# How To Use An Architectural Ruler?

## How do you use a 3 sided ruler?

How to use an Engineer’s Scale (or Engineer’s Ruler) –

## How do you read an architectural scale?

Understanding Architectural Scales –

## How do you use engineer ruler?

How to use an engineers scale –

## What is a 3 sided ruler called?

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How to Use a Three-Sided Drafter’s Ruler. The drafter’s ruler (also called an architect’s scale) has three sides with one or two scales along each of its six edges. One scale is measured in inches and fractions of an inch. The other scales are used to make reduced drawings.

## How do you use the scale rule?

How to use Scale Ruler –

## How do you calculate a scale?

Calculating the Scaled Distance using the Actual Distance

If the scale is 1 : x, then divide the actual distance by x to calculate the map distance.

## What is architectural scale?

An architect’s scale is a specialized ruler designed to facilitate the drafting and measuring of architectural drawings, such as floor plans and orthographic projections.

## What is a 1/10 scale?

When buying an RC vehicle, the box will often note its scale, which refers to the size of the model as compared to its full-size counterpart. For instance, a scale Formula 1 Indy RC car is 1/10th the size of, or 10 times smaller than, the size of the real thing.