SimLab 3D PDF Exporter is a plugin for SketchUp.
SimLab 3D PDF exporter for SketchUp plugin enables SketchUp users to share their 3D models in 3D PDF format. The newly added Template Designer enables users to create stunning templates easily to be used in 3D PDF export. Sample templates are included, and they can be customized in just few clicks to reflect the show of a product.
The plugin is supported on SketchUp 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and SketchUp 8 on Windows and Mac.
The following tutorial shows you how to export 3D PDF from SketchUp application using a specialized SimLab plugin.
SimLab Designer is a standalone application used for designing templates which can be used for exporting 3D PDF files, as well as exporting Html5 (WebGL).
The user can use one of the pre-designed templates included in the plugin, or to create a new customized one using the template designer.
This option enables users to merge two or more PDF files together. This can be used to append a 3D model to a company's header, or a project description available in PDF format.
PDF files can be generated using different programs, such as; Acrobat Adobe Reader.
Different 3D PDF files generated using SimLab products can also be merged together. Upon selecting this option the Merge PDFs window will open.
With Html support, users can embed 3D PDF files into Html documents, also users can share their 3D PDF files on the web.
If a new template needs to be designed, clicking the New button will launch SimLab Designer window.
After selecting the required 3D PDF template, clicking Export will open the Export Geometry dialog where a user can select the name and location of the Html5 file.