You can easily scale your STL geometry from milimeters to meters using following command: scaleTransformPoints -scale “(.001 .001 .001)” source_file.stl target_file.stl Awesome tip by Jens Hopken. Visit his post for more information.
Video shows convergence of a steady-case propeller CFD analysis using OpenFoam. Propeller designed by Milper Propeller Tech is analyzed using coarse mesh settings in OpenFoam. Design: PropDesign (internal software) Analysis: OpenFoam Duration: 20 minutes!
OpenFOAM related literature The Users Guide, that comes along with OpenFOAM. The Programmers Guide, that also comes along with OpenFOAM. It can be regarded as more of an extended Users Guide, so don’t feel intimidated, if you are not a proficient C++ programmer (yet). The OpenFOAM PhD course of Håkan Nilsson from Chalmers contains a variety of different information on various […]