Creating Prisms

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The prism is an n-sided, constant radius tube with n-sided planar faces on the ends of the tube.

To create a Prism

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

Command

[Create] Prism [Height|Z] <z-val> Sides <nsides> Radius <radius>

Notes