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When you start architecture school you will hear people talk about scale and scale rulers. Most of the time they will assume you know what this is and won’t tell you how to use an architectural scale ruler.

You might spend weeks not knowing what a scale ruler is and even if you do, what the heck you’re supposed to do with it. The thing is, it’s one of the most critical drawing tools you’re going to use.

Watch the full episode to learn:

  • The importance of scale in architectural drawings.
  • What a scale ruler is.
  • Two different ways to use a scale ruler.