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Builder's On-screen Take-off

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    Builder's On-screen Take-off allows you to take off linked measurements from PDF drawings (on screen) directly into the standard Dimensions system - and you don’t need anything other than your mouse!


    • The Take-Off module is accessed directly from the item on your bill page.
    • Take off measurement directly into the Dim sheet within Estimating Module
    • On screen measurement from PDF drawings
    • Dimensions linked directly to bill items
    • Measures length, perimeter, area and counts items
    • Accurate scaling and re-scaling of measurements
    • 2 zone scales available for each PDF drawing


    • The drawing is marked up with the measurements for each item you measure including deductions for openings.
    • Captures and saves all measures on drawings for future use.
    • Measurements used to mark-up drawings in colour
    • Link measurements to B of Q Dims or to Global Dims
    • Changes to the take-off measurements automatically update linked Dims.
    • Records drawings used with B of Q items
    • Live audit trail from Estimate Dims to take-off drawings

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