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Sketcher CreateHexagon

Menu location
Sketch → Sketcher geometries → Create hexagon
Default shortcut
G P 6
Introduced in version
See also
Sketcher CreateRegularPolygon


The Sketcher CreateHexagon tool creates a hexagon. introduced in version 1.0: This is the same tool as Sketcher CreateRegularPolygon but with the number of sides preset to 6.


See also: Drawing aids.

  1. There are several ways to invoke the tool:
    • Press the Hexagon button.
    • Select the Sketcher → Sketcher geometries → Create hexagon option from the menu.
    • Right-click in the 3D view and select the Create hexagon option from the context menu.
    • Use the keyboard shortcut: G then P, then 6.
  2. For further steps see Sketcher CreateRegularPolygon.