Applying beveled vector extrusions

You can apply beveled edges to an object or a vector extrusion.

Creating beveled vector extrusions.

Creating beveled vector extrusions.

To apply a bevel to a vector extrusion

1 Using the Pick tool, select the extrusion.

2 Click the Bevels button on the Property Bar.

3 Enable the Use Bevel check box.

4 Type a value in the Bevel Depth box to specify how deep you want the bevel.

You can specify values from 0.001 to 1980 inches (or the equivalent in other units of measurement).

5 Type a value in the Bevel Angle box to specify the angle at which you want to cut the bevel edge.

You can specify values from 1.0 (a nearly straight bevel) to 89.0 degrees (a high-angle bevel).

f^ • You can also set the bevel depth and angle using the Interactive Display box.

To apply a bevel to an object

1 Open the Interactive Tools flyout, and click the Interactive Extrude tool.

2 Select the object to which you want to apply a bevel.

3 Click the Bevels button on the Property Bar.

4 Enable the Use Bevel check box.

5 Enable the Show Bevel Only check box.

• By pressing ESC when you're dragging the Interactive Extrude tool, you return the object to its state prior to dragging.

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