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Forum: Q&A 04-11-2016
Replies: 2
Views: 6,907
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Anthony, Appreciate the clarification....

Anthony,


Appreciate the clarification. Will proceed as advised.


Thank you.
Forum: Q&A 04-06-2016
Replies: 2
Views: 6,907
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Question New Conveyor Module and Station object

I am looking for a sample model that shows the correct usage of Station object on a conveyor. I need the operator to remove boxes from a multi-section interconnected conveyor system to a worktable to...
Forum: Installation 10-03-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 33,199
Posted By Shankar Narayan
I can assure you that this limitation existed up...

I can assure you that this limitation existed up until the 5.x version of our model. Can you confirm that the dynamic treenode creation works with 6.x runtime version of Flexsim? The only reason is I...
Forum: Installation 10-01-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 33,199
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Treenodes. We typically create them by thousands...

Treenodes. We typically create them by thousands (following a heirarchy model - ex: pedigree tracking) & destroy them as they are no longer needed. We use them typically to stash information related...
Forum: Installation 09-28-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 33,199
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Unhappy Flexsim 5.x and above - run time limitation question

Can someone from FlexSim tech support confirm that models authored in Flexsim 5.x and above that dynamically create / destroy tree nodes will run successfully when deployed to production on a FlexSim...
Forum: Q&A 11-21-2011
Replies: 5
Views: 11,123
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Thumbs up Thanks

Thanks you beat me to that response.
Forum: Tips and Tricks 10-08-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 16,159
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Single Conveyor loading/unloading machines

Ken

We have done similar routing decisions before on several models. Here is one way how you could approach this situation:


Add a gloabl table where table rows index the 6 identical machine...
Forum: Marketing and Sales Information 06-28-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 25,101
Posted By Shankar Narayan
updated hardware req for Flexsim v5 please?

Cliff

Can you please publish the updated hardware specs for running Flexsim v5 for both Desktop as well as Laptop categories? It appears that there is no 'official' Flexsim release on this...
Forum: Installation 06-24-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 19,220
Posted By Shankar Narayan
My Flexsim v5 machine configuration

Brand: Dell Latitude E6400
RAM: 4GB
CPU: Intel Core2Duo T9900 @3.06 Ghz
Video: NVidia Quadro NVS 160M with 2GB on board memory
HardDisk: Samsung 128GB SSD - SolidStateDrive

OS: Win7 - 64bit
...
Forum: Installation 06-24-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 11,228
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Recommended Hardware and OS req for Flexsim v5

I have a client that is considering a Flexsim v5 license and wants to know what are the system requirements for properly running Flexsim v5.

Can some guru from Flexsim please recommend the...
Forum: Competitive Comparisons 06-24-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 75,392
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Thanks

Thanks for taking the time to post an objective digest of each sim tool out there. We are in similar business of using multiple sim tools for various clients and have used most of the tools you have...
Forum: Competitive Comparisons 06-07-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 75,392
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Smile Thanks for the response

I see that I have opened a hornest's nest here - being a Flexsim convert ourselves for the past few years we still find shiny new toys interestinng :D
Forum: Competitive Comparisons 05-31-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 75,392
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Thanks for the response

Jon

Thanks much for the initial attempt at the comparisions of the two. Much useful.
Forum: Competitive Comparisons 05-18-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 75,392
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Flexsim vs. SIMIO

Has anyone used both Flexsim & SIMIO and can they shed some light on pros & cons of each? My first impression is that SIMIO offers similar features as Flexsim but the IDE is much more 'standardized'...
Forum: Q&A 05-23-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 15,330
Posted By Shankar Narayan
kris, you continue to amaze me with your...

kris,

you continue to amaze me with your algorithmic and Flexsim skills. Nice job.
Forum: Marketing and Sales Information 05-23-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 21,302
Posted By Shankar Narayan
First hand account from an Automod shop

I want to tell you first hand experience switching to Flexsim from Automod. We use all kinds of simulation/modeling tools at our company (www.stonge.com (http://www.stonge.com)). Until 2 years ago,...
Forum: Q&A 03-13-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 11,223
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Roland Not sure whether this helps, but I...

Roland

Not sure whether this helps, but I had a similar situation recently with modeling order-cut off schedule. In this case, this is what I did:

1. add two queues (Q1 and Q2) and an...
Forum: Q&A 03-09-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 9,700
Posted By Shankar Narayan
User Manual Template

It appears that there were no takers for my request. So I decided to post something as a starter kit. Hopefully someone will do a much better job of what I am posting here. Please refer to the Table...
Forum: Q&A 03-02-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 9,700
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Just clarifying

I understand that the user manual development for any user developed model is entirely the modeler's job and I am not looking for easy out-sourcing of this - however I was merely scanning the...
Forum: Q&A 03-01-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 9,700
Posted By Shankar Narayan
User manual Template

Can someone post a template on how a user manual should be written for simulation models created in Flexsim? For example, I plan on delivering a Flexsim simulation model to my client along with a...
Forum: Q&A 02-22-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 12,286
Posted By Shankar Narayan
I agree with Brandon that the best way to learn...

I agree with Brandon that the best way to learn Flexsim is to get at least the Flexsim 101 training. As far as your requirement to model statistical distributions in global tables, this can be done...
Forum: Q&A 02-22-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 10,081
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Modeling non-accumulating conveyor in flexsim

I have a need to model an overhead chain conveyor that has J-hooks at specific length intervals to hang products onto (sort of like meat packing). The conveyor thus has a specific length with a set...
Forum: Q&A 02-16-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 11,024
Posted By Shankar Narayan
UserEvent problem - solution (if you can graciously call it that)

After much trial & error - I found out that, any conversion math based on simtime done on the userevent is best done within the userevent:o.

My problem was - I was trying to be nice and do all...
Forum: Q&A 02-16-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 11,024
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Jason I think your assessment might be on...

Jason

I think your assessment might be on the right track - since my debug msgbox at times fires multiple times within the same hour (I guess this is bad considering the userevent is set to fire...
Forum: Q&A 02-15-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 11,024
Posted By Shankar Narayan
Tom I do have repaintall(); in the...

Tom

I do have repaintall(); in the userevent. The way I detect this condition is simply by a debug msg that stops the sim, when you check the simtime - it is sometimes not an even increment of...
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