MASCALE, massFact
Activates scaling of the entire system matrix.

Compatible Products: – | Pro | Premium | Enterprise | Ent PP | Ent Solver | –


Scaling factor (> 0) for the mass matrix. Default = 1.0.

Command Default

No scaling is applied.


This command is supported in the first load step of the analysis only.

The following features are not affected by the scaling:

The mass-related information (mass, center of mass, and mass moments of inertia) printed in the mass summary is based on unscaled mass properties.

Menu Paths

This command cannot be accessed from a menu.

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