Creating a Tabulated Cylinder Surface
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Follow the steps below to create a tabulated cylinder surface. Note that before using the Tabulated Cylinder feature, you must have the curve profile constructed.


Using the Function:

  1. Select Tabulated Surface from the Create>Surfaces submenu.

  2. The Tabulated Cylinder dialog appears. Specify the start and end distances and select OK when done.

  3. Select the generator curve.

  4. Select the direction vector.

  • 2 Positions – Indicate two points to define the vector direction.

  • Line – Select a line to define the vector direction.

  • Vector – Select another vector by which the vector direction will be defined

  1. The tabulated cylinder surface is then created.