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CylindricalSurface Constructor (Vector, Vector, LineSegment, LineSegment)

Instantiates a cylindrical surface with given parameters. The boundaries are defined by the side boundaries (i.e. generator lines of the cylinder).

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Model
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Model (in Tekla.Structures.Model.dll) Version: 2019.1.0.0 (2019.1.0.0)
Syntax
public CylindricalSurface(
	Vector endFaceNormal1,
	Vector endFaceNormal2,
	LineSegment sideBoundary1,
	LineSegment sideBoundary2
)

Parameters

endFaceNormal1
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dVector
The first end face normal.
endFaceNormal2
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dVector
The second end face normal.
sideBoundary1
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dLineSegment
The first side boundary.
sideBoundary2
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dLineSegment
The second side boundary.
Exceptions
Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException Throws exception if one of the arguments has null value.
Remarks
This constructor may be numerically instable if the end faces are very close
See Also