Part Prism

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Part Prism.png Part Prism

Menu location
Part → Create Primitives → Prism
Default shortcut
Introduced in version
See also
Part → Primitives → Box


A Part Prism is available from the Create Primitives dialogue in the Part workbench. A Part Prism is a solid defined by a regular polygon cross section and a height.

The Create Primitives dialogue can be accessed via the CreatePrimitives icon Part CreatePrimitives.png located in the Part menu or the Part toolbar, in the Part Workbench.


  • Polygon - the number of sides of the polygon which describes the cross section of the Part Prism
  • circumradius - the circumradius is the distance from the centre of the polygon to a vertex.
  • Height - the height of the Part Prism