Subject: Mirroring in three dimensions
You can create a mirror image of selected entities in three-dimensional space. You mirror the entities about a mirror plane that you define by either specifying three points; selecting an existing two-dimensional planar entity; aligning the plane parallel with the xy, yz, or xz plane of the current UCS; or aligning the plane with the current view. You can delete or retain the original entities.
1 Do one of the following to choose 3D Mirror ():
• On the ribbon, choose Edit > 3D Mirror (in Modify).
• On the menu, choose Modify > 3D Mirror.
• On the Modify toolbar, click the 3D Mirror tool.
• Type mirror3D and then press Enter.
2 Select the entities, and then press Enter.
3 In the prompt box, choose 3 Points, or press Enter to select the default.
4 Specify the first point on the mirror plane.
5 Specify the second and third points on the plane.
6 In the prompt box, choose one of the following:
• Yes-Delete Entities to delete the original entities.
• No-Keep Entities to retain the original entities.
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