Developable hull

Discussion in 'Software' started by Newhill, Sep 26, 2013.

  1. The Loftsman
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    To unfold a radius you develop it to the mean of the material so if you have a 10mm thick plate with a radius of 2000mm you would use 2005mm to develop the curve correct.
    To unfold a shell plate you develop it and take into account the expanded lengths while you do the development.
    The Black Art of Lofting.


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