CADDIT CAD CAM CNC Software - download AutoCAD compatible design software progeCAD Alibre T-FLEX and more
CADDIT Website Knowledge Base Search:
CL

progeCAD Help

CR
Welcome to progeCAD
Working with progeCAD
Command Reference
CAD System Variables
Programming progeCAD
Full Index (caution - 400kb)

Further Links:

Download progeCAD
Register progeCAD

Learning

T-FLEX PLM tutorial (PDF)
progeCAD IntelliCAD and AutoCAD training 
CATIA 2D 3D design tutorial
Alibre CAD/CAM basic tutorial

Resources

Educational CAD Software Solutions
Python scripting for DOS and Windows
Other free software downloads
CADDIT CAD CAM Forum Australia
__

Creating cones

You can create a three-dimensional cone defined by a circular base and tapering to a point perpendicular to the base. The base of the cone is always parallel to the xy plane of the current UCS; the height of the cone is always parallel to the z-axis. You position the cone by specifying the center of the base. You determine the size of the cone by specifying either the radius or the diameter of the base and the height.


NOTE The cone is created as a three-dimensional ACIS solid.


To create a cone

  1. Do one of the following:
    • Choose Insert > 3D Entities > Cone.
    • On the Solids toolbar, click the Cone tool ().
    • Type cone and then press Enter.
  2. Specify the center of the base of the cone.
  3. Specify the radius or diameter.
  4. Specify the height.

 

Center of the base (A), radius of the base (B), and the height (C).

To create a cone as a three-dimensional surface

  1. Do one of the following:
    • On the Draw 3D toolbar, click the Cone tool ().
    • Type ai_cone and then press Enter.
  2. Specify the center of the base of the cone.
  3. Specify the radius or diameter.
  4. Specify the height.

Creating boxes

Creating cylinders

Creating dishes

Creating domes

Creating pyramids

Creating spheres

Creating three-dimensional entities

Creating tori

Creating wedges

Create a box

Create a cylinder

Create a dish

Create a dome

Create a pyramid with a planar top

Create a sphere

Create a tetrahedron

Create a torus

Create a wedge

CADDIT® is a registered trademark in Australia. All Rights Reserved. Comments concerning the content of this site should be addressed to our webmaster. progeCAD is a trademark of ProgeCAD srl. Autodesk® and AutoCAD® are both registered trademarks or trademarks of a third party, and used only for comparison purposes. All other trademarks, trade names or company names referenced herein are used for identification only and are the property of their respective owners. Legal and Terms of Use. Google. Find us on Google+.