The OffsetMesh command copies a mesh so that all vertices on the copied mesh are a specified distance from the original mesh vertices.


Select meshes.

Command-line options

Offset distance

Sets the distance or thickness.


The value by which the Offset distance edit box is increased or decreased with the spinner controls.


Fills the edges between the original and new mesh to create a closed mesh.


The BothSides option draws the object on both sides of the start point, creating the object twice as long as you indicate.

The BothSides option demonstrated with the Line command.

Delete input meshes

Deletes the original mesh.


Flips the offset direction of the mesh.

See also

Edit mesh objects

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