drafting instrument

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an instrument used by a draftsman in making drawings

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Luckily, this is the easiest obstacle to overcome, and it does not require a drawing table and drafting instruments.
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Featuring delicate gestures and lines in charcoal, india ink, and Conte crayon, often made with drafting instruments, many of these works have also been cut, sanded, and reconfigured like neoconstructivist jigsaw puzzles.
Traditional drafting instruments -- parallel bars, triangles, compasses, scales, and protractors -- largely restricted [them] to a world of straight lines, parallels and perpendiculars, arcs of circles, and Euclidean geometric constructions.