Cut a path

  Cuts

Basic

  1. Set your viewport in perspective mode (toggle orthographic/perspective with the 5 key).
  2. Select the object which be cutted.
  3. Press F.
  4. Click on Cut/Add.
  5. Press S.
  6. Left click on a face.
  7. Move your cursor and left click again to place the other vertices.
  8. Space to validate the drawing (the orange path).
  9. Move the cursor from left to right to adjust the depth of your drawing.
  10. Left click to validate
  11. Right click to quit Fluent.

Start the drawing from the outside

Same process than previous one with one more step.

  1. Set your viewport in perspective mode (toggle orthographic/perspective with the 5 key).
  2. Select the object which be cutted.
  3. Press F.
  4. Click on Cut/Add.
  5. Press S.
  6. Shift+ left click on a face to set it as drawing surface.
  7. Left click on a face.
  8. Move your cursor and left click again to place the other vertices.
  9. Space to validate the drawing.
  10. Move the cursor from left to right to adjust the depth of your drawing.
  11. Left click to validate
  12. Right click to quit Fluent.

Directional snap

To force horizontal/vertical/45° direction, hold Ctrl.