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Similar to drop test but nothing moves - Hammer impact 1

I have created a similar analysis to the iPhone drop test and it (finally) completes it, but no impact happens, no stresses are developed, nothing moves. There’s probably a single setting I’m missing, but I can’t figure it out. It is called “Hammer impact 1”:

https://www.simscale.com/projects/profjbirt/hammer_impact_1/

Any help or advice would be appreciated.

@FEA-SQUAD, want to jump in here any help out @pjbirt with his project?

Cheers!

Jousef

Hi @pjbirt,
the results look totally fine for me! I guess you are just missing the proper setup in the post-processor, I tried to highlight the relevant ones here:

Best,
Richard

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Thanks. I missed a few clicks I guess.