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CreateBodyFromCyl Method (IModeler)

Creates a temporary body from cylinder dimensions.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateBodyFromCyl( _
   ByVal CylDimArray As Object _
) As Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModeler
Dim CylDimArray As Object
Dim value As Object
 
value = instance.CreateBodyFromCyl(CylDimArray)
C# 
object CreateBodyFromCyl( 
   object CylDimArray
)
C++/CLI 
Object^ CreateBodyFromCyl( 
&   Object^ CylDimArray
) 

Parameters

CylDimArray
Array containing 8 doubles (see Remarks)

Return Value

Body

Remarks

TheCylArray argument is the following array of doubles:

 [ cylFaceCenter[3], cylAxis[3], cylRadius, cylHeight ]

where:

 

cylFaceCenter[3]

XYZ location that represents the center of one of the cylinder faces

cylAxis[3]

XYZ direction; the cylinder is extruded along this vector from the cylFaceCenter location for a distance of cylHeight

cylRadius

Cylinder radius

cylHeight

Length to extrude along the cylAxis direction; if cylHeight is 0, then a sheet body is created of dimension cylRadius and whose normal is defined by cylAxis

 

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