This page is aimed at providing additional tools related to VisualARQ that may help you speed up and automate different modeling processes.
Most of these utilities are free Grasshopper definitions (available from the Food4Rhino website) that are ready to be used with the minimum Grasshopper knowledge required.
Generate a building and multiple levels at once by indicating their names, height, and the total number of levels.
Select a beam, and break it down into a defined number of beams.
Generates a new stair based on an existing one where the end part of the original stair becomes the start of the new one.
Name multiple referenced objects based on an automatic list of names.
Insert a Space object, reference it in Grasshopper, define the insert point, and generate automatically the 4 elevations of the space.
Produce 4 2D Elevation views and 2 Cross-section views of any 3D model.
Generate the interior dimensions of a referenced space.
Select all doors and windows with the same style and/or profile dimensions as a referenced one.
Generate a txt file with the information on the slab and wall layers existing in a model.
Generate hatches on the interior and exterior faces of VisualARQ walls.
Generate hatches on the top surfaces of VisualARQ slabs.
Select objects in a specific VisualARQ level.