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ICreateBodyFromBox2 Method (IModeler)

Obsolete. Superseded by IModeler::CreateBodyFromBox3.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ICreateBodyFromBox2( _
   ByRef BoxDimArray As System.Double _
) As Body2
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModeler
Dim BoxDimArray As System.Double
Dim value As Body2
value = instance.ICreateBodyFromBox2(BoxDimArray)
Body2 ICreateBodyFromBox2( 
   ref System.double BoxDimArray
Body2^ ICreateBodyFromBox2( 
&   System.double% BoxDimArray


Array of 9 doubles (see Remarks)

Return Value



The input parameter is the following array of doubles:

[ boxFaceCenter[3], boxAxis[3], boxWidth, boxLength, boxHeight ]



XYZ location that represents the center of one of the box faces.


XYZ direction. The box will be extruded along this vector from the boxFaceCenter location, a distance of boxHeight.


Box width. If boxAxis is parallel to the Z axis (0,0,1), then this value represents the dimension that is parallel to the X-axis; otherwise, the orientation is not defined.


Box length. If boxAxis is parallel to the Z axis (0,0,1), then this value represents the dimension that is parallel to the Y axis; otherwise, the orientation is not defined.


Height to extrude along the boxAxis direction. If boxHeight is 0, a sheet body will be created of dimension boxWidth x boxLength and whose normal is defined by boxAxis.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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