CAD Forum - tips, tricks, discussion and utilities for AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit and other Autodesk products []
Cesky English Deutsch
 Visitors: 2073 
Plex.Earth connects AutoCAD and Google Earth

CAD tip CAD tip # 12059:

Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

Setting the G0, G1, G2 continuity of lofting.

A - answer In the parameters of the LOFT command you can specify the level (order) of continuity, smoothness between profiles of the new surface or solid body.

After you specify the source profiles, use the Settings option and in the dialog "Loft Settings" set the continuity for Smooth fit (LOFTNORMALS).

Subsequently you can adjust the continuity and bulge values on the resulting object through different types of grips - see the different continuity settings on the lofted objects (the same combination of an ellipse + point):

100% *  CAD 
10.11.2018    1094×  
Prices - CAD eShop:
applies to: AutoCAD ·

See also:
Tip 7800:How to model a 3D hyperboloid?
Tip 7267:How to make a 3D solid from a series of profile outlines?
Tip 2231:How to read a coordinate list into Inventor (sketch)?
Tip 996:How to unfold 3D model (e.g. sheetmetal) into 2D?

Back   All CAD Tips All CAD tips&tricks

Have we helped you? If you want to support the CAD Forum web service, consider buying one of our CAD applications, or our custom software development offerings, or donating via PayPal (see above). You may also add a link to your web - like this "fan" link: CAD Forum - tips, utilities, blocks for Autodesk products
CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   

Export 3D VRML scenes from AutoCAD and Inventor
VRMLout More info

Please use these tips at your own risk.
CAD Studio is not responsible for possible problems that may occur as a result of using any of these tips.