To Modify an Entity (Face, Edge or Vertex) of a Solid
Modify Solid tool.
Select the target solid.
The solid highlights.
As per your requirement, do one of the following :
To Modify Select Face Edge Vertex
Select the entity (face, edge or vertex) to modify.
The entity highlights.Tip: If you want to select a hidden face, reset until the required face highlights. The faces that are behind the pointer get selected one after another with each reset.
- (Optional) If modifying a face of a solid, turn on Distance and enter the desired value or use the Variable link to set it from the available variables in the Variables dialog.
If modifying a face of a solid, select the
Offset keeps the extrusion parallel to the adjacent faces. Whereas, Move lets you extrude in a freeform style.
Move the pointer to define the direction of the modification.
If Distance is off, the pointer defines both the direction and the distance of the modification.
Enter a data point to modify the solid.
Modifying the face of a solid. Left: Distance = Off, Mode = Offset | Right: Distance = Off, Mode = Move.