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Multiple Contact Conditions

When multiple contact conditions are specified for an entity, they are enforced as follows:

  • Local contact conditions override global and component contact conditions. You can define local contact conditions for touching faces conveniently using the Contact Sets PropertyManager.

  • Component contact conditions override global contact conditions.

  • Global contact condition will be used for all touching entities for which no component or local contact condition has been specified.

Related Topics

Types of Contact

Contact Sets

Component Contact

Shrink Fitting

Thermal Contact Resistance



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