The TruncatedPyramid command draws a pyramid whose apex is truncated by a plane.
Steps
1. | Draw the base polygon. |
Note: See the Polygon command for option descriptions.
2. | Pick the end of the pyramid (apex). Or, Type a number to set the height. Positive numbers set the height above the base. Negative numbers set the height below the base. |
3. | Pick a radius or type a distance for the top surface. |
Direction constraint options
Direction constraints restrict the direction of the circle.
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
Rhinoceros 5 © 2010-2015 Robert McNeel & Associates. 17-Sep-2015