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ICreateExtrusionSurface Method (IModeler)

Creates an extruded surface.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ICreateExtrusionSurface( _
   ByVal ProfileCurve As Curve, _
   ByRef AxisDirection As System.Double _
) As Surface
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModeler
Dim ProfileCurve As Curve
Dim AxisDirection As System.Double
Dim value As Surface
value = instance.ICreateExtrusionSurface(ProfileCurve, AxisDirection)
Surface ICreateExtrusionSurface( 
   Curve ProfileCurve,
   ref System.double AxisDirection
Surface^ ICreateExtrusionSurface( 
&   Curve^ ProfileCurve,
&   System.double% AxisDirection


Profile curve
Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z)


You can use this method with:

  • A set of related functions that construct a body from trimmed surfaces. The profile curve is extruded along the direction vector of axis direction, the new surface being the envelope of the curve. The profile curve must be of type line, circle, or b-spline curve.

  • Trimming curve creation routines (for example, ISurface::AddTrimmingLoop2 or ISurface::IAddTrimmingLoop2) to construct a trimmed tabulated cylinder.


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