|Part → Primitives → Cylinder
|Introduced in version
- 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 a full cylinder with a radius of 2 mm and height of 10 mm, centered along the global z-axis and attached to the global xy-plane.
The cylinder properties can later be edited, either in the Property editor or by double-clicking the cylinder in the Tree view.
- 数据Angle: This is the rotation angle that permits the creation of a portion of cylinder (it is set to 360° by default)
- 数据Height: The height is the distance in the z-axis
- 数据Radius: The radius defines a plane in x-y.
- 数据First Angle: Angle in first direction. introduced in version 0.20
- 数据Second Angle: Angle in second direction. introduced in version 0.20
A Part Cylinder can be created using the following function:
cylinder = FreeCAD.ActiveDocument.addObject("Part::Cylinder", "myCylinder")
"myCylinder" is the name for the object.
- The function returns the newly created object.
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