Decimal Separator in Excel

Depending on where you are in the world, the convention for a decimal separator is usually either a point “.”, or a comma “,”.  This article discusses the use of decimal separators as it related to Vortarus Technologies products. For Microsoft Excel, there are two ways to set what decimal separator is used in worksheets. …

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Using the MEboost Shaft Design Tool

MEboost’s shaft design tool allows for comprehensive analysis of shaft designs.  The shaft design tool allows for the following analysis: Static stress. Deflection and slope. Stress life fatigue analysis for infinite life. Static and fatigue stress concentrations. Critical speed calculation. For more general information on shaft design, see shaft design considerations. Shaft Design Tool Coordinate …

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Presenting Simulation Results

Presenting the results of a Monte Carlo simulation can be challenging when your audience isn’t inclined to receive probabilistic information.  Decision makers often want a single number for net present value, project completion date, or profit. How do we as the modeler/analyst present this information so it is understood and appreciated for the extra information …

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