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Building Products

Why does the cars have so ma

Aribo, Student • Nov 13

When i load the family into my project it ends up having lines . please i need help

Aribo, Student

Thank you 1 More Answer

012 Mercedes SL R231 - Car Automobile Vehicle Convertible
Building Products

Why cant I edit any of the c

Mo, Student • Nov 11
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Mo, this may be a limit of the education version you are using, it is best to email Autodesk for clarification.

Revit bridge family
Using Modlar

What scale do the 2D blocks

Rob C • Nov 9

The 2d CAD drawings of the Bosch HEI8054U are delivered with odd scaling. If I pull a dimension of the stove in the downloaded drawing, it says 3.150. The unit is 30" wide. Similarly the height dimensions as 3.76 but the unit is 36" tall. Shouldn't a dwg be correctl... Read More


How do I save to my folder?

Daniel, Architect • Nov 9

No clear way to save to my designated folder!

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Daniel, When you click Save on a photo, it will ask you which folder you want it saved in. Make sure you have the right folder ticked and then click on the save button below again. You can also create a new folder instead of choosing one of the regular folders. If that doesn't work for you, please get back in touch to see what the issue is...

Jellyfish Barge - exterior

After saving the product, ho

Nathan F • Nov 3
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Nathan, now that you have saved the products you will be able to find them easily. They will be in your folder, which you can access by clicking on 'MY FOLDER' on the top right of the page. To download the BIM files, open each product individually and you will see the 'Downloads' tab on the right. If the product has a file attached to it t...

BIM/CAD Software

i'm a new modlar subscriber.

wes, Architectural Draftsperson • Nov 3
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Wes, yes absolutely. We have many products with Revit files. It might help to do a search for the specific product you are looking for and then ticking 'Revit' in the Formats filter on the left hand tab. Here is an example with windows: www.modlar.com/search/products/format--revit/query/windows .


Revit software for students

Richmond, Student • Oct 22

Hello, I am a student starting architectural drawings. Can I get Revit architecture software for free?

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Richmond, I have had a look on Revit's website for you and I think it might be possible. Have a look here: https://www.autodesk.com/education/free-software/revit . Good luck!

Building Products

Models available in .ifc for

Scott, Contractor • Oct 21

I use Topsolid which can import .ifc files but not .rvt, .rfa, or lcf. Are the models on your site available in the .ifc file format? thanks... Scott

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Scott, we do have products with ifc files. To find these you can either type in IFC in the search bar, or search for a product and then use the BIM filter option in the left hand bar (IFC has its own filter). I hope that helps!

Rangehood DA 2510
BIM/CAD Software

Why am I missing the relevan

Elena, Student • Oct 13

After downloading and extracting the revit family, I import it into my revit project, and when I try to render, I find the furniture is just white instead of the texture it is supposed to be. I open the material browser and find that the texture is missing its requi... Read More

Sarah, Architect Office - Other

Hi Elena. Can I recommend you check the downloaded zip for a separate texture file. Thanks. 4 More Answers

Building Products

Are these available in DWG f

Helen, Architectural Draftsperson • Oct 13
DGC 6800 X Handleless XL Steam Combination Oven
Building Products

It should be a dwg file and

Fe, Architect • Oct 10
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Fe, thank you for flagging that issue. I am getting our expert to have a look at it now. 2 More Answers

Building Products

Please verify if the Revit f

Mark, Architect • Oct 9

Please confirm if the Revit awning zip folder had content or not. When I try to extract it, it is telling me that the zip file if empty. If possible, could the file be emailed to my address on file? mark.mancha@bldd.com Thanks.

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Mark, The issue has been fixed, so any new files you download will be extractable. 1 More Answer

Revit Awning Family
BIM/CAD Software

When I download files for Sk

Tom, Contractor • Oct 9

This is on a Windows 10 machine. I am able to open other Zipped files/folders. The error message states that the folder downloaded from Modlar is "invalid".

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Tom, The issue has been fixed, so if you download the files again, the zip files should be extractable. 1 More Answer

BIM/CAD Software

Are 2D AutoCAD files on this

Alina, Interior Designer • Oct 2

Looking for 2D AutoCAD files on this site?

Alina, Interior Designer

ok thanks for your answer! 1 More Answer

Building Products

nulook sliding door stacker

Tony, Architectural Draftsperson • Oct 1

Hi, i have downloaded the stacker door to use but it does is hidden or unseen in both door library and objects. Can someone please explain to me why this is not working. Thank you.

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Tony, thank you for letting us know about this issue. We're getting in touch with the manufacturer to see if we can get a replacement file.

Stacker Sliding Door SovereignSeries
Building Products

Hey, where's the lid for thi

Will, Commercial Builder/Developer • Sep 29

Revit model seems to be missing the lid. If there's another file let me know.

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Will, unfortunately that is the only file we have for this model.

Aquia® Dual Flush Toilet, 1.6GPF & 0.9GPF
Building Products

I am looking for a light wei

Nan, Interior Designer • Sep 25
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Nan, for the weight specifications it is best to reach out to the manufacturer. You can contact them through this email address: sales@spiralstairsofamerica.com

Metal Library Ladder
Building Products

can i get this in revit fami

hari m • Sep 25
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Hari, unfortunately this product doesn't have any BIM files.

Fixed Floating Shelves
Using Modlar

Are you selling Fabtac Adhes

robert, Project Manager • Sep 25

Hi I have a sign company near Montréal canada Is it possible to have that product send by courier to my shop Thanks & have a nici day

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Robert, this product might be what you are after: https://www.modlar.com/brands/tri-vantage-llc/fabtac-adhesive-stencil-2-x-90 . If so, I can get you in touch the manufacturer so you can purchase from them.

Building Products

In the elevator Revit family

Todd, Project Manager • Sep 22
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Todd, this Revit family was shared by one of our users, so unfortunately we don't have information about the inner workings of these particular files. Sorry I am not able to help with that.

Revit elevator family
Building Products

how can i download just this

Aseel, Architect • Sep 21
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Meredith, this manufacturer does not do BIM/CAD files, so I don't think there will be Revit or Sketchup models for this product. 2 More Answers

St. James Extended Length Sofa

where do I find 3D blocks fo

richard, Interior Designer • Sep 20
richard, Interior Designer

Thank you, I'll try! 1 More Answer


How can we get more informat

FOTIOS, Engineer • Sep 20
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Fotios, during my research I didn't find anything about the ventilation system and even after a check on Herzog & de Meuron's website, there is nothing about ventilation. It is a good read though with lots of great information about the project: https://www.herzogdemeuron.com/index/projects/complete-works/226-250/230-elbphilharmonie-ha...

Elbphilharmonie - interior
BIM/CAD Software

How do I download the spec f

constantin, Architectural Draftsperson • Sep 19
Shawn, Student

Just google the name and model number of the refrigerator - you will probably get a link to the website where specs and such can be downloaded direct from the mfg. 1 More Answer

Using Modlar

Trying to convert your dwg f

Jean, Interior Designer • Sep 18

Trying to convert your dwg for Bosch #NGMP655UC from millimeters to inches. Do you have any tips? Thanks, Jean

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Jean, sorry we only have the files that were provided to us. I hope it isn't too much of a hassle to convert them. 2 More Answers


Can you provide me with 2d C

jose, Architectural Draftsperson • Sep 15
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Jose, we do have a few 2D files for the product, that you can download here: www.modlar.com/brands/bosch-appliances-usa/bosch-dishwasher-sge68u55uc by ticking the '2D' field and then clicking on download. I hope that is what you are looking for.

Building Products

What is the password for the

Laurent, Project Manager • Sep 10

Cannot open the file in Archicad it's asking for a password

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Laurent, Most of our objects are password protected to avoid errors when the user tries to directly open the object file. You can load object into the project library and use it in the project normally without opening it. You can change the settings through the object interface settings as well. Please let me know if you need any further h... 1 More Answer

PRD606RCSG 60 inch Dual fuel pro grand Range with steam grill and griddle

Could you provide me a 2D Pl

JJ, Contractor • Sep 2
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi JJ, unfortunately we don't have that file for you.

BIM/CAD Software

Need a Revit Component for a

Patricia, Interior Designer • Aug 31
ANIS, Architectural Draftsperson

rivet nice to help with modlar 1 More Answer

Building Products

ADA Compliance`of dishwasher

Charles, Architect • Aug 30

Does this have a 32" ADA option?

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Charles, unfortunately Bosch don't have any 32" dishwashers at the moment.

Bosch Dishwasher SGE53U55UC

When are you going to releas

David, Architect • Aug 25
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi David, hopefully soon! 1 More Answer

Revit plugins update
Building Products

What are the top and bottom

Danny, Interior Designer • Aug 24
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Danny, for this question it would be best to contact the manufacturer directly. You can contact Bosch here: http://www.bosch-home.com/us/service/contact-us/contact-form-others .

Bosch Wall Ovens HBLP451LUC
Building Products

Are your spider fittings for

Lee, Project Manager • Aug 21

I have to try and find spider fittings that meet the Buy American Act

Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Lee, I have just heard back from C. R. Laurence and unfortunately their Spider Fittings do not conform to the Buy American Act. 1 More Answer

Building Products

is this available in sketchU

debbie, Interior Designer • Aug 21
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi Debbie, unfortunately the manufacturer has not provided a SketchUp file for this product.

2-seater sofa Boma
Building Products

How can i download furniture

JohnHenrey, Industrial Designer • Aug 18
Liz, Modlar Administrator

Hi John, unfortunately we have not been supplied with any ArchiCAD files for this particular products. For the products that do have ArchiCAD files, it is really easy: simply apply the ArchiCAD tick in the Downloads bar and then click on the Download button. The file will automatically start downloading and you can find it on your computer. L...

Willamette Bench
Building Products

Is this product compatible w

Abugu, Architect • Aug 17
Abugu, Architect

Thanks+Liz%2C+I%26%23039%3Bm+most+grateful. 1 More Answer

Eco UltraMax® One Piece Toilet, ADA Height, 1.28 GPF - SanaGloss
Building Products

Why is this a zip file for r

Sarah, Student • Aug 15

Trying to import this product in my project on revit

jayppie, Engineer

i can not download in my revit 1 More Answer

ME by Starck Wall Mounted Duravit Rimless® Toilet