Tips & Tricks

Here you will find articles on how to solve specific issues related to ESI's software solutions. Missing ESI products will be added progressively. Each article has a short abstract which is accessible to everyone. As logged users you can see the full article with all attached screenshots, and you can post comments related to each article.

e-café #12 : L’outil de post traitement ESI PLAYER™
Découvrez comment exporter et exploiter les résultats de ProCAST™ ou QuikCAST™ dans l’interface ESI-PLAYER™
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting

Visual-Environment Highlight of Visual-Seat: STAN Thermal Dummy
STAN is a thermal dummy to test thermal comfort and moisture management characteristics of automobile, truck, and airplane seating. This device is commercialized by Thermetrics® and some relevant information can be found here: https://thermetrics.com/products/manikin/...
Christian Marca
Virtual Seat, Virtual Integration Platform

Visual-Environment Highlight of Visual-Seat: Sewing Simulation Guided Setup
Sewing simulations aim at assembling flat cover patterns and wrapping them around deformable foam block. This application exists in Visual-Seat for many versions as a set of toolboxes and functionalities enabling to set-up this type of input. This has been enhanced...
Christian Marca
Virtual Seat, Virtual Integration Platform

Visual-Environment Highlight of Visual-Seat: Foam Blocks Positioning
When assembling the different components of the seat, it may happen that the foam at rest is intersecting the frame and/or the suspensions. In order to remove those intersections, a simulation-based technique had been implemented previously by applying surface pressure...
Christian Marca
Virtual Seat, Virtual Integration Platform

Scenery Import for SimulationX
Learn how to import background scenery into the 3D view of a SimulationX model.
Marcel Gottschall
System Modeling

e-café #11 : Condition aux limites périodique dans ProCAST™
Découvrez comment prendre en compte la périodicité d’un modèle grâce à la condition aux limites periodic
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting

IC.IDO immersive interaction devices and button mapping
Immersive Interaction devices can be configured to map buttons to functions necessary while in immersion. + Menu open / Ok / Do ... + Menu close / Cancel / Navigate + Grab / Menu Move / MultiInteract (IDO.MultiInteract license required for this last option) +...
Eric Kam
Virtual Reality

e-café #10 : Modélisation d’une quenouille dans ESI ProCAST
Découvrez comment prendre en compte le déplacement d’une quenouille en moulage sable à l’aide de ProCAST™
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting

Overview of PAM-DIEMAKER for CATIA V5
Quick overview of PAM-DIEMAKER for CATIA V5 workflow and additional functionalities for following operations, from design up to simulation in PAM-STAMP
Mark Vrolijk
Sheet Metal Forming

Construction tools : Generic Editors - PAM-DIEMAKER for CATIA V5
DM Construction Editor allows quick creation of high quality surfaces using existing underlying surfaces in combination with DIEMAKER Generic Operations. DM Hole Editor is an adaptation of Construction Editor used specifically for holes filling.
Jana Maradova
Sheet Metal Forming