Cross Section

Creates a cross section sketch by cutting the solid with a plane.

Property Panel


Determines whether the cut lines of the outer edges, the inner edges or both are used.

Contours: All - Inner - Outer
Cross Section Contours


The orientation of the plane as a rotation angle around the X-axis and the Y-axis.


The displacement of the plane from the pivot point of the body.

Take Working Plane

Adopts the working plane again as the section plane.

Creating a Cross Section

  1. Set the working plane as the starting point for the cutting plane.

  2. Select the solid to get the result of the operation.

  3. Select Cross Section from ribbon menu group Boolean.

  4. Adjust the section plane exactly by rotating and moving it.