Creating a lathed shape
You can use the Follow Me tool to create full lathed shapes using circular paths. To create a lathed shape:
- Draw a circle whose edge will represent the path.
- Draw a face perpendicular to the circle. The face does not have to be on or even touch the circle's path.
- Select Follow Me tool (). The cursor will change to a slanted box with an arrow.
- Follow the edge of the circle with the face using one of the methods above.