PLGetReactions

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PURPOSE

Retrieve a Reactions value from the database.

SYNTAX

PLGetReactions( DatabaseName, TimeIndex, NodeWithBCIndex, DOFNo )

NOTE: You can also use PLGetValue with parameter number 1 to retrieve the same data.

PARAMETERS

DatabaseName (Character String)

The full path and filename to the relevant database. The file extension is optional.

TimeIndex (Integer)

The relevant time index, from 1 to the number of solutions in the database.

NodeWithBCIndex (Integer)

The Boundary Condition Index from 1 to number of boundary conditions.

DOFNo (Integer)

The Degree of Freedom (1 to 6).

OUTPUT

A numerical value containing the Reaction value for the specified parameters or one of the following error codes:

-999999998

Invalid Database.

-999999995

Invalid Time Index.

-999999990

No Data Available.

-999999988

Item Index is out of range.

-999999985

Specified Degree of Freedom/Local Node is out of range.

-999999980

General Read Error.

UNITS

DOF

Imperial

Metric

1-3

lbf

N

4-6

lbf·ft

N·m

SEE ALSO

Error Codes

PLGetNumSolutionTimes

PLGetBoundaryConditionCount

PLGetValue

PLGetAxialForce

PLGetContactSurfaceReaction

PLGetEffectiveTension

PLGetLocalAxialStrain

PLGetLocalAxialStrainFromForceOnly

PLGetLocalShearYForce

PLGetLocalShearZForce

PLGetLocalYBendingMoment

PLGetLocalYCurvature

PLGetLocalZBendingMoment

PLGetLocalZCurvature

PLGetPipeInPipeReaction

PLGetTorque

PLGetZeroGapGuideReaction

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