Chapter 3. Features
• Learn about the Features tools
• Learn how to draw 3D objects
• Learn how to use Features tools to create objects
This chapter introduces the Features tools. Features tools are used to create 3D models. A drawing usually starts with a 2D sketch as described in Chapter 2 and Features tools are applied to create a 3D model. For example, the Extruded Boss/Base features tool can be applied to a rectangle to create a rectangular prism or box. Figure 3-1 shows the Features tool panel.
3-2 Extruded Boss/Base
The Extruded Boss/Base tool is used to add thickness or height to an ...