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How to convert a pyramid made of 3D faces to a 3D solid?

A - answer A pyramid (tetrahedron), box, polyhedron or other 3D geometry consisting of a "watertight" shell of 3D faces can be converted to solid 3D body in AutoCAD with a sequence of commands _CONVTOSURFACE and then _SURFSCULPT. This will convert a "paper" model (shell) to a "wooden" model (volume, solid).

See more in Tip 5019.

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8.2.2016    1688x  
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See also:
Tip 11054:Difference volume (3D solid) between two TIN surfaces (sets of coordinates)
Tip 10859:How to suppress a surface body in rendering of an assembly?
Tip 10682:Automatic classification of drawing objects by their properties.
Tip 10167:Keyboard shortcuts in Autodesk Fusion 360.
Tip 10102:How to simplify a complex 3D mesh model?


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