|Welcome to the DMU Fitting Simulator User's
This guide is intended for users who need to become quickly familiar with the product.
This overview provides the following information:
|DMU Fitting Simulator
is a software dedicated to simulating part motions for assembly and
maintainability issues. It addresses the Design Review Environment of
Digital Mock-Ups (DMU) and can handle a wide range of products from
consumer goods to very large automotive or aerospace projects as well as
plants, ships and heavy machinery.
DMU Fitting Simulator is a dedicated DMU Navigator Version 5 workbench and is available on both UNIX and Windows environments.
The above applications are delivered as totally interoperable workbenches. From a user interface standpoint, switching from one to another is completely transparent and done in a context-sensitive fashion. In addition, to these workbenches, DMU Navigator is an open solution which offers:
DMU Kinematics Simulator
DMU Fitting Simulator
DMU Space Analysis
DMU Optimizer is a dedicated DMU Navigator workbench and is available on both UNIX and Windows environments.
|Before reading this guide, you should be familiar with
basic Version 5 concepts such as document windows, standard and view
toolbars. Therefore, we recommend that you read the Infrastructure
User's Guide that describes generic capabilities common to all
Version 5 products. It also describes the general layout of V5 and the
interoperability between workbenches.
You may also like to read the following complementary product guides, for which the appropriate license is required:
|To get the most out of this guide, we suggest that you
start reading and performing the step-by-step
Getting Started tutorial. This tutorial introduces basic steps involved
in using fasteners.
Once you have finished, you should move on to the User Tasks section, which deals with handling all the product functions.
Navigating in the Split View mode is recommended. This mode offers a framed layout allowing direct access from the table of contents to the information.
|To perform the scenarios, sample documents are provided all along this documentation. For more information about this, refer to Accessing Sample Documents in the Infrastructure User's Guide.|