If you know how to use AFT Fathom, then you are over the learning curve by about 90%
One of the best advantages to AFT software tools is they offer a full solution for any single-phase pipe flow analysis calculations.
Whether you are dealing with liquids, gases, or slurries in your piping systems, AFT can handle it! The interface and overall functionality for each product
Also, each product has a few add-on modules. When you learn the powerful time-saving capability of the AFT Fathom Goal Seek & Control (GSC) module, this knowledge translates directly to using the AFT Arrow Goal Seek & Control (GSC) module. Dealing with slurries using the AFT Impulse Settling Slurry (SSL) module is no different than working with the AFT Fathom SSL module.
The other significant advantage is that any AFT model file can be imported or exported between any AFT product. This is incredibly useful because if you need to do a steady-state analysis with AFT Fathom, then find out later that you're tasked with a
No need to
- Define your transients
- Section the pipes
- Specify the simulation duration
- Then evaluate the results.
Overall, with the ease of usage, identical interface