Add Math FB

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Add Math FB

Why should I use a Math FB?

A Math FB allows you to develop new functions that may not be available with other FBs.


Mechanism-Synthesis, when combined with Measurement FBs and Parameter-Control FBs.

Add two or more Motions to create a new Motion - for example, add a Modified-Sinusoid motion-law to a Constant-Velocity motion-law to give a Starting-Velocity and Ending-Velocity that are not zero.

Define Parametric equations for Piggyback Sliders.

See also : Math FB dialog

Add Math FB

STEP 1Add a Math FB to the graphic-data

Add Math FB

1.Click Function-Blocks menu > Math


1.Click Modeling FB toolbar > Add Math FB


2.Click the graphics-area

The Math FB is in the graphics-area.

STEP 2.Open the Math dialog

1.Double-click the Math FB in the graphics-area


See How to Open a dialog.

The Math dialog is now open.

STEP 3.See Math FB dialog