Creating a shell from solids, NURBS surfaces, and planar objects


Tool set


Shell Solid


3D Modeling


The Shell Solid tool creates a hollow shell from a solid object or gives thickness to NURBS surfaces and planar objects. Most injection-molded plastic parts have a shell.

Shell from a solid object

Shell from a NURBS surface

Shell from a planar object

Concept: NURBS curves and surfaces

Direct modeling with the Offset Edge tool


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