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Text Heights in Drawings

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Height at 1:1 Usage Pen Weight
1.8mm or 2.0mm Use sparingly and only when the standard text height, just won't fit. 0.25mm
2.5mm The standard - general purpose - text height. Dimensions, notes etc. 0.35mm
3.5mm Secondary titles (example: 'SECTION A-A'), schedule titles. 0.5mm
5.0mm Primary titles (example: 'TYPICAL FLY BRACE DETAIL') 0.5mm
7.0mm Big titles, rare to use in the actual drawing space, but commonly used in cover sheet titles, or title block text. 0.7mm

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