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Analysis of stability - will it upset?

A - answer When you have a homogenous 3D object of an arbitrary shape, you can use the following toll to analyse its stability - if it will stand stable by itself or if it will upset.

The Stability tool can be found in Autodesk Meshmixer, in the menu Analysis. Click it to analyse stability of the loaded 3D mesh model. The result will display the center of mass (green=stable, red=instable) and the red convex hull of contacts with the ground plane (with a given tolerance). An object is considered stable, if vertical projection of its center of mass falls inside the contact region.

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applies to: Meshmixer ·

See also:
Tip 12749:Generate parametric mathematical 3D surfaces (meshes) in Fusion 360.
Tip 12710:Boolean subtraction of 3D mesh objects in Meshmixer.
Tip 12064:3D offset of a surface.
Tip 11590:How to replace a 3D mesh model with a grid structure?
Tip 11575:What is the Linked account in your Autodesk Account profile?

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