Add Math FB

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Add Math FB

Why 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 Motions together to create new Motion - e.g. Add a Modified-Sinusoid with a Constant Velocity to give a Starting Velocity and Ending Velocity that is not zero.

Define Parametric equations for Piggyback Sliders.

See also : Math FB dialog-box

Add Math FB

How to add :

STEP 1Add the Pattern FB to the graphic-data  

Add Math FB

1.Click Add menu > Mechanism menu  > Add Math FB

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1.Click Modeling FB toolbar > Add Math FB


2.Click the graphic-area

The Math FB is in the graphic-area.

How to edit :

STEP 2.Open the Maths dialog-box

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

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See How to Open a Dialog-Box.

The Maths dialog-box is now open.

STEP 3.See Math FB dialog-box