Work Entry Point Timing

The time between arrivals in a Work Entry Point is controlled by the timing information on the Work Entry Point dialog highlighted by the red box in the picture below.

Distribution Type

Use the drop-down box to select the distribution you want to use to generate the time for the particular activity that the timing panel relates.

Click the down-arrow button to see a list of available distributions (select the one you want) or click the NEW button to create a new distribution of your own.

A number of standard distributions are available in SIMUL8.

Distribution Detail

The DETAIL button in timing/distribution panels enables you to check and change the parameters of distribution that you have specially created for you simulation (including named distributions). The DETAIL button is only enabled if the distribution type selection box is set to a distribution that you have defined.


Click the NEW button to create a distribution of your own. You could create a: