Question QU-009:

Is it possible to view SCALE DISPLACEMENTS of various values other than the default one equal to 10%?


To change the magnification factor of a mesh plot that is already displayed, follow this procedure:

  1. If there is more than one mesh plot displayed, highlight it using the pick icon and the mouse.
  2. Click the Modify Mesh Plot icon.
  3. Click the Model Depiction... button in the Modify Mesh Plot window. This will open the Define Model Depiction window.

  4. In the Displacement Display Options box, set "Defined by" to "Max. Displacement" and enter the desired maximum displacement (in percent of the size of the frame).

  5. Click OK twice to close both dialog boxes.