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[Solved] Scale and Dimension


New Archi Student
Joined: 6 months ago
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Hi guys I am a First year Architecture student and I am really struggling in scaling. if the scale in floorplan is meter should I use meters in furnitures too? for example 1:30 in scale and 24 inches in real size, should I convert that into meters or I just write it on my plan 24inches? 

Kyle Sinko
Honourable Archi Student Admin
Joined: 2 years ago
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In that instance, you would write 24 inches in your drawing. All of your lines would be 30 times smaller than in real life though.


If you need help understanding scale one of my latest videos explain this:


I hope that helps 🙂

New Archi Student
Joined: 4 months ago
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thanks for sharing great information


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