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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)
System.object CreateBodyFromCone( 
   System.object ConeDimArray
System.Object^ CreateBodyFromCone( 
&   System.Object^ ConeDimArray


Array containing 9 doubles (see Remarks)

Return Value




The ConeArray argument is the following array of doubles:

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




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


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


Cone radius at the coneFaceCenter plane


Cone radius at coneHeight from the coneFaceCenter along the axis


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


See Also

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