ldele

Mapdl.ldele(nl1='', nl2='', ninc='', kswp='', **kwargs)

Deletes unmeshed lines.

APDL Command: LDELE

Parameters
  • nl1 – Delete lines from NL1 to NL2 (defaults to NL1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NL1 = ALL, NL2 and NINC are ignored and all selected lines [LSEL] are deleted. If NL1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining command fields are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NL1 (NL2 and NINC are ignored).

  • nl2 – Delete lines from NL1 to NL2 (defaults to NL1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NL1 = ALL, NL2 and NINC are ignored and all selected lines [LSEL] are deleted. If NL1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining command fields are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NL1 (NL2 and NINC are ignored).

  • ninc – Delete lines from NL1 to NL2 (defaults to NL1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NL1 = ALL, NL2 and NINC are ignored and all selected lines [LSEL] are deleted. If NL1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining command fields are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NL1 (NL2 and NINC are ignored).

  • kswp

    Specifies whether keypoints are also to be deleted:

    0 - Delete lines only.

    1 - Delete lines, as well as keypoints attached to lines but not attached to other

    lines.

Notes

A line attached to an area cannot be deleted unless the area is first deleted.