Truncated Cylinder

Truncated Cylinder

 

the geometric solid produced when a cylinder is cut by a plane that is not parallel to the base. The volume of a truncated circular cylinder is V = πr2(h1 + h2)/2, where h1 and h2 are the lengths of the longest and shortest elements of the cylinder and r is the radius of the base.

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
With my building, especially with the truncated cylinder, and its steep glass roof directed skywards, making the building appear like a Roman church, I have aimed to establish a link with both urban areas'.
Smith said CPSC would continue to rely on the "small parts tester," a hollow truncated cylinder whose dimensions are specified in the small parts regulation.
A compressed, cigar-like volume clad in sleek, anodised aluminium panels is crowned at one end by a sharply truncated cylinder.

Full browser ?