Architects around the world struggle to find the proper best architectural supplies for their kit. Whether you need tools to perform complex measurements, notebook to put your thoughts and write down dimensions let’s go together through the top 55 supplies for every architect.
Architects now predominately work with computer software, such as CAD. Still, there are some primary sketching instruments and on-site tools, that are irreplaceable for architects.
Top 55 Supplies for Every Architect 2023
Keep notes of all my best architectural supplies. Where else would you keep your notes other than a notebook!
So, let’s start with the essential tools!
1. Moleskine Classic Squared Notebook
Everyone needs a notebook, and Moleskine notebooks are great for architects. The notebook has double covers and an elastic closure, which is quite convenient. There are ruled, plain, dotted, and squared layouts, and the architect will enjoy the latter one.
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You can pick the color of the color to match your style. You can use this notebook for writing, sketching, writing notes, and everything else.
2. Alvin Aluminum Triangular Scale
Can you imagine an architect without a scale? Not really.
This Alvin Triangular Scale is 13 inches long and made of high-quality aluminum. The scale is specifically designed for architects and has the following graduation 10,20, 30, etc. to the inch.
The scale has a concave base, and it will reduce smearing while working. It is quite durable and it lasts for long, even after heavy use.
The numbers are clearly visible to large paint and clear font, the hollow construction ensures an easy grip.
3. Staedler Pigment Liner Pens
Architects need precise pens and pens with specific inking. This set form Steadler includes six fine-tipped pens which will ensure maximum precision while during delicate measurements and precise marking.
You get liners of different line width, starting from 0.05mm to 0.8mm.
The ink is waterproof and won’t smear, which is highly important for all architect’s tasks. The ink dries quickly, which is always a plus.
4. Alvin White Tracing Paper
Architects use tracing paper to reproduce diagrams from a certain reference point to the main design section.
Additionally, placing proper measurements couldn’t be done without tracing paper.
This tracing paper from Alvin is 12″ x 50 yd.
It is very affordable and lightweight, and you won’t have issues carrying it around.
You can use ink, pens, felt tip, charcoal, and don’t have to worry about bleed-through. The paper also features high transparency and is suitable for overlaying.
5. Bosh Professional Laser Rangefinder
This convenient gadget from Bosh comes with a GLM floor plan app, which is great for creating digital floor plans. It allows you to import and existing plans, and then export the results via Bluetooth or micro USB.
The device has an integrated 360Â° incline sensor it stores automatically 50 measured values and one constant.
Bosh Rangefinder is quite easy to use and a real time-saver.
6. Alumicolor Aluminum Triangular Engineer Scale
This engineer scale for Alumicolor is 12 inches long and has a hollow base. Therefore, the scale is lightweight.
The Alumicolor scale features a color anodized aluminum body and graduates are clearly visible on the smooth surface.
The scale comes in a hard plastic case, which makes it easier to carry around.
7. Staedtler 2mm Technical Mechanical Pen
Staedtler is the world leader and well-known for the quality of the products. The pen has a German origin and is great for sketching, drawing, and writing as well.
The line width is 2mm, and the pen has a joined lead pointer within the push button. The clip is metal, and the pen is suitable for fine lines and shading.
8. eBoot Ruler Set
As an architect, you cannot have too many rulers! This set of rulers from eBoot has two pieces. One is 12 inches long (300mm), and the second piece is 6 inches (150).
The rulers are made from high-quality stainless steel and metric and imperial graduations. You can find the conversion table on the backside.
The pieces are 0.9mm thick and there are no sharp edges at all.
9. Alvin 12 Inches Trig Scale
This trig scale from Alvin has an adjustable triangle. It features an inking edge and is excellent for calculating distance on the real objects.
The construction is acrylic and transparent, and you can easily see through it. The scale has rise, degrees, and slope graduations. You can use the thumbscrew mechanism to adjust the angle you need for your calculations and secure it at whatever angle, slope, or rise you need.
Additionally, the scale comes with instruction, and you will get used to it very soon.
10. ME456 Tracing Power LED Light Table
This Tracing lightbox is very thin and lightweight, and you can easily carry it whenever you need tools on-site. The table is free of shadows and glare, and a useful tool whenever you need it for stenciling, sketching and drawing.
Additionally, the table is great for 2D animation and has a printing scale for precise measurements.
The light is super bright, and the table is suitable for use up to 50.000 hours. The brightness is adjustable with simple dimmable touch technology.
11. Calculated Industries Feet-Inch-Fraction Calculator
This handheld fraction calculation features fast and accurate performance and has integrated solutions that will allow you to quickly solve plans, bids, and other estimates.
Pick the building units you need and let the device do the work for you. You can easily work with all building dimension formats, including feet inches fraction, yards, and metrics.
What is great about it is that it has the solutions for square up, slopes, angles, and rake walls. Architects will enjoy it because it has the solutions for stairs as well as some advanced functions which you can use for arches, columns, etc.
With this device, you will prevent material waste due to integrated layouts for drywalls, concrete footings, and studs.
It uses two LR44 batteries and comes with a one-year limited warranty.
Learn more about this great gadget:
12. Crafty World Cutting Mat
This cutting mat from Crafty World is 9 x 12 inches in size. The mat is very durable and features a self-healing technology, and you can use it every day if needed.
The mat is smooth and has an excellent set of grid lines, measurements, and angles. Therefore, it makes useful quilting as well. The mat will protect your table and make it easier to cut the schemes or anything else. It has a lifetime full-money back guarantee.
13. X-Acto Compression Knife Set
After a mat, let’s talk about cutting knives. This X-Acto set has three knives, pack in a convenient soft case.
The set includes 13 blades, and you can use them for all your projects. The blade change is quick and easy as well.
The case is compact, and the set will be a great tool in your architect kit because you can cut all materials – light, medium, and heavy ones.
It also comes with the instructions, and you will learn exactly which blade to use with paper, cardboard, fabric, etc.
14. Nozlen Plastic Document Tube
This Nozlen tube has a 3.5” diameter, but it is expandable to match the document from 24.5” to 40”. The construction of a tube is solid and made of rigid plastic.
Therefore, your posters, schemes, or anything else will be protected from outside impacts and free of bending or creasing. The tube will save you items from fading or water damage.
The tube has a long shoulder strap, and a threaded lid, where you can put a contact card if you need to label your schemes inside. It comes at an affordable price and it is an irreplaceable tool for all architects working on different projects.
15. PHIVE Swing Arm LED Desk Lamp
This PHIVE Desk lamp is fully adjustable. It has a 360-degree swivel head and a 16.3 inches, 170-degree adjustable arm. You can also rotate the body of the lamp.
The lamp won’t cause eye fatigue, because it uses CRI LED bulbs with 144 pcs. It has six levels of brightness and four lighting modes. It also features a memory function, and once you set it to match your needs, it will stay put.
The lifespan of the bulbs is 50.000 hours and the lamp comes with a two-year warranty.
16. Creative Impressions Metal Edge Ruler
This ruler from Creative Impressions is 12 inches long and made from acrylic. The ruler has a metal edge and is excellent for use with the crafting knife.
The grid is transparent, and you can easily and precisely cut paper and other materials. Because the center measurements, it will save you time when you need to mark the center and continue with your work.
Conveniently, the ruler has holes for hanging and simpler storage.
17. Zona L-Square Stainless Steel Ruller
Every architect needs an L-Square ruler, and this Zona ruler comes in handy anytime you need a precise square measurement.
It is 0.022” thick and made from stainless steel.
The ruler has 3/32” measuring intervals and metrics equivalents on the backside. The size of this L-square ruler is 3” x 4”.
18. Loctite Ultra Gel Super Glue
Let’s talk about glue now. This Loctite glue is great for touch-up on your models; it is rubber-toughened and provides instant impact resistance.
It is also resistant to extreme temperatures, and you can use it to glue paper, metal, ceramics, wood, plastic, etc.
The design of the tube is convenient and the tips of the glue tube allow you maximum precision. You can buy a single tube or a six-pack and save some money. Each tube contains 0.14 fluid ounces of glue.
19. Miler Supply Inc Multipurpose Adhesive Spray
This adhesive spray from Miler Supply Inc is convenient to use and provides a long-lasting bond. You can use it for a variety of things, such as glue cardboard, papers, and unpainted metals, wood or to attach foils.
It is very easy to use and store. One can of the product contains 24 fluid ounces of glue.
The adhesive dries quickly and becomes clear after dry out.
20. Midwest Products Hobby Craft Cutter
This cutter from Midwest Products is useful to have around whenever you need precise cut on the wood strips for your models.
The cutter is suitable for stripwood up to half-inch thick.
It has an integrated protract and 45 to 120-degree angles. When the blades get dull, you can find the replacement blades to replace it within minutes.
Check how this cutter performs on pieces of different size:
21. Excel Blades Small Metal Mitre Box Kit
This kit from Excel blades includes a K5 hobby handheld knife and a pull saw blade. The pull-saw blade is 5 inches long and has 46 teeth per inch.
The kit is great to have around when you are working with wood because it allows you maximum precision and sharpness. You can also use it with wood, plastic, and metal.
Whenever you need precise and miniature work, you can rely on this kit to help you achieve your goals effortlessly.
22. Staedtler Rotary Action Lead Pointer
This lead pointer from Staedtler is suitable for 2mm leads. It has a rotary function and a built-in dust wiper.
Conveniently, the unit has an auto-stop function, and it won’t break the lead while ensuring sharp and precise pens.
Additionally, it has measurements so that you can adjust your sharpening cone.
23. Ohuhu Cordless Electric Eraser Kit
This Ohuhu erases kit is compact and lightweight. It uses two AAA batteries and has an excellent erasing function. The eraser features circular movement, and because of a powerful motor, it can precisely erase any area you need.
The eraser comes with 20 eraser refills and has a simple one-button operation.
The refills are great for any detailed erasing and easy to replace.
24. Westcott Wooden Dusting Brush
To make your models perfectly and polished, you will need a dusting brush. This Westcott brush provides excellent value for the money.
The brush has 2 inches long horsehair bristles, which ensures great and fine cleaning.
The lacquered wood handle is comfortable and moderated for heavy use. The handle has a hang hole, and you can easily store it in your office and keep within a hand-reach.
The brush is great for using on health, vinyl, furniture, etc.
25. FlashForge 3D Printer
This 3D printer from FlashForge features multi-connectivity with enabled Wi-Fi, USB and Flash drive connection.
The device has 3.5 inches touchscreen in full color, with intuitive icons. It allows quick and easy operation and is very simple to use. The construction of the device is made of plastic alloy and sturdy to ensure stable prints.
The plate is non-heatable and features a slide-in design. Therefore, you can easily draw your items out of the printer, and remove the 3D print easily.
Because of the accessible design, there is no damage to the build plate.
The FlashForge 3D printer has an excellent detection system to help you with precise leveling. You can tighten or loosen leveling screws, and stop when you hear a beep sound. It means that a printer has detected the distance correctly, to make sure that leveling is done in the right position.
During the process, you can follow the instructions on the screen. The operation is quiet, and it won’t disturb you while you concentrate on other things.
It is suitable for entry-level architects, but also more complex work.
26. American Institute of Architects – Architectural Graphic Standards
Every architect sometimes needs to consult the guides to make sure he or she is working on the right track. This updated guide on materials, products, and assemblies published by the American Institute of Architects is something you should keep in your office.
It is often referred to as the architect bible, and for a reason. The book has the latest codes and standards which will allow you to adjust your practice to the current trends in architecture.
You can consult the book to find out more about key design, and the latest finding in environmental assessments, building resiliency, and documentation.
The book also covers everything about materials such as metal, wood, composite, glass, plastic, concrete, etc.
Whenever you need more information on the substructure, site works, equipment, and furnishings, you can rely on this excellent guide to help you resolve your dilemma.
27. Orion Motor Tech Laser Engraving Cutting Machine
This Laser Engraving Machine from Orion Motor Tech features a stabilizing clamp that allows you precise operation with irregular objects. It also has a level board that you can use for regular objects of all sizes.
The machine has a digital control panel and LCD. Therefore, you can monitor the electrical current power.
The ventilation on this Orion Motor Tech machine is redesigned, to prevent overheating and improve the air exhausted.
The built-in cooling fan provides easier operation, better ventilation, and lower noise. The Laser Engraver has CE and ISO9001 Quality certificate. The machine comes with Shenzhouyike Software and is compatible with CorelLaser and LaserDraw as well.
It has USB ports for better connectivity and is compatible with Windows OS.
The engraving area is 12″x 8″m and the maximum size of the item you can engrave is 10.25″W x 8.75″L x 2.85″H. The 40W laser is suitable for use between 1.000 and 1.300 hours.
28. Norberg & Linden XL Drawing Set
Norberg & Linden makes this excellent drawing with sketching tools and charcoal pencils. The set has a drawing pad with 100 pages, kneaded eraser, and a three blending stump.
It comes with 12 sketching pencils of different thickness, starting with 8B and ending with 5H. You get soft, all-graphite woodless specialist pencils, three charcoal pencils – soft, medium, and hard. Additionally, there is one pencil extender, an art knife, and one sandpaper block. Conveniently, you get a plastic/vinyl eraser as well.
All an all, this drawing kit from Nordber & Linden has everything you need for a perfect sketch. The pieces come in a compact case, and you can always carry them on-site.
29. Alvin Portable Drafting Board
This drafting board from Alvin is 20”x26” in size and comes fully assembled with everything you need for a precise draft. It has aluminum straightedge, melamine top surface, brake mechanism, and acrylic blade.
The board will stay secured because of the brake and rubber grips. The blade is transparent, and the board features an adjustable design.
Because of the adjustment knobs, you can customize it, and two folding legs will keep it secured. It is portable and relatively lightweight, ensuring that you can create your next draft wherever you find yourself.
The board is available in different sizes, but I find the 20” size the most convenient.
30. Alvin French Ruler Curve Set
The pieces in this Alvin set of French curves are made of polystyrene plastic with inking edges.
The 0.08 inches think pieces will be easy to use, and the set includes eight different sized curves. The smallest one is 5.25 inches and the largest one is 12.5 inches.
The set is excellent for quality lines and suitable for a variety of projects.
31. Dahle 796 Trimmer Stand/Paper Catch
You cannot imagine an architect’s office without a proper trimmer stand. This Dahle stand, model 796 features sturdy steel construction with plastic pieces and vinyl paper catch.
The height of the stand is 34.5 inches and it comes with stand components, hex keys, and useful assembly guidelines. It makes an excellent foundation for the trimmer and ensures optimal leverage and best cutting experience.
32. Westcott Large and Small Circle Template
You would be surprised how much a proper circle template can save you time. This Westcott template has 45 circle diameters. The smallest one is 1/16″ and the 2 1/4″. Circles also have central lines.
Around each circle, you can find decimal and fractional measurements. The template is lightweight and convenient for carrying in a briefcase.
33. Swingline 12” Paper Trimmer
This paper trimmer and cutter from Swingline has a 12” cutting length, which makes it excellent for a variety of trimming tasks, commonly used in the architect office.
The trimmer is easy to use. It has an extremely sharp guillotine blade and a convenient alignment grid.
The base is plastic and lightweight, but sturdy enough to hold ten sheets of paper for cutting at the same time. The sharp blade ensures a precise and clean cut every time you use it.
The ruler has marks in both inches and centimeters. The device has a ten-year warranty, which is always a great plus.
Watch this cool paper guillotine in action:
34. Darice Retractable Razor Knife Set
This razor knife set from Darice comes with three different sized razors. The largest one is 6”, medium one is 5” and the smallest one is 4”. The knives are sharp and have an excellent, smooth retractable mechanism, which won’t break or let you down when you need it.
After the blades get dull, you can order replacement blades individually. The locking mechanism is high-quality and you don’t have to worry about the accidental retraction of the blade.
35. Securcut Large Safety Ruler
This Securcut ruler is 48 inches long to assist you during your large projects. The ruler features aluminum construction, and the edge is reinforced with stainless steel.
The ruler is great for cutting, and it has a curved guard for your finder. The grip is slip-resistant as well. The large, heavy duty rulers usually weight more, and this one is just above 1.5 pounds.
The smallest increment is 1/16”.
36. Stanley Tools Professional Measuring Tape
Measuring tapes are still one of the most useful tools for a variety of professions, including architecture. This measuring tape from Stanley tools is has a blade lock and sturdy yellow blade that stays firm up to seven feet.
The case is made of chrome and comes with a belt clip. The size of the tape is 1″w x 25 ft.
37. Sargent Art Plastilina Modeling Clay
This plastilina clay from Sargent Art is mineral-based, non-hardening clay, suitable for reuse.
It won’t dry out after multiple uses.
The clay is non-toxic and suitable for a variety of projects, for you small models and more. The pack contains two pounds of white clay. The clay is suitable for prototyping, animation, and modeling and makes a great tool for architects.
38. Pitsco Collegiate Drawing Set
This drawing set from Pitsco is suitable for professional use. The pieces come in a durable, hard plastic case suitable for transport. You get large bow compass, one 5-1/2″ gearhead divider; one extension beam, one ink bow attachment, and one slip handle for ruling pens.
Additionally, you get a mechanical 0.5mm pen and one compatible replacement lead. The set includes one screwdriver and kit with replacement parts.
39. Five Star Loose Leaf 100 Sheets Paper Package
One package of the Five Star Loose Leaf Paper includes 100 sheets of high-quality paper, suitable for a variety of your writing and sketching needs.
The paper has triangular holes for smoother turning and is tape-resistant. Additionally, the paper is ink-bleed resistant and excellent for graphic work.
The sheets are double-sided with an overall size of 11 x 8 1/2 inches. The front sheet features four squares per inch graphic pattern, and the backside has a five square per inch pattern.
40. 4th Generation 512 GB iPad Pro
If you want to sketch your ideas in style, you will need something useful, versatile, and multifunctional, such as this iPad. It features IOS 12 operating system and has 512 GB. The device has a professional-range camera and LiDar scanner. You can connect a scanner to Ipad.
The 4th generation features Liquid Retina display with enhanced Promotion technology and true tones color adjustment. The unit has A112Z bionic chip and8-core graphic, which makes it so much faster than regular computers.
The widescreen is excellent for building design, retouches with pixel-precision, marking PDFs, and a variety of other tasks. The battery life is excellent, and with a single charge, you get a full day of use.
41. Bose Noise Canceling Headphone
For blocking noise on the construction site you will need heavy-duty headphones such as these Bose models.
Also, they can make it easier for you to concentrate on small schemes details in a crowded office. The headphones are compatible with Apple devices – iPhones, iPads, and iPods.
The built-in reachable lithium-ion battery ensures an extended use. You get three pairs of tips in different sizes, clothing clips, and USB charging cable. The headphones come in a convenient carrying case.
42. No Cry Cut Resistant Gloves
Architects need their safety equipment, especially when working on precise cutting. That is why I recommend getting these No Cry cut resistant gloves.
You can pick the size that matches your hand size for a customized fit. The gloves are made from durable, high-quality cut-resistant material that is up to four times stronger than leather.
The gloves are ambidextrous, and they fit both right-handed and left-handed people. The gloves are even safe to use with food, and the maintenance is simple. You can wash your gloves in the washing machine and air dry for reuse.
The No-Cry gloves ensure a snug fit and you will have maximum precision while working on detailed cut, while stays safe from injuries.
43. Westcott Junior T-Square Ruler
Another ruler on my list of necessary architecture supplies is this T-Square ruler from Westcott. The size is 12″/30cm.
The ruler is made from transparent plastic and includes inches and metrics calibrations. The measurements start at the beginning of the ruler, and there is no 1/4 inches gap, seen in most T-shaped rulers. The T piece is stationary and stable.
You can use it to underline, make precise lines, and for a variety of measuring. The blades are clear, which makes it perfect for ink.
44. Pro Art Drafting Dots Roll
Architects use drafting dots to keep their work blueprints and schemes in place while they work on them. The precision is highly important, and even the smallest movement can make a difference.
The drafting dots roll from Pro Art is a convenient solution, it is self-adhesive and a useful tool to have around. There are five hundred dots per single roll. Dots are very simple to apply and can be individually dispensed.
45. Pro Art Drafting Dry Cleaning Pad
Drawing complex objects can become messy and you will need something to prevent smudges on your sketches. This drafting pad from Pro Art is great for cleaning the drawings, triangles, and scales.
Use the pad to clean your documents by sprinkling light particles on the drafting covering, and then, rub the surface with a pad. The pad contains pulverized gum-eraser granules.
If you have never used such a pad, you will see how easier to maintain clean drawing with tools such as this Pro Art drafting pad.
It is also excellent for precleaning and preparing your drafts for final touches.
46. BQLZR White Architectural Model Figures
For a final presentation of your ideas to the client, you will need model figures. The BQLZR has a convenient packaging of white, unpainted figures with a 1:100 scale.
You get 100 figures in one package at a very budget-friendly price.
The figures can be spray painted to match your needs or you can leave them white. The figures included are both standing and seated, to make your ideas come to reality more accurately.
The figures are a different gender and there are children’s figures as well. They are very detailed and a great addition to every architect’s kit.
47. GoChange 3in1 Electric Foam Cutter
With this GoChange machine, you get three tools set. The set consists of a foam cutter, a wand-style hot knife and, and a hot bow blade.
The electric foam cutter has a UL approved power supply and a convenient safety switch. The size of the wand is 10cmx5cm and the size of the bowed blade is 10cm.
Additionally, you get a useful cutter holder.
The device heats up very quickly, it can reach 150 degrees Celsius within only ten seconds.
It is suitable for cutting styrofoam smoothly, sealing the edges, and cutting at any angle or shape you want.
The foam cutter is excellent for model making. You can use it for 30 minutes, and then it needed to rest cold before you can use it again. The tool is precise and easy to use.
To prevent darkening the blades, you can use a damp sponge on the blade after each use.
48. Alvin Stainless Steel Erasing Shield
Alvin makes great gadgets for architects, such as this precise erasing shield. It allows you to control and erase details precisely, which saves time significantly. You don’t have to do everything from scratch again; you can revise the targeted area.
This small little Alvin shield is made from stainless steel; it is 0.005 inches thin and flexible.
The polished steel with resists tarnishing and will last you a long time.
You get 26 precise apertures for all your precise erasing needs.
The price tag is budget-friendly, and the tools are great to have within a hand-reach every day.
49. Modway Adjustable Veer Drafting Chair
This Modway chair is available in four colors – black, blue, pink, and white to match your office style. The chair has an adjustable height and a flip-arm design.
It has a tall glass cylinder, which makes it great for office desks. The chair provides lower back support and has a meshed back for improved airflow. Therefore, it is great for working long hours.
Additionally, the padded waterfall meshes seating is very comfortable. You can adjust the height with one-touch operation, starting with 21.5” and ending with 29.5” off the floor.
The chair has a 360-degree swivel function and rotatable armrests. Therefore, it is an ideal drafting tool that allows you easier movements for drawing and drafting.
The Modway chair also has an elegant design and provides excellent back support, to reduce back and neck pain. You can also read more drafting table reviews here.
Some assembly for the chair is required, but you can watch the video to get more instruction:
50. 1 Year Subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud Photography 20 GB Plan
Adobe software is well-known among artists and architects. It is editing software that has lightroom Classic features.
With a one-year subscription plan, I recommend getting 20 GB of storage space, which is enough for storing full resolution pictures for a year from, on any device.
Architects value additional map, print, and web modules function, which allow them to publish their workflow and collaborate with others.
The portfolio function is excellent for gathering your best work in the same place, suitable for promotion. There are different subscription plans, but a one-year plan with 20 GB of space provides the best value for the money.
51. BYB Metal Desk Drafting Lamp
This BYB metal lamp features an innovative LGP guide panel, which protects your eyes from harmful glare. Therefore, it lowers the eye fatigue and creates a more comfortable working light.
The lamp is eco-friendly and energy-efficient. The bulbs use around 80% less energy than traditional bulbs. The estimated lifespan is around 50.000 hours.
The lamp has four lighting modes and six dimming levels with a memory function.
The base is rotatable and the arm is double-hinged. Thus, you can make ti light on all targeted areas on your desk.
It comes with an 18-months warranty.
52. 3M White Hard Hat
The hard hat is an obligatory part of personal protective equipment for everyone on the site, including architects. Architect visiting construction sites should wear white hard hats. This 3M hard hat has four-point ratchet suspension and a short brim, to ensure better visibility.
It is lightweight, but has a sturdy base and will keep your head safe from accidental impacts on the construction site. The 3M hard hat is Type I and matches the requirements for Class G and E of hard hats according to ANSI standards.
53. Victorinox Architecture Parliament Briefcase
This Victorinox briefcase is versatile and suitable for a variety of things, including architecture supplies. It has multiple pockets and sections, suitable for larger items such as folders and blueprints, and smaller ones for model figures, pencils, rulers, etc.
The case features a classy design and has a durable construction. The handles are well-stiched and suitable for heavier items.
It comes with a shoulder strap as well.
54. Nti Portable 3-Display Laptop
How many times have you felt frustrated with your laptop screen size? You probably work on multiple screens in your office, but what happens when you travel? One screen is never enough, and that is why you should invest in this Nti 3-display laptop.
It is portable and has ultrathin and lightweight monitors, which expands your working surface significantly.
You can rotate USB monitors vertically as well. The monitor size is standard 15.6″ with 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution. All three monitors are powered with one cord.
55. 3D Connexion 3D Computer Mouse
This computer mouse from 3D Connexion features a compact design and precise 3D navigation, especially in CAD software. It allows you maximum precision which you cannot get with any of the standard computer mouse.
The device has six degrees of freedom sensors and is compatible with Windows, Mac, and Linux OS.
There is direct access to eight of the most common application command which makes it even easier to use. The device has a stable, steel base and a two-year manufacturer warranty.
So, here you have all 55 of the necessary and high-quality office supplies for architects.
Prioritize and make your wish list, to slowly fill up your architecture tool kit.
Which item seems the irreplaceable to you during your daily tasks? And, which one will you skip?
Let me know in the comment below!