Swept Volume with Segments Moving with an Attached or Picked Object

This procedure describes how the user has the capability to generate a Swept Volume with a segment with a attached or picked object.
  1. With the red cylinder grabbed the segments will move.

  2. In the Manikin Tools toolbar, select the Swept Volume for Manikin Simulation

  3. The Swept Volume dialog box appears.

  4. Double-click on the Left Arm in the PPR tree.

  5. For the Selected Segment, select the manikin from the PPR tree, or the 3D geometry window. The dialog box appears with all the Left segments selected. 

  6. Select OK.

  7. The Swept Volume floating toolbar appears.

  8. Select a Process activity with a segment activity.

  9. Select the Process Simulation in the Simulation toolbar, and Run.  Deactivate the Process Simulation when completed.

  10. Select the Stop Swept Volume Recording from the Swept Volume toolbar.

  11. The Swept Volume Dialog box appears.


  12. Select the options as shown above, and select the Preview button. The Computation in progress dialog box appears.


  13. When completed, the preview window appears with the Swept Volume.


  14. Select Save, and the Save As dialog box appears.  Save the Swept volume.

  15. After the save, you can Import the Swept Volume.