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The Architect’s Arsenal – Must-Have Tools To Level Up Your Career

While Engineers and Architects have some common tools with each other. Architects specialize in design and the aesthetics. With these in mind we have selected a few items that every architect should have in order to save time and focus on more important matters.

01. Fineliner Pens (Sakura)

Fineliner pen

These pens give fine control while writing. They are great for calligraphy and any art that involves detailed work.

02. T-Square (Mr. Pen)


Best suited for drawing straigt lines but can be used in tandem with triangles in drawing diagonal lines. An engineer and architect best friend.

03. Drafting Set (Mr. Pen.)

Drafting set

A complete drafting set. It includes 2 Compasses, 2 triangles, 1 6-inch ruler, 1 protractor, 2 pencils for compass, 2 fineliners, 1 metal mechanical pencil, 1 pencil sharpener, 1 eraser, and 2 pencil lead refills. 

04. Tracing Paper Pad (Bachmore)

Tracing paper pad

An essential supply when making overlays to design and fine line drawings.

05. Drawing templates (BetyBedy)

Drawing templates

A huge timer saver, drawing templates can serve as guides for drawing on plans. While you can still draw using the usual rulers, compass and protractors, these can be used for quick drafts.

06. Surface Pro Go Laptop (Microsoft)

Surface Pro Go

Dual use between a laptop and tablet. These laptop is both portable and powerful. It comes with Windows 10 S operating system. Has a sufficient memory of 4 GB, 64GB of hard disk and Intel HD Graphics. 

07. Backpack Bag (Samsonite)

Backpack bag

Architects needs spacious bag that won’t allow crumples or damage to their work. A squarish backpack would do well in this situation.

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