bicycle frame analysis in ansys

you can find this tutorial in Alberta university site but they have done it for ansys 9 and I have just modified it for new version. please pay attention to the red line and Please accept my apologies for poor English.

  1. Step 1:

    In first step we should choose element type, in old version I think under version 10 you should choose ( pipe>> Elast straight 16 ) and you should give section details in ( Real constants ) but in new version we use 3D finite strain and then in sections part we input section details.

  2. Step 2:

  3. Step 3:

    give material data to software

  4. Step 4:

    Now we want to make bicycle frame. we have 6 point and each points are made with (x,y,z)

  5. Step 5:

    these are other points do it like previous picture.

  6. Step 6:

    Now we should connect point to each other

  7. Step 7:

    our frame is ready