Creates a simple parametric cylinder, with position, angle, radius and height parameters.
- Switch to the Part Workbench
- There are several ways to invoke the command:
- Press the Cylinder button in the toolbar.
- Select Part → Primitives → Cylinder entry from the top menu
Result: The default result is for a full cylinder is to be centered by one circular face coincident with the global origin (point 0,0,0), with a radius of 2mm and height of 10mm.
The properties can later be edited in the data tab for the cylinder:
- Angle: The angle parameter permits the creation of a portion of cylinder (it is set to 360° by default)
- Height: The height is the distance in the z-axis
- Radius: The radius defines a plane in x-y.
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