XirusCAD Surface of Revolution

Menu Hierarchy:

XirusCAD – Surface from Curves – Surface of Revolution

Toolbar Item:

Surface from Curves – Generate a surface of revolution from a Xirus curve

Command Line:



The Surface of Revolution command allows you to revolve a XirusCAD curve around an axis.


  • Number of points around axis
  • DeleteInput: Either ‘On’ or ‘Off’. On: Input XirusCAD curve is deleted upon execution of the command.
  • Axis

How To

You can call the Surface of Revolution command from the XirusCAD menu, from the XirusCAD Toolbar or from the command line. You have to provide the number of points around the axis, select the XirusCAD curve, and define the axis of the revolution (e.g., by providing its start and end points).