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GetTessTriangles Method (IFace2)

Gets the triangles that make up the shaded picture tessellation for this face.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetTessTriangles( _
   ByVal NoConversion As System.Boolean _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFace2
Dim NoConversion As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.GetTessTriangles(NoConversion)
System.object GetTessTriangles( 
   System.bool NoConversion
System.Object^ GetTessTriangles( 
&   System.bool NoConversion



True prohibits conversion to user units from system units, false does not

Return Value

Array (see Remarks)



These triangles are intended for graphics display purposes and do not represent a tessellation that can be used, for example, by a machining application. If you need the kind of accuracy associated with a machining product, traverse the body faces and extract the topology and geometry data to create your own faceting.

The format of the returned data is:

float x, y, z - First point in meters

float x, y, z - Second point in meters

float x, y, z - Third point in meters

where this data repeats itself for each of the triangles on this face.

The total size of the data is [ 9 x sizeof(float) x (number of triangles) ].


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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