- Mapdl.rpoly(nsides='', lside='', majrad='', minrad='', **kwargs)¶
Creates a regular polygonal area centered about the working plane origin.
APDL Command: RPOLY
Defines a regular polygonal area on the working plane. The polygon will be centered about the working plane origin, with the first keypoint defined at : θ = 0°. The area will be defined with NSIDES keypoints and NSIDES lines. See the RPR4 and POLY commands for other ways to create polygons.
Number of sides in the regular polygon. Must be greater than 2.
Length of each side of the regular polygon.
Radius of the major (or circumscribed) circle of the polygon. Not used if LSIDE is input.
Radius of the minor (or inscribed) circle of the polygon. Not used if LSIDE or MAJRAD is input.