The Visual Editor has a Surface Wizard that assists in the creation of surfaces. Above is the first panel of the Surface Wizard. In this case, the user selected to create a macrobody. This example is in the Help for the Surface Wizard.
The image above shows the creation of an Arbitrary Polyhedron (ARB).
This image shows the third panel of the surface wizard for the creation of an ARB. The values for the parameters are entered in the appropriate boxes.
Comment cards or dollar comments may be entered. A transformation can be applied. The surface can be designated as reflective.