Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D – Part 1

Union

1.  Open           a drawing with 3D objects and display in a 3D view.

2.    Choose     Modify, Solids Editing, Union.

or

3.    Type          UNION at the command prompt.

Command:      UNION

Select objects: pick objects to union

Select objects: ENTER

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D - Part 1

Solid  Objects  Unioned  Together

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D - Part 1-1 Subtract

1.  Open    a drawing with 3D objects and display in a 3D view.

2.    Choose   Modify, Solids Editing, Subtract.

or

3.    Type     SUBTRACT at the command prompt.

Command: SUBTRACT

SUBTRACT Select solids and regions to subtract from…

Select objects: pick the main box

Select objects: (press enter)

Select solids and regions to subtract… Select objects: pick the other solids Select objects: enter

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D - Part 1-2

Objects  Subtracted  from  Box

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D - Part 1-3 Intersect

1.    Choose   Modify, Solids Editing, Intersect

or

2.    Type     INTERSECT at the command prompt.

Command: INTERSECT

Select objects: pick objects

Select objects: enter

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D - Part 1-4

Intersection of Cylinder and Box

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D - Part 1-5

Solid Composites in AutoCAD 3D – Part 2