Orca3D Marine CFD

Simerics-related questions

Using a Python script to automate the analysis of multiple speeds or RPMs
Attached you will find a script that is used to run multiple speeds or RPMs in succession automatically. Here are the steps to follow: In order to run a P...
Wed, 21 Mar, 2018 at 2:21 PM
Varying RPM in a Self-Propelled Analysis
When doing a powered run, you have the option of entering a fixed RPM (where the propeller starts at that value and remains there for the entire run), or yo...
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018 at 2:24 PM
My SimericsMP license (part of Orca3D Marine CFD) has stopped working
Assuming this is not just because your license/evaluation period has ended, if you find that SimericsMP has stopped working and opens with an error message ...
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018 at 2:47 PM
Simerics license is no longer working
If you get an error message when starting SimericsMP that says "License Request Failed," it could be related to multiple issues: 1. Make sure ...
Tue, 20 Mar, 2018 at 2:33 PM
How to Adjust the Heave and Pitch Damping During a Run to Look for Porpoising
Numerical damping is applied to Heave and Pitch by default to damp the oscillations that can result from rapid acceleration at the beginning of a run. Howev...
Sun, 1 Apr, 2018 at 5:57 PM
Waterjet Propulsion
The simplest way to model waterjet propulsion in Orca3D Marine CFD is to use a force vector as your propulsion source. This is very easy to do using the fol...
Sun, 1 Apr, 2018 at 8:45 PM