Place a topological point referenced from a profile or member cross-section key point - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Molded Forms

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

  2. Click PointAtOffsetFromKeyPoint on the Point Palette.

  3. Select a profile or member system.

  4. Select a plate system, profile system, member system, or reference plane intersecting the first profile or member system. This is the sketching plane.

  5. Select an index number in the Keypoint box, or click Select Value in the 3D Graphic View and select a key point in the graphic view.

    The key point displays in yellow.

  6. Type u-axis and v-axis offset values.

    Preview geometry of the point displays in green.

  7. Optionally, type a name for the point.

  8. Optionally, select More in the Parent box, and select a parent system for the point. For example, you can select the profile or member system.

  9. Optionally, type a value for the offset from the sketching plane in Offset 0, and select a value for Direction.

  10. Click Finish.

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