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== Introduction ==
 
== Introduction ==
  
The ElectroMagnetic (EM) Workbench provides the CAD front-end interface to some open source free solvers. At present it supports FastHenry. Support for FasterCap is ongoing.
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The ElectroMagnetic (EM) Workbench provides the CAD front-end interface to some open source free solvers. At present it supports [https://www.fastfieldsolvers.com/software.htm#fasthenry2 FastHenry]. Support for [https://www.fastfieldsolvers.com/software.htm#fastercap FasterCap] is ongoing.
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The EM Workbench is a [[External_workbenches|FreeCAD addon]], that can be installed on demand. It is not part of the standard FreeCAD install.
  
 
[[Image:Screenshot_EM_window.png|600px]]
 
[[Image:Screenshot_EM_window.png|600px]]
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== Installation ==
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At present, the EM Workbench must be manually installed. See the instructions in the README at the [https://github.com/ediloren/EM-Workbench-for-FreeCAD EM Workbench GihHub page].
  
 
== FastHenry Tools ==
 
== FastHenry Tools ==
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* [[Image:EM_FHNode.png|32px]] [[EM_FHNode|FHNode]]: Creates a node
 
* [[Image:EM_FHNode.png|32px]] [[EM_FHNode|FHNode]]: Creates a node
 
===Preferences===
 
 
* No preferences are supported at present.
 
  
 
== API ==
 
== API ==
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slsLdLoF2OI FreeCAD ElectroMagnetic WorkBench tutorial: using the path object, part 2]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slsLdLoF2OI FreeCAD ElectroMagnetic WorkBench tutorial: using the path object, part 2]
  
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Revision as of 18:42, 2 January 2019

Introduction

The ElectroMagnetic (EM) Workbench provides the CAD front-end interface to some open source free solvers. At present it supports FastHenry. Support for FasterCap is ongoing. The EM Workbench is a FreeCAD addon, that can be installed on demand. It is not part of the standard FreeCAD install.

Screenshot EM window.png

Installation

At present, the EM Workbench must be manually installed. See the instructions in the README at the EM Workbench GihHub page.

FastHenry Tools

These are tools used to interface with FastHenry:

API

The EM tools can be used in macros and from the Python console by using the EM API.

Tutorials

Some video tutorials are available: