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CreateBodyFromCone Method (IModeler)

Creates a temporary body from cone dimensions.

.NET Syntax

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

Parameters

ConeDimArray
Array containing 9 doubles (see Remarks)

Return Value

Body

Example

Remarks

The ConeArray argument is the following array of doubles:

 [ coneFaceCenter[3], coneAxis[3], coneBaseRadius, coneTopRadius, coneHeight ]

where:

 

coneFaceCenter[3]

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

coneAxis[3]

XYZ direction; the cone is extruded along this vector from the coneFaceCenter location, a distance of coneHeight

coneBaseRadius

Cone radius at the coneFaceCenter plane

coneTopRadius

Cone radius at coneHeight from the coneFaceCenter along the axis

coneHeight

Length to extrude along the coneAxis direction; if coneHeight is 0, then a sheet body is created of dimension coneBaseRadius and normal is defined by coneAxis

 

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