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How to simulate a guy wire ? Help please!


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Hello people of the forum and a Happy new year.
I have been using NX since the 3rd version with various design projects and some fem models using 3d elements and simple loads/ constrains.

But now I need to run a project and I think I will go with 1d elements.
I want to simulate a simple pole which has 3 guy wires. I need help how to define the guy wires with 1d elements. I have tried to use round pattern but they are not working well. The guy wire that is on the direction of the force produces a negative force and as far as I can understand this is not right.

So I need your help.
Thank you and I really waiting for your help.