Defines a circle on a location plane. Its main purpose is the support of drawing file translations and the generation of basic outline geometry for CFD meshing tools. The circle and location plane can be interactively manipulated.
Menu: Create -> Circle
Interactively create an circle by clicking to three points to the representation. The initial orientation of circle will be defined on the Default Edit Plane.
Edit mode is entered by pressing F2 displaying the control points of the circle. The control points of the entity are selected and edited using the PolyCAD standard manipulation techniques.
Entity Attributes Panel
Circle Attributes Panel
Import / Export
|Initial Graphics Exchange Spec. (IGES)||x||x|
|Ansys Element Script||as Polyline|
|Gridgen Glyph Script||as Polyline|
|ACIS (Autodeck/Tribon/Aveva Marine Initial Design)||as Polyline|