This article provides details about the Shell Tool.

Description

Makes the object hollow, removing the selected Face(s) and thickening the adjacent walls a specified distance. 

Availability

This tool is available under the following conditions:

  • One or more sub-shapes are selected
  • All of the selected sub-shapes are Faces

Parameters

  • Offset: The distance from the adjacent outside walls

Options

This tool does not have any options.

Controls

This tool does not have any controls. 

Notes

  • All of the selected Faces are removed from the resulting Shape.
  • The shell offset is measured from the outer Faces toward the 'inside' of the Shape.
  • Negative offsets are not permitted.

Demonstration

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