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Cut Mesh

Cutting Mesh

CAD drafting Cut Mesh 0   Ribbon: TopoplanModify TIN > CAD software Cut Mesh 1 Cut Mesh

CAD drawing Cut Mesh 2   Menu: GroundEditing TIN > CAD drafting Cut Mesh 3 Cut Mesh

CAD software Cut Mesh 4   Toolbar: Editing TIN > CAD drawing Cut Mesh 5 Cut Mesh

CAD drafting Cut Mesh 6 Command line: NG_MESH_CUT

The command’s purpose is to split a mesh into divisions.


The command options are set on the Properties bar.


Save result as

Influences on objects that will be created in the process of performing the command: a Submesh or Polyfacemesh can be created.

Delete source mesh

Yes – as a result of the command, several meshes will be created, and a source mesh will be deleted.

No – as a result of the command, several meshes will be created, while the source mesh will also remain in a drawing.

Specify closed contour

onScreen – after changes are applied, indicate the nodes of cutting contour with the cursor;

Selection – for cutting, select a previously prepared closed polyline in a drawing;

Profile – indicate by the cursor the nodes in a drawing with possibility to extend the cutting profile to the mesh edges (Extendall option) or to close (Close option; if this option is selected, the result will be similar to selecting the onScreen option).


Command prompts:

Apply changes <Yes> or [Yes/No]:

Yes – cutting will be performed with the current settings.

No – if settings have been changed, they are not saved. Cutting will be performed with the settings that were displayed immediately after running the command.


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