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Author Topic: BJSFM - Joint Fitting Factor  (Read 5581 times)

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BJSFM - Joint Fitting Factor
« on: June 12, 2009, 11:17:22 AM »
Does BJSFM analysis include a joint fitting factor in the analysis?
David Johnson
Hitech Global Solutions Inc

Rocketman007

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Re: BJSFM - Joint Fitting Factor
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2009, 11:45:15 AM »
A fitting factor is not included in the BJSFM  analysis at Hypersizer revision V5.6.38. A future revision of Hypersizer may include this feature. Collier would most likely show a 1.15 fitting factor that can be toggled on and off.

A work around is to right click on the BJSFM analysis box in the FAILURE TAB and request a Minimum Margin of Safety = 0.15. The component will optimize correctly, and for static analysis the Margin of Safety displays red if less than 0.15.