Introducing FlexTools for Students!

FlexTools for Students

We’ve received many requests, and we’re finally glad to introduce FlexTools for Students! A student license is a fully working FlexPack Pro license valid for 1 year, at a student-friendly price.   It can be purchased by students and by faculty members as well.  It must not be used for any kind of commercial work.…

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Ready for SketchUp 2020!

Sketchup 2020 plus FlexTools

As with every new release of Sketchup, this year too, FlexTools is fully compatible to work with Sketchup 2020.  Not only does it work, it works faster!

It looks like the Sketchup team have been busy doing some work ‘under the hood’, making Sketchup run…

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Render-ready customized Flex windows and an amazing Time-lapse from MatthB

Matthb's amazing timelapse

Render by MatthB One of the intentions for Flex components is to use them as a basis that you can then customize further.  Add details, add materials and when you’re done customizing, save them aside with ComponentFinder for later use.   MatthB recently shared some very impressive customized flex components, he also showed how he…

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How to Combine Flex Components

How to Combine Flex Windows Cover

Learn how to combine flex components to create new types of windows (and doors) and save them for later use. In the example above you’ll see how to make a Fixed+Awning flex window combination. Step by step from the video   Turn on the Place Upright toggle. – This way new components that you place…

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Getting Help Just Got Easier!

Getting Help Cover Image

A New Help Button To make the experience of getting help easier and faster we’ve added a new help button to the FlexTools toolbar.  Click on it, and it will take you to a new Resources page which will direct you to all the information you may need.   If you still can’t find what…

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FlexDoor with Unequal Panels and FlexStairs Update

Unequal FlexDoor Panels [Image]

Unequal Door Panels Following several customer requests we’re glad to introduce a new option for FlexDoor – Unequal door panels for the double door. No more messing around with side panels that were fixed in place and would not swing open (you still have the option for those if you need them).   Clicking with…

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FlexStairs Just Got Better!

What’s New 1. Click on any step to turn it into a landing. 2. Connect the stairs with the floors above and below seamlessly Extend the stringer up and down. Match the thickness of the stringer with the thickness of the floors. Extending FlexStairs to the Bottom Floor See more new animations and explanations at…

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FlexStairs Released!

FlexStairs In Action

We’re glad to finally release FlexStairs v1- The fastest stairs ever! 🚀 😃 Scale the stairs from floor to floor and they automatically adjust according to your preferences. What is your favorite way to calculate steps? Comfort Relationship AKA Blondel’s Rule: 2R+T=X ? Fixing the Total Length of the stairs ? Fixing the Tread Length…

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