Proportional Dividers to Transfer Drawing Scale or Equally Divide Lines & Circles

Proportional Dividers by Alvin
Proportional divider/proportional dividers are used to transfer measurements from one scale to another. The proportional divider is used to make a drawing larger or smaller called scaling. Another function of a proportional divider is to divide lines or circles into equal parts. A proportional divider has two legs the same length that are pointed at each end and held together with a movable pivot point to adjust the ratio. By adjusting the pivot point, you adjust the leg lengths therefore creating a ratio for scaling a drawing up or down. the position of the pivot, you can adjust the lengths of the legs on opposite sides of the pivot so that the ratio between them is equal to the ratio between two scales. A useful tool for art, drawing, drafting, and design where scaling and ability to divide lines and circles equally is needed proportional divider. See our complete selection of Drafting Tools .



Proportional Divider 7.5 Alvin 450 Proportional Divider
Code: 21213
MFG Part #: 450
Regular price: $195.00
Sale price: $125.36
Proportional Divider 10 Alvin 458 Proportional Divider
Code: 21215
MFG Part #: 458
Regular price: $460.00
Sale price: $295.71
Set Of 4 Points Fits 450 452 949 Proportional Divider
Code: 21216
MFG Part #: DIV C
Regular price: $8.00
Sale price: $6.38