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Force

External force from an input signal

 

Description

Equations

Variables

Connections

Parameters

Modelica Standard Library

Description

The Force component generates a force proportional to the input signal.

The Use Support Flange boolean parameter enables a support flange on the housing. When true (checked) the support flange must be connected in the drawing. When false the component is internally fixed to ground.

Equations

fflange=f

if Use Support Flange then fsupport=f

s=sflange{ssupportUse Support0otherwise

Variables

Name

Units

Description

Modelica ID

fsupport

N

Force acting at support

support.f

s

m

Distance between flange and support

s

sflange

m

Position of flange

flange.s

ssupport

m

Position of support

support.s

Connections

Name

Description

Modelica ID

flange

Translational flange

flange

f

Driving force as input signal

f

Parameters

Name

Default

Units

Description

Modelica ID

Use Support Flange

false

 

True (checked) means the support flange is enabled

useSupport

Modelica Standard Library

The component described in this topic is from the Modelica Standard Library. To view the original documentation, which includes author and copyright information, click here.

See Also

1-D Mechanical Overview

Force Drivers