Patran Tip – Viewing the Stress Recovery Points in Beams





Question: Is there a way to view the stress recovery points C, D, E and F in Patran for Beam elements?

Answer:Yes, you use the "MSC Beam Verification Tools (2.2)" that is located in the Utilities>Display section of Patran. You can watch this YouTube Video as a guide. Make sure to follow each step.

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  • Interesting fact, MSC Software first began in 1963 developing structural analysis software for engineers.

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  • Watch a SimAcademy webinar. SimAcademy webinars teach you how to use the numerous capabilities in MSC Software.
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  • Are you new to Patran? Watch one of many Patran tutorials designed for new Patran users.
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