Recreating Andrew Kudless's p_wall panel

I think I have everything set up correctly, but for some reason, I cannot get the mesh to collide with the dowels when the load is applied.

Essentially, what should happen is when the mesh begin’s to rise, the dowels will push into it to create reliefs in the mesh. (35.8 KB)

Not exactly the same as your reference image, anyway hope attached is of some help… (18.4 KB)