Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Learn how to use an architect's scale and how scale effects the size of a drawing, the detail it shows and the number of ...
notes that can be made.
Tags:Using an Architect's Scale,drafting tips,How to Use an Architects Scale,How to use an Architects Scale Ruler,use architects scale ruler,Using Engineer Scales,architecture,construction documents,scaled drawing,Using an Architects Scale
Grab video code:
Hi, I'm Doug Pat and this is the final episode in the How To Draw Like An Architect series, Part 6.
Scale: The best way to discuss scale is using something of a constant size, that would be our 24 x 36 piece of paper just suppose to something that’s changing. That would be our scaled drawing. The scale of a drawing is the size of which it's being displayed. Scale is read by the viewer as a way to interpret the size of a drawing and its components in relation to full size. Contrary to many places of the world, the US still uses imperial units of measurement or yards, feet and inches.
This is an architect scale. This one has three sides and 12 distinct scales. This side shows inches which is also called full scale. It can also be used as a 1/16th scale as well as a 3/16th and 3/32nd scale. That means that 1/16th of an inch, 3/16th of an inch and 3/32nd of an inch equal one foot, zero inches.
The next side has four scales 1/8th inch and ¼ inch as well as a ½ inch and one inch. And the last side also shows four scales, 3/8ths inch and ¾ inch as well as 1½ inches and three inches.
After the side plan, one of the first drawings you’ll typically see in an architectural setting is the floor plan. Floor plans are typically drawn at 8-scale or the larger quarter scale. Elevations are also typically shown at those same scales. In a drawing set they should match so they coordinate visually. A wall section is drawn at a larger scale so more detail can be shown typically at ½ inch, ¾ inch or one inch.
Finally, these details are shown at a larger 1 ½ inch scale so that even more detail can be drawn. It's clear that doubling the size of the ¾ inch wall section allows the architect to show more detail and more notes.
At the end of the day, the objective for architectural drawings is to convey the proper information at the proper scale in order to clearly define the job to be completed. See you next time.