Draws 3D surface meshes.
Accessing the Command
command bar: 3dmesh
alias: mesh
menu bar: Model  Meshes  Polygon Mesh
toolbar: Meshes  3D Face 
ribbon: Model  Meshes  Polygon Mesh
: 3dmesh
Prompts you in the command bar:
Number of vertices in M direction (between 2 and 256): (Enter a number)
Number of vertices in N direction (between 2 and 256): (Enter a number)
Position of vertex (0, 0): (Pick a point, or enter x,y,z coordinates)
Command continues prompting you for the coordinates of vertices
Vertex (3, 4): (Pick another point, or enter x,y,z coordinates.)
Command Options
Option 
Description 
Number of vertices in M direction 
Specifies the number of vertices in the primary direction. Enter a number between 2 and 256. A single face is made from a 2x2 vertex. 
Number of vertices in N direction 
Specifies the number of vertices in the secondary direction. Enter a number between 2 and 256. 
Position of vertex (n, n ) 
Specifies the position of the vertex. Pick a point, or enter x,y,z coordinates. 
Grips Editing
3D meshes can be edited directly through grips:

Select the 3D mesh . Notice that it has several grips.

Drag a grip to stretch the mesh.
Related Commands
3dFace  draws 3D 4edged faces with optional invisible edges.
PEdit  edits 3D meshes.
PFace  draws 3D multisided meshes.