Command Line 6.3

3.22. cone command

Description: This command draws a closed or open cone.

Inline mode usage:

  • cone -h: Displays the help file that summarizes the parameters for this command.
  • cone –n <name> -p <center_x> <center_y> <center_z> <radius_bottom> <height> <radius_top> <height>: Draws an open cone (no surfaces for the bottom and top bases) with the specified parameters.
  • cone –c –n <name> -p <center_x> <center_y> <center_z> <radius_bottom> <height> <radius_top> <height>: Draws a closed cone with the specified parameters.

Interactive mode usage:

  • Invocationcone (only the shell (lateral surface) is drawn) or cone –c (caps of the cone as a solid model).
  • Parameters:
    • Center point of the base, specified in "x y z" format: x y z.
    • Bottom radius: radius_bottom.
    • Height of the cone: height.
    • Top radius: radius_top.


> cone -c

Select center [x y z]: 0 1 0

Set bottom radius: 5

Set height: 4

Set top radius: 3


Resulting cone



We use cookies on this website to improve your navigation experience on this site. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy.

I agree