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ICreateSphericalSurface2 Method (IModeler)

Creates an untrimmed spherical surface.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ICreateSphericalSurface2( _
   ByRef Center As System.Double, _
   ByRef Axis As System.Double, _
   ByRef RefDir As System.Double, _
   ByVal Radius As System.Double _
) As Surface
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModeler
Dim Center As System.Double
Dim Axis As System.Double
Dim RefDir As System.Double
Dim Radius As System.Double
Dim value As Surface
value = instance.ICreateSphericalSurface2(Center, Axis, RefDir, Radius)
Surface ICreateSphericalSurface2( 
   ref System.double Center,
   ref System.double Axis,
   ref System.double RefDir,
   System.double Radius
Surface^ ICreateSphericalSurface2( 
&   System.double% Center,
&   System.double% Axis,
&   System.double% RefDir,
&   System.double Radius


Array containing 3 doubles for XYZ location of the center of the spherical surface
Array containing 3 doubles
Array containing 3 doubles
Radius at the center

Return Value

Untrimmed spherical surface


The axis argument is the axis of the sphere; the refDir argument is perpendicular to the axis and through the center of the sphere and defines the origin of the UV space.

You can trim the resulting surface to generate a sheet body, for example, using ISurface::CreateTrimmedSheet or ISurface::ICreateTrimmedSheet3.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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