Here is the 2nd video in the Bluebeam Video Series for Steel Erectors. In this video, we will go over how to extract drawing pages from a combined PDF.

It is a great way to remove unneeded drawings from PDF file like plumbing, electrical, and mechanical.

In the takeoff software, I use I do not like to bring in a combined PDF when doing a takeoff and always label and extract pages before bringing into that takeoff software.

Next up… Using Bluebeam to combined drawings

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Steel Estimating Solutions

Vince Hughes


PS… If you are looking to take your estimating process into the 21st century, Steel Estimating Solutions can be a great resource to help you make that happen.

I have been doing digital takeoffs since 2001 and have developed a pricing tool (actually, much more than that) called the Steel Erection Bid Wizard. I have helped over 260 Steel Erectors to make the transition and would love to help you as well. Give me a call anytime at 505-249-2390

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