Tutorial - Adding a loft profile to a lofted part


  1. Step 1:

    If we already created a lofted part like in the picture.

  2. Step 2:

    In the design tree we can see that this loft consists of 4 profiles.

  3. Step 3:

    If we want to add a new profile for a loft or we want to see an existing profile somewhere in between the existing profiles this is what we have to do.

  4. Step 4:

    We right click on the part and the window appears where we click on the add loft section. Than we get a preview like on the picture. The property manager on our left side is already showing us the 4 profiles that we used for this feature. On the part you can see a plane

  5. Step 5:

    This plane can be moved up and down. And every time you move it you can see a sketch of the profile.

  6. Step 6:

    You can also rotate a plane.

  7. Step 7:

    You can also check the check box in the property manager saying use selected plane.

  8. Step 8:

    If we select a plane that we placed on the location that we want we will get a sketch of the profile on that place

  9. Step 9:

    Like in the picture.

  10. Step 10:

    If we edit this picture,

  11. Step 11:

    And we change it,

  12. Step 12:

    We get something like this.