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To create an extrusion solid a contour must either be input manually as a closed polygon Home Designer image11 545 Extrusion Solids,or an existing contour Home Designer image11 546 Extrusion Solids can be used.

Input as a polygon can be performed in any view once a plane has been selected, see also ‘Inputting Primitives’.

To select a contour simply move the cursor over a surface in 3D or over a closed 2D contour, produced, for example, from a profile in the profile catalog.

When a surface or contour is detected, it is highlighted in red in the 3D preview and outlined in green in 2D.

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The solid is now created directly with a left mouse-click. The following extrusion solids result for the examples shown.

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Extrusion Solids