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CreateBodyFromCyl Method (IModeler)

Creates a temporary body from cylinder dimensions.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateBodyFromCyl( _
   ByVal CylDimArray As System.Object _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModeler
Dim CylDimArray As System.Object
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.CreateBodyFromCyl(CylDimArray)
System.object CreateBodyFromCyl( 
   System.object CylDimArray
System.Object^ CreateBodyFromCyl( 
&   System.Object^ CylDimArray


Array containing 8 doubles (see Remarks)

Return Value



TheCylArray argument is the following array of doubles:

 [ cylFaceCenter[3], cylAxis[3], cylRadius, cylHeight ]




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


XYZ direction; the cylinder is extruded along this vector from the cylFaceCenter location for a distance of cylHeight


Cylinder radius


Length to extrude along the cylAxis direction; if cylHeight is 0, then a sheet body is created of dimension cylRadius and whose normal is defined by cylAxis


See Also

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