Encyclopaedia Index
ShapeMaker Shapes which may be constructed

"BFC grid image", reads and converts a BFC grid file

"Cone", A pointed cone

"Cube", strictly a truncated pyramid (the ends may be of differing size)

"Cylinder", "Cylinder with spherical orifice", A cylinder wth
optional hemisphere

"Cylindrical bar turn", "Cylindrical pipe turn", a sharp corner in a bar
or pipe (pipe has a hole down its centre)

"Frustrum", "Frustrum with rectangular orifice", a frustum, cut off with
an adjustable hole on its axis

"Pyramid with cylindrical orifice", "Pyramid with rectangular orifice",
"Pyramid with spherical orifice", same shape as the cube but with different
holes cut into the pyramid

"Ring","Ring pipe", a torus, and a toroidal pipe.

"Sphere", "Sphere with cylindrical orifice", "Sphere with rectangular orifice",
See pyramid; a sphere with holes.

"Spherical shell", A hollowed out half sphere with adjustable hollowing factor

"Spiral", "Spiral pipe", a long spiral (with a hole down the centre intube
version)

"Tjunction bar", "Tjunction pipe", a T junction in 2 pipes

"Rectangular bar turn", "Rectangular pipe turn", a rectangle meets another
rectangle

"Flat spiral bar", "Flat spiral pipe", as the spiral but with a rectangular
cross section

"Xjunction bar", "Xjunction pipe", two bars intersect

"Joukowsky Airfoil", "NACA 4 Digit Airfoil", two air foil shapes,
one theoretical the other well tested

"Design Workshop File" output from Design Workshop to convert to Facets
format.

"Perforated rectangular plate", a rectangular plate with holes.
Interested users are asked to suggest further simple shapes.