Getting User Input

Shows how to request information from the user and then use that data to construct a part.


# Demonstrates requesting values from the user then creating a part
# with those values
 
print 'Input width in mm and press Enter'
Width = float(Read())
if Width < 0.1:
  sys.exit('Width must be at least 0.1 mm')
 
print 'Input height in mm and press Enter'
Height = float(Read())
if Height < 0.1:
  sys.exit('Height must be at least 0.1 mm')
   
print 'Input depth in mm and press Enter'
Depth = float(Read())
if Depth < 0.1:
  sys.exit('Depth must be at least 0.1 mm')
 
print 'Creating a box measuring %f mm x %f mm x %f mm...' % (Width, Height, Depth)
 
MyPart = Part('My Part')
Profile = MyPart.AddSketch('Profile', MyPart.GetPlane('XY-Plane'))
Profile.AddRectangle(0, 0, Width, Height, False)
MyPart.AddExtrudeBoss('Box', Profile, Depth, False)


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