Add Point-Cloud FB

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Add Point-Cloud FB

What is a Point-Cloud?

See also : Point-Cloud FB dialog-box

A Point-Cloud is an array of coordinates that specify the shape of a 2D or 3D object.

Frequently, the shape is a cam that you want to reverse-engineer. But, you can use a Point-Cloud from many reasons.

Add Point-Cloud FB

What to do :


STEP 1Add a Point-Cloud FB to a Part

Add Point-Cloud FB

1.Click Add menu > Mechanism menu  > Add Point-Cloud FB

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1.Click Modeling FB toolbar > Add Point-Cloud FB

The Command-Manager has one selection box. You must select a Part.

2.Click a Part in the graphic-area or Assembly-Tree

3.Click OK-tiny-11-15 in the Command-Manager

The Point-Cloud FB is now in the graphic-area.

STEP 2Open the Point-Cloud dialog-box:

1.Double-click a Point-Cloud FB in the graphic-area or Assembly-Tree

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See How to Open a Dialog-Box.

The Point-Cloud dialog-box is now open.

STEP 3See Point-Cloud dialog-box.

Video :

See YouTube:

tog_minusApplication Note: To reverse-engineer a 2D-Cam.