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How to convert 3D polylines to 3D surfaces?

A - answer You can use the SURFPATCH command to convert a closed 3D polyline to a surface patch (3D surface).

The command option _Curves and selection of the boundary control curve will create a patch surface associative to this curve. With its properties you can set the density of displayed isolines and control other parameters of the boundary patch.

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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD 2012 · AutoCAD 2011 ·

See also:
Tip 11511:Assigning elevations to 2D contours (isolines).
Tip 11446:Rough display or circular edges and faces in Inventor.
Tip 11425:Contour lines on a toposurface are displayed as too thick lines.
Tip 11387:How to edit large STL files in Fusion 360?
Tip 11320:How to find volume, mass or surface area of a component in Fusion 360?


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