Pyramids and polyhedrons Workbench

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    This workbench creates:

    • Parametric pyramids
    • Parametric polyhedrons: tetrahedron, hexahedron, octahedron, dodecahedron, icosahedron, icosahedron_truncated
    • Geodesic spheres (with divisions 1 to 10)

    Parameters like radius and side, ...can be adjusted just like with normal parts.

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    Install via the Addon manager

    To install the Addon use the Std AddonMgr.svg Addon manager to seamlessly download the Pyramids and Polygons Workbench.

    Manual install

    Go to and follow the instructions there. Further details about this workbench can also be found there.


    • Once installed, open workbench Pyramids-and-Polyhedrons
    • Click on a part of your choice and adjust the parameters to your preferences.

    Tutorials on youtube


    Please direct your feedback, ideas, thoughts about this workbench to the dedicated FreeCAD forum thread (link). Bugs can also be submitted to the GitHub repo issue queue.