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Font from old 70's American engineering schematics

Because of the time period these are most likely hand drawn. Probably using stencil, to save time*. Using a stencil explains why 0, O, I, 1 and also the foot of R are done this way, simply they are ...
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What font is used on the "Passengers" movie poster?

This probably is a custom type based on some different fonts. The basis seems to be Neutraface N°2 Medium and/or Aramis Light or SemiLight. Inspiration also seems to be taken from Revival and maybe ...
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What font is used in this computer academy certificate? Check the attached image

Trick - lasso then copy/paste individual letters, straighten then search the result. What The Font is pretty lenient on imprecision, once they're straight-ish... It has to be said, though, that ...
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Font from old 70's American engineering schematics

Coniglio Sublime looks like a good digital match for that stencil, albeit with a disambiguating hook on the '1'. DIN 17 SB isn't too far off, but its rounded letters like "C" have vertical straight ...
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Font from old 70's American engineering schematics

Man, this is a blast from the past. I worked in a mapmaking company in the early 1980s. The draftsmen and -women used Leroy lettering. This was a little self-contained pantograph that traced letters ...
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Font from old 70's American engineering schematics

If these were lettered with ink then they used a set made by KOH-I-NOOR lettering set that had templates with the letters routed into plastic and a slot that ran the full length of the template (they ...
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Can't find a font with this slanted 'A'?

Font name :- Dolce Vita from http://muraknockout.com/dolce-vita/ by MuraKnockout Media + Design
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Can you please help identify these fonts?

Font used for main product names (BASIL, SEA SALT) is probably Old Newspaper Types The font used for NO. 02, NO. 19 & HERB, SEASONING and the digits is probably Telegraphem Both are available at ...
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Font identification dificulties

This is Eurostyle Ext2 Bold About identifying it. I did it successfully on WhatTheFont!, the issue I guess you are having is due to the blurriness of the font, or because you are trying to locate it ...
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How can I know what fonts a website is using?

Browser's 'inspect element' isn't perfect Using the developer tools of your browser is a good way to see which fonts are declared in the CSS of a website. This doesn't show which font is actually ...
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Font from old 70's American engineering schematics

The standardized font for most CAD programs is ASME Y14.5M (not the catchiest name but it does its job): It changes ever so slightly over the years, including differentiating 1 and I and 0 and O ...
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Can you identify this font used for the text Bonbons?

I think this is Edwardian Script but the capital B is an alternate character. The Pro version you can buy on MyFonts includes it in a stylistic set if you look through the character set. The inline ...
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What is the font used for Winter Bash 2016?

Winter Bash The font is a modified Heritage Font. Here is an example: Alternate letters were used on the t and h, then some freehand editing was done to complete the effect. 2016 The year is ...
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Font from old 70's American engineering schematics

you might wanna check: http://fontzzz.com/font/10006_engineering_plot.htm almost perfect match, just reduce the height a little and there you go.
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Closest Google Font to Amazon's new "Amazon Ember" font?

I have found a link to download the Amazon Ember font and all weights on the Amazon Developer website. The file download also includes the Bookerly typeface. https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/avs-...
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Typeface like Times New Roman but with "tied" percent sign

There are probably hundreds of fonts which fits your description, so finding one that fits your taste might be like searching for a needle in a haystack. I assume that the font needs to be free, so I ...
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What font is used on the "Passengers" movie poster?

You can get a similar effect with most fonts by using a Greek capital lambda and xi, as in: PΛSSΞNGΞRS I know it's not entirely what you're asking for but you might be able to get a similar effect, ...
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Which font is used in this 'Google Fonts' image?

It probably looks like Newsreader https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Newsreader
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What font is used on this Danube Dragons T-shirt?

I tried to separate the letters as suggested by Andrew Leach and What Font is finally delivered the correct result :) The font is called Angryblue: Thx for your help!
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What font is used for this 85 years logo?

WhatTheFont had trouble with the first example image, but gave me the correct font as a result when using the (now removed) second example image... Colonna A few things to note... It would be ...
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Font identification, similar to Helvetica Condensed

The font is "FF Hydra Pro Medium" form FF Hydra font family. All the Best!
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Is a Grotesque font another name for a Gothic font?

I started writing this thinking that there were enough distinctions between Gothic and Grotesque typefaces to answer with confidence. However with their contemporary counterparts, there are too many ...
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What font is used on the studs of LEGO bricks?

The example pictured above is considered a modern stud logo that dates back to as early as 1963 and is still in use today. The logo itself may have some correlation to the manufacturing switch from ...
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Closest Google Font to Amazon's new "Amazon Ember" font?

I'd actually go with PT Sans, which seems to share quite a few characteristics, narrow, curved lowercase l, monocameral g, high middle strokes on the M. If you need more weights, then I'd go for ...
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What font is used on Junghans' Max Bill watch face?

This is a custom typeface designed by Max Bill for his original kitchen clock, Exacta in 1957. A beautiful specimen of Swiss Bauhaus design. According to this source: Bill designed a special ...
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Whats the name of the font used in this Mickey Mouse birthday banner?

Pictured: Disney Mickey Stencil Font The banner in the imaged appears to be created using a Cricut stencil cutting font called Disney Mickey Font (hence the picture of the craft project). An image of ...
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What typeface is used in this brand identity concept for Gem Bakery?

And the winner is..... ATC Rosemary It checks out when you look at some of the other images on the Behance project page.
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