This tech tip explains how to draw a 3D box using Meshed Solids.
Part 1: Meshed Solid 3D Box
Change the view direction and drawing plane to Top (View > View Direction > Top
and also View > Drawing plane > Top
Go to Draw > Meshed Solids > Box
, and then enter a box size of 390 x 190 x 190
as shown below.
Click in the drawing view to specify the position of the 3D box.
Change the view direction to SW Isometric (View > View Direction > SW Isometric
At this stage the mesh is drawn as 'wireframe' (only the edge lines are visible).
Right-click in the drawing view and select Render View
To change render settings in the Render View
, right-click and
choose Render Settings
Change Render mode to Smooth Shading and other settings as pictured above, and then click OK.
The rendered drawing should look like the image below.