RECTNG, X1, X2, Y1, Y2
Creates a rectangular area anywhere on the working plane.

Compatible Products: – | Pro | Premium | Enterprise | Ent PP | Ent Solver | DYNA

X1, X2

Working plane X coordinates of the rectangle.

Y1, Y2

Working plane Y coordinates of the rectangle.


The area will be defined with four keypoints and four lines. See the BLC4 and BLC5 commands for alternate ways to create rectangles.

Menu Paths

Main Menu>Preprocessor>Modeling>Create>Areas>Rectangle>By Dimensions

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