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6.1: Symbols Used in Schematic Diagrams

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    3300
    • Camosun College
    • BCCampus (Download for free at http://open.bccampus.ca/find-open-textbooks)
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    Electrical symbols may be different for each manufacturer, but in most cases they are standard. Every manufacturer’s diagram should have a symbol identification chart or “key” located in the wiring book. Some examples of electrical symbols are shown in Figure \(\PageIndex{1}\.

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    Figure \(\PageIndex{1}\): Common electrical symbols (CC BY-NC-SA; BC Industry Training Authority)

     


    6.1: Symbols Used in Schematic Diagrams is shared under a CC BY license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Camosun College.

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