Use of the CADdetails website is absolutely free for design professionals and grants you access to thousands of manufacturer-approved, i-drop enabled CAD drawings, 3D models, BIM objects, product photographs, CSI specifications, PDF product brochures and more.
For unlimited access to all the content of the CADdetails website, you need to enter a valid business email address in the login box and click on the login button.
If this is your first time visiting the site, you will be asked to complete our new user registration form. All areas with an asterisk (*) must be filled out in order to register. Your business phone and fax number are optional. If you're interested in learning about the latest additions to the CADdetails website as well as creative design solutions, be sure to subscribe to our free monthly e-mail newsletter as well.
If you've already registered, simply provide your e-mail address and password on the login page.
By checking the 'Remember me' option, CADdetails.com will save your login information so you don't have to login every time you visit. Your login information will be stored until you log off, even if you disconnect from the internet, close your web browser, or turn off your computer. To log off, click the Logout link near the top of your screen.
Tip: If you are using a public or shared computer, you should not choose the 'Remember me' option because it will enable other users of the computer to access your information.
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3-Part Specs are available for thousands of products on CADdetails.com. In order to view them, you must be registered and logged in. Access 3-Part Specs from the ‘Specifications’ tab on a manufacturers’ Design Content listing. Specifications are available whenever an icon appears under the SPEC column. They are also listed under the ‘All Available Specifications’ section. To view/print a 3-Part Spec for a product, click on the icon or the ‘View Spec’ button.
Product pictures are available for thousands of products on CADdetails.com. In order to view them, you must be registered and logged in. Access product pictures, as well as descriptions, color charts, and product features from the ‘About’ tab on a manufacturers’ Design Content listing. Product pictures are available whenever a camera icon appears beside the product name.
Additional information is available for many products on CADdetails.com in PDF format. In order to view them, you must be registered and logged in. Access product brochures and catalogs in PDF format from the ‘Media’ column on a manufacturers’ Design Content listing. PDF’s are available whenever an icon appears under the MEDIA column. They are also available on the ‘Design Files’ download page under ‘Product Information’.
To instantly request additional information, such as material samples, prices, a follow-up call or email from a sales rep, or a job quote, click on the ‘Request A Quote’ link located throughout the site. In order to use this form, you must be registered and logged in.
The CADdetails.com standard layout is an 8 ½” x 11” page drawn in millimeters (216mm x 280mm). The file is in model space. While details are proportionally correct, they are not set to a specific scale unless otherwise noted, in order to fit the 8 ½” X 11” page format. All details have true dimensioning to indicate actual size of components. Use this dimensioning to scale details to 1:1.
If you are a building product manufacturer and are interested in adding your product information to CADdetails.com, please read our Become a Client page. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-363-6644 for details.