Made in France craftsmanship

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As an expert in the art of brass-forging, MODELEC works to produce high quality artisan products, and tailor-made solutions.

Each new range or individual product is designed exclusively in France by the MODELEC design workshop.

Architects choose MODELEC switches when fitting out prestige locations such as historic monuments, luxury hotels, private houses and apartments, yachts, etc.

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MODELEC, on new design trends

Always in search of new trends, MODELEC combines its expertise with new designs to match with all decoration fashion.

1976

Birth of MODELEC

Founded by Raymond Hanin in Vitry, the company specialises in electrical switches.
1986

Move to Les Yvelines

The company continues its development at Plaisir, then at Méré, ensuring design, standards and storage are entirely French-run.
1991

Creation of switches in wood

As a trailblazer in the use of wood, MODELEC has succeeded in marrying innovation, design and a variety of species of wood to create unique products.
2008

Launch of switches in brass

MODELEC launches its first brass switch, an attractive, innovative product, consolidating its success..
2010

Opening to the business market

The most prestigious projects are of interest to MODELEC, leading to the emergence of new products, suitable for the hotel sector.
Today

Ambitious objectives

MODELEC is continually developing and improving, to meet its customers’ changing demands.