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ICreatePlanarSurface2 Method (IModeler)

Creates a new infinite planar surface.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ICreatePlanarSurface2( _
   ByRef RootPoint As System.Double, _
   ByRef Normal As System.Double, _
   ByRef Ref As System.Double _
) As Surface
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModeler
Dim RootPoint As System.Double
Dim Normal As System.Double
Dim Ref As System.Double
Dim value As Surface
value = instance.ICreatePlanarSurface2(RootPoint, Normal, Ref)
Surface ICreatePlanarSurface2( 
   ref System.double RootPoint,
   ref System.double Normal,
   ref System.double Ref
Surface^ ICreatePlanarSurface2( 
&   System.double% RootPoint,
&   System.double% Normal,
&   System.double% Ref


Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z)
Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z)
Array of 3 doubles representing the vector defining the x-axis on the plane

Return Value

Newly created planar surface


You can use this method with:

  • A set of related functions designed to construct a body from trimmed surfaces. It can also be used with trimming curve creation routines to construct a trimmed planar surface.

  • Trimming curve creation routines such as ISurface::AddTrimmingLoop2 or ISurface::IAddTrimmingLoop2 to construct a trimmed surface.

See IBody2::CreatePlanarTrimSurfaceDLL or IBody2::ICreatePlanarTrimSurfaceDLL, which allows you to create a planar trimmed surface directly from the vertex points.


See Also


SolidWorks 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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