Polygon#

Polygon(center=(0.0, 0.0, 0.0), radius=1.0, normal=(0, 0, 1), n_sides=6, fill=True)[source]#

Create a polygon.

Parameters:
centerSequence, default: (0.0, 0.0, 0.0)

Center in [x, y, z]. Central axis of the polygon passes through this point.

radiusfloat, default: 1.0

The radius of the polygon.

normalSequence, default: (0, 0, 1)

Direction vector in [x, y, z]. Orientation vector of the polygon.

n_sidesint, default: 6

Number of sides of the polygon.

fillbool, default: True

Enable or disable producing filled polygons.

Returns:
pyvista.PolyData

Mesh of the polygon.

Examples

Create an 8 sided polygon.

>>> import pyvista
>>> mesh = pyvista.Polygon(n_sides=8)
>>> mesh.plot(show_edges=True, line_width=5)
../../../_images/pyvista-Polygon-1_00_00.png