Straight Channel

Figure: Channel geometry
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The straight channel is characterized by a trapezoid cross section, the bottom width of which can be defined to vary linearly. This is illustrated in Figure [*]. The following constants have to be specified on the line beneath the *FLUID SECTION,TYPE=CHANNEL STRAIGHT card:


Example files: channel1, chanson1.