On Elena Menéndez's question above, is there an answer. I am finding that amplitude is half the range as well in this method.? Anyone knows why?
"I have noticed one important difference in the rainflow when compared with the rutine used by the software Bladed. The latter always assigns one full cycle to the range (max-min) of the timeseries. However, your rutine assigns 0.5 cycles to this range. Which one is more accurate? "