I am sure there has to be a simple way to make a cone, but I'm not seeing it.
I actually want a compressed cone, as it will be used to represent the field of view from a camera with a 90 degree vertical FOV and a 120 degree horizontal FOV. What this means is that I really need an elliptical cone. However, I can't seem to find a way to make just a normal cone! : )
I can do this in other tools, but can't solve it in Fusion for Mac. Here's a screenshot of what I did in Sketchup, which I am looking to do in Fusion. I don't particularly care if it's a solid cone or just a shell (although my requirement may change later).
Can someone please help me out with this?
Yes you can make an elliptical cone in Inventor Fusion. First, draw a triangle and revolve it into a cone shape. Next, use Modify > Scale and pick non-uniform scaling. You can squish the cone into an eliptical cone in this manner.
Log into access your profile, ask and answer questions, share ideas and more. Haven't signed up yet? Register