Creating Frustums/Cones

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A frustrum is a general right elliptical cone with a top radius greater than 0.

To create a Cone or Frustrum

  1. On the Command Panel, click on Geometry and then Volume.
  2. Click on the Create action button.
  3. Select Cone from the drop-down menu.
  4. Enter in the desired values for Height, Top Radius and Radius.
  5. Select Cirular or Elliptical.
  6. Click Apply.

Command

[Create] Frustum [Height|Z] <z-height> Radius <x-radius> [Top <top_radius>]

[Create] Frustum [Height|Z] <z-height> Major Radius <radius> Minor Radius <radius> [Top <top_radius>]

Notes