Altair Engineering (Makers of Hypermesh and Hyperworks)
Dessault Systems, Simulia ABAQUS software maker (formerly HKS ABAQUS)
Crimson Editor (text editor)
A note about "tonne" and "ton":
A tonne is mass unit of 1000 kg.
1000 kg weighs 2240 lbs under standard conditions. In the US, this is often called a "metric ton".
A ton is a US measure of weight. A ton is 2000 lbs.
Pipe Schedule Chart
Pipe Chart with Weights
EPRI Grade 22 Low Alloy Steel Handbook
ASTM Tensile Specimen Design
FEA: Only as Good as the Operator (ASME website)
in, Garbage out (NASP Subrogator)
Ave. Crit. 75% in the ABAQUS legend mean?
Information about Shape Functions
How to set up HyperMesh
Lecture 1: Introduction and the Spring Element
Lecture 2: Units in FEA
Lecture 3: Basics of HyperMesh
Lecture 4: Importing and Running an Analysis in ABAQUS
Zipped Folder of HyperMesh files, Input Files to Import into ABAQUS, and ABAQUS-CAE file (bad mesh with duplicated nodes)
HyperMesh files, Input File to Import into ABAQUS, and CAE files
Lecture 5: Linearity and Symmetry
Lecture 6: Discussion of Plate with a hole/Covergence Analysis (Refer to Tegrity Video)
Zipped Folder of
files from Tegrity Video on Plate with a Hole/Convergence
Element Solution Space, First and Second Order Elements