Engineer Hand

Engineer Hand Regular

  • Fuze, Time and Percussion, Mk. III
  • TrueType
Somehow, although he is the smallest office boy around the place, none of the other lads pick on him. Scuffling and fighting almost has ceased since Kerensky came to work. That's only one of the nicknames of Leo Kobreen, and was assigned to him because of a considerable facial resemblance to the perpetually fleeing Russian statesman, and, too, because both wore quite formal standing collars. Somehow, although he is the smallest office boy around the place, none of the other lads pick on him. Scuffling and fighting almost has ceased since Kerensky came to work. That's only one of the nicknames of Leo Kobreen, and was assigned to him because of a considerable facial resemblance to the perpetually fleeing Russian statesman, and, too, because both wore quite formal standing collars.

Basic Latin

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Category
Handwriting
License
OFL (SIL Open Font License)
Family
Engineer Hand
Designer
 
Foundry
 
Description
Architects and engineers use a particular, very regimented script for formal drawings. This is for legibility purposes and is known as Draftsman's Hand, Engineer's Hand, or Architect's Hand. The same script is often used in pre-1950's book illustrations, when they were all done by hand. This font attempts to replicate one such example, from an American War Department collection of ammunition drawings. The letter sizes are a bit irregular, but this font is still an excellent choice to label diagrams and technical blueprints for that hand-drawn, 1950's look.
Full Language Support
Basic Latin, Euro

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<link rel="stylesheet" media="screen" href="https://fontlibrary.org/face/engineer-hand" type="text/css"/>

Now you can use this font in your css file. Here is an example of a paragraph set in Engineer Hand Regular.

p {
   font-family: 'EngineerHandRegular';
   font-weight: normal;
   font-style: italic;
}

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History

Active
2014-11-16—2014-11-21
Updates
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