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Access component skin values from expressions for building materials

Petar_Pejic
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Hello all, I have a problem which I might need your help with. I do schedules of building material based on the components schedule, where I schedule each building material and take skin volume and skin area for each building material. Final quantity output has to be sorted based on building materials, rather than building element, that is why I use components schedule rather then element schedule. That worked good for quantities, but now I want to add prices for each element. I can easily add new parameter for the price per unit, but I can not seam to get value of the skin area or volume in expressions in order to get the total price (multiply size with price per unit). Am I doing something wrong? This seams to be logic application of expressions for building materials.
ArchiCAD 24
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Laszlo Nagy
Community Admin
Community Admin
See my answer in a similar thread not long ago:
https://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=69475#p309253

There is actually a wish now for this feature:
https://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=69484
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Laszlo Nagy, Lead Moderator, Community Admin
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AMD Ryzen 1700X CPU, 48 GB RAM, NVidia GTX 1060 6GB, 500 GB NVMe SSD
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Laszlo Nagy
Community Admin
Community Admin
See my answer in a similar thread not long ago:
https://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=69475#p309253

There is actually a wish now for this feature:
https://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=69484
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Laszlo Nagy, Lead Moderator, Community Admin
Get Archicad Tips at https://twitter.com/laszlonagy
AMD Ryzen 1700X CPU, 48 GB RAM, NVidia GTX 1060 6GB, 500 GB NVMe SSD
2x28" (2560x1440), WIN10 PRO ENG, AC20-AC25
Loving Archicad since 1995

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Petar_Pejic
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Thank you for pointing that out.
ArchiCAD 24

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