench or the model on which the text is to be engraved.

How do I trace an image in Catia?

  1. Go to -> Start -> Shape -> Sketch tracer.
  2. Click on the Create an Immersive Sketch from Paintings tool bar & select the image or the picture you want to trace and click on open.

How do I write text in Catia?

Use the 'Text' function in the drawing workbench to create the text you require. I would suggest you position the text close to the drawing datum in the bottom left corner.

How do you apply materials in 3dx?

With the object selected in the viewport, go to Material Editor and choose Material, Assign to Selection. Click the hammer icon. Under Utilities, select Lumberyard Export, select the object, and then choose Add Selected to place the object in the Geometry Export list.

How do I use parameters in Catia?

Using Parameters Check the settings below: From the Start->Knowledgeware menu, select the Knowledge Advisor workbench. From the Tools menu, select Options->General- >Parameters. In the Knowledge tab, check the With Value and With Formula check boxes, and click OK.

How do I edit a Formula in Catia v5?

  1. Double-click the fastener Joint Element.
  2. Right-click in the Diameter field to display the contextual menu.
  3. Select Edit formula . ...
  4. Select Length from the Members of Parameters column.
  5. Enter the formula for the diameter.
  6. Click OK .

How do I give angular dimension in Catia?

Select Angle Dimensions in the Dimensioning toolbar. Select two lines in the rectangle to create an angle dimension. Click to create the angle dimension, then right-click the dimension and select Half Dimension . Click in a free space to create the dimension.

How do I get the measure toolbar in Catia?

1 Answer. It means that tool bar are locked in it's position. To unlock, go to Tools>> Customize>> Option and uncheck lock tool bar position.


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