# What is remote displacement in Ansys?

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## What is displacement in Ansys?

Displacement plots display the deformed model geometry either alone, with the undeformed edge, or overlaid on an outline of the undeformed geometry. From: ANSYS Mechanical APDL for Finite Element Analysis, 2017.

## What is cylindrical support Ansys?

Cylindrical support is defined in cylindrical coordinates. In the below picture z is axial, y is tangential and x is radial direction. You can plot the undeformed and deformed shape to better understand how the object is constrained.

## How do you make a remote point in Ansys Workbench?

Step 1: From Tree Outline, click right-mouse-button (RMB) at “Model” and choose “Create a Remote Points”, create a remote pointe with selected geometry and coordinates.

## What is compression only support in Ansys Workbench?

Compression Only Support : Applies a constraint in the normal compressive direction only. Can be used on a cylindrical surface to model a pin, bolt, etc.. Requires an iterative (nonlinear) solution.

## How do you measure rotation in Ansys?

To measure an averaged rotation, a General Body-Ground joint can be attached to the face of interest. The user frees all degrees of freedom in the joint, and uses a Joint Probe to measure Relative Rotation setting what is reported to “All”. The Behavior of the selected face is set to deformable.

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## What is displacement boundary condition?

You can create a displacement/rotation boundary condition to constrain the movement of the selected degrees of freedom to zero or to prescribe the displacement or rotation for each selected degree of freedom.

## How do you use displacement in ANSYS Workbench?

Solution/insert/Probe/Force reaction – and select the location method as Boundary condition and Boundary condition as Displacement.

## How do I use remote force in Ansys?

How To Add Remote Force In ANSYS® Mechanical?

1. Click on Remote Force. …
2. Select the geometric feature. …
3. Enter your Remote Force place in X, Y and Z. …
4. Select Remote Force application method. …
5. Remote Force application in ANSYS® Mechanical.

## What is frictionless support in Ansys?

In ANSYS, Frictionless Support provide Support in normal direction to the selected face or edge. The body can not move or rotate or deform in normal direction. But free to move or rotate or rotate in tangential direction.