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Finite element analysis of the steel cable failure with consideration of contact interaction between cable plies

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Keywords Steel cable, contact interaction, plies, stiffening due to friction, effective stiffness characteristics
Programs in use Pro/Engineer, LS-DYNA

CAD model of the steel cable. Pro/Engineer

 

CAD model of the steel cable

 

3D FE model of the cable ply with consideration of internal multiple contact interaction and friction. LS-DYNA

3D FE model of the cable ply with consideration of internal multiple contact interaction and friction

 

Characteristic dependence of the cable end displacement under tension

Characteristic dependence of the cable end displacement under tension

FE simulation of the cable failure with loose-wounding

FE simulation of the cable failure with loose-wounding

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