How to create a section view of a 3D model
Keywords: 3D model cutting, section view, section plane, saving of a section view, 3D gizmo, internal structure
Learn how to create a section view of your 3D model (STEP, IGES, STL, SLDPRT, X_T, X_B, SAT, OBJ, BREP, DWG) to see its internal structure.
- Open your 3D file.
- Select the 3D Section tool.
- In the opened window, click to add a new section plane. It is possible to add several section planes.
- Adjust the section plane position by specifying the parameter values in the 3D Section window or moving the 3D gizmo handles.
- To save a section view as a separate 3D file, click , then specify a file path, its name, and output format.
To know more about the 3D section feature, please visit our help page.