FEMPLY is a Composite Ply-Based Modelling tool fully integrated into Siemens’ FEMAP Pre/Post-processor offering fast, efficient and simple definition of complex component layups.
Developed by PlySim, a leading Composites Engineering Consultancy, FEMPLY is a versatile tool developed and used by Composite Engineers on real-world projects in a wide range of markets.
FEMPLY PRO Features
Current Version: 3.1
Requires FEMAP v10.3 - v11.1
- Simple, intuitive user interface.
- Edit multiple plies in one operation.
- Completely integrated into FEMAP. No exporting to external programs required.
- A single definition of Laminate Properties, Failure Theorem and Offsets can be applied all Composite Property sets.
- Geometry Independent.
- Automatically re-map existing plies onto a new mesh or after mesh refinement.
- Import Plies, Materials and Properties from other FEMPLY layup files.
- Ply definitions are unrestricted by interior holes etc.
- FEMPLY Layup Files can be easily read, modified or written by in-house programs.
- FEMPLY uses FEMAP’s Global Ply functionality for easy post-processing.
- Accurately account for fibre angle deviation during the manufacture process.
- Verify planned production processes.
- Reduce the need for modifications or redesign late in the manufacturing process.
- Directly extract 2d CAD ply shapes for use in ply booklets or cutting patterns..
- Enhance the accuracy and reproducibility of the component.
- Plies draped at depth in the ply stack.
- Robust Post-Processing to Hill, Hoffman, Tsai-Wu, Max Stress, Max Strain, Puck and LaRC02 failure theorems.
- Output vectors by Layer, Global Ply and Maximum.
- Critical Ply and Fibre Angle output vectors to quickly and easily identify critical areas.
- Sandwich Stability Calculations for Skin Wrinkling, Shear Crimping and Honeycomb Dimpling.
- User Defined Failure Theorems.
- Failure Envelope Charting.
- Inverse Reserve Factors are calculated.
- Automated Microsoft Word reporting of Failure Theorems, Failure Envelopes, Failure Indices and Critical Results
- Bill of Material, Layup, Ply and Material Summary Reports including layup and ply application region images.
- Sandwich Stability Reports including Failure Theorem summary, Failure Indices and Critical Results.
- A Miners damage summation with calculation of linear fatigue failure indices.
- Results by Layer and Global Ply.
- Results for longitudinal, transverse and shear stress components.
- Critical Ply, Component and Fibre angle vectors.
FEMPLY PRO Features Video
- License cost can be offset by the time savings made in one week on a single project.
- Node-locked and Network licenses available.
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