Place a topological point by distances from a reference point - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Molded Forms

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10.1(2014R1)
  1. Create a point to use as a reference point by creating another topological point or using Insert > Control Point.

    Control Point in the Common User's Guide

    Topological Points (Insert Menu) in the Molded Forms User's Guide

  2. In the Molded Forms task, select Insert > Topological Points.

  3. Click PointFromCS on the Point Palette.

  4. Select a coordinate system.

  5. Click , and select the reference point.

  6. Type values for X, Y, and Z.

    A green preview point appears. It is offset from the reference point by the X, Y, and Z values and along the X, Y, and Z axes of the coordinate system.

  7. Optionally, type a name for the point.

  8. Optionally, select More in the Parent box, and select a parent system for the point.

  9. Click Finish.

    Point geometry is displayed in the graphic view and in the Workspace Explorer.