Pyramid

The Pyramid command draws a pyramid.

Steps

1. Draw the base polygon.

See the Polygon command for option descriptions.

2. Pick the end of the pyramid (apex), or type a value to set the height.

Options

Direction constraint options

None

The center can be anywhere in 3-D space.

The second point can be placed anywhere using elevator mode, object snaps or other modeling aids.

Vertical

Draws an object perpendicular to the construction plane.

Pick the center and a radius or diameter.

AroundCurve

Draws a circle perpendicular to a curve.

Select a curve and pick the center of the circle on the curve and a Radius or Diameter.

Solid

The Solid option fills the base with a surface to form a closed solid.

See also

Create solid objects