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Equipment and Supplies

This is a partial list of equipment and supplies needed to undertake field recording of historic structures and sites. When necessary, optional equipment will be provided during specific assignments for the class. Trade names are italicized. Students may share equipment.

Drafting (exmples for reference from DraftingSteals)

Site

  • 25-foot measuring tape
  • clip board
  • graph paper (1/4" grid)
  • pens: black, blue, green, red
  • digital camera

Site (checklist, provided by school as needed; for future reference)

  • ladders
  • staging
  • barriers
  • respirator with filters
  • first aid kit
  • hard hat
  • safety glasses
  • calculator
  • hammer (16 or 20 ounce)
  • nails
  • plum bob
  • chalk line
  • line chalk
  • mason's twine, braided
  • profile gauge
  • compass
  • binoculars (10x24)
  • extension cord, gounded
  • three-prong adaptor
  • lights with clamps
  • bulbs (200 watt)
  • flashlight
  • 50 or 100 foot tape ruler
  • surveying tape