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Electrical Symbols, Electrical Diagram Symbols

Electrical Symbols, Electrical Diagram Symbols

When drawing Electrical Schematics, Electrical Circuit Diagrams, Power Systems Diagrams, Circuit and Wiring Diagrams, Digital and Analog Logic Schemes, you will obligatory need the electrical symbols and pictograms to represent various electrical and electronic devices, such as resistors, wires, transistors, inductors, batteries, switches, lamps, readouts, amplifiers, repeaters, relays, transmission paths, semiconductors, generators, and many more. Today these symbols are internationally standardized, so the diagrams designed using them are recognizable and comprehensible by specialists from different countries. Electrical Engineering Solution included to ConceptDraw Solution Park provides 26 libraries with 926 commonly used electrical schematic and electrical engineering symbols making the reality the easy drawing of Electrical diagrams, schematics and blueprints. Now you need only a few minutes to create great-looking Electrical diagram, simply choose required electrical design elements from the libraries, drag them on the needed places at the document and connect in a suitable way. Read more

Electrical Drawing Software and Electrical Symbols

Any electrical device could not be created without electrical diagram, wiring also cannot be laid without pre-designed and approved scheme or plan. Electrical drawing is a type of technical drawing that depicts scheme of some electrical device and includes the information about power, lighting, etc. Electrical plan designed for architectural or engineering project visually displays location of electrical devices and connections. ConceptDraw PRO is ideal electrical software for construction professional-looking Electrical Circuits, Electrical Schematics, Electrical Layouts, Electrical Wiring, Automotive Wiring, Cabling Layout Diagrams, Circuits and Logic Schematics, Logic Gate Diagrams, Digital Circuits, Parallel Circuits, Blue Prints with help of 926 standard electrical symbols offered by 26 libraries of Electrical Engineering solution from the Engineering area for ConceptDraw PRO. It makes drawing Electrical diagrams very easy even for beginners, and also extends your work with various export methods. Read more
The vector stencils library "Lamps, acoustics, readouts" contains 35 element symbols of lamps, acoustic components, electrical measuring instruments for drawing electrical schematics and electronic circuit diagrams.
"Electrical measurements are the methods, devices and calculations used to measure electrical quantities. Measurement of electrical quantities may be done to measure electrical parameters of a system. Using transducers, physical properties such as temperature, pressure, flow, force, and many others can be converted into electrical signals, which can then be conveniently measured and recorded." [Electrical measurements. Wikipedia]
"A lamp is a replaceable component such as an incandescent light bulb, which is designed to produce light from electricity." [Lamp (electrical component). Wikipedia]
"An electric bell is a mechanical bell that... functions by means of an electromagnet. When an electric current is applied, it produces a repetitive buzzing or clanging sound." [Electric bell. Wikipedia]
"A buzzer or beeper is an audio signalling device, which may be mechanical, electromechanical, or piezoelectric." [Buzzer. Wikipedia]
"Electronic sirens incorporate circuits such as oscillators, modulators, and amplifiers to synthesize a selected siren tone (wail, yelp, pierce/priority/phaser, hi-lo, scan, airhorn, manual, and a few more) which is played through external speakers." [Siren (noisemaker). Wikipedia]
"A microphone (colloquially called a mic or mike...) is an acoustic-to-electric transducer or sensor that converts sound in air into an electrical signal. ...
Most microphones today use electromagnetic induction (dynamic microphone), capacitance change (condenser microphone) or piezoelectric generation to produce an electrical signal from air pressure variations." [Microphone. Wikipedia]
The symbols example "Design elements - Lamps, acoustics, readouts" was drawn using the ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software extended with the Electrical Engineering solution from the Engineering area of ConceptDraw Solution Park. Read more
Lamps, acoustics, electrical measuring instruments
Lamps, acoustics, electrical measuring instruments, speaker, microphone, speaker, microphone, push-pull, microphone, capacitor, microphone, lamp, signal lamp, lamp, non-indicating lamp, lamp, indicating lamp, lamp, indicator, meter, wavemeter, indicator, meter, voltmeter, indicator, meter, thermometer, indicator, meter, synchroscope, indicator, meter, oscilloscope, indicator, meter, galvanometer, indicator, meter, frequency meter, indicator, meter, ammeter, fluorescent lamp, buzzer, bell, siren, bell,

Electrical Symbols — Lamps, Acoustics, Readouts

Wiring and circuit diagrams use special symbols recognized by everyone who uses the drawings. The symbols on the drawings show how components like resistors, capacitors, inductors, switches, lamps, acoustic devices, measuring devices and other electrical and electronic components are connected together. 26 libraries of the Electrical Engineering Solution of ConceptDraw PRO make your electrical diagramming simple, efficient, and effective. You can simply and quickly drop the ready-to-use objects from libraries into your document to create the electrical diagram. Read more

Process and Instrumentation Diagram

If you need create a Process and Instrumentation Diagram, it is convenient to design it in ConceptDraw PRO software which offers powerful Chemical and Process Engineering Solution from the Engineering Area. Read more
The vector stencils library "Lamps, acoustics, measuring instruments" contains 35 element symbols of lamps, acoustic components, electrical measuring instruments.
Use these shapes for drawing electrical schematics and electronic circuit diagrams in the ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software extended with the Electrical Engineering solution from the Engineering area of ConceptDraw Solution Park.
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Ammeter
Ammeter, indicator, meter, ammeter,
Frequency meter
Frequency meter, indicator, meter, frequency meter,
Voltmeter
Voltmeter, indicator, meter, voltmeter,
Galvanometer
Galvanometer, indicator, meter, galvanometer,
Oscilloscope
Oscilloscope, indicator, meter, oscilloscope,
Synchroscope
Synchroscope, indicator, meter, synchroscope,
Thermometer
Thermometer, indicator, meter, thermometer,
Wavemeter
Wavemeter, indicator, meter, wavemeter,
Standard bell with 1 line input
Standard bell with 1 line input, bell,
Single-stroke bell with 1 line input
Single-stroke bell with 1 line input, bell,
Siren with 1 line input
Siren with 1 line input, bell, siren,
Standard bell with 2 lines input
Standard bell with 2 lines input, bell,
Bell with 2 lines input
Bell with 2 lines input, bell,
Bell with 1 line input
Bell with 1 line input, bell,
Single-stroke bell with 2 lines input
Single-stroke bell with 2 lines input, bell,
Siren with 2 lines input
Siren with 2 lines input, bell, siren,
Buzzer with 1 line input
Buzzer with 1 line input, buzzer,
Buzzer with 2 lines input
Buzzer with 2 lines input, buzzer,
Buzzer with 2 lines input
Buzzer with 2 lines input, buzzer,
Buzzer with 1 line input
Buzzer with 1 line input, buzzer,
Indicating lamp with 1 line input
Indicating lamp with 1 line input, lamp, indicating lamp,
Non-indicating lamp with 1 line input
Non-indicating lamp with 1 line input, lamp, non-indicating lamp,
Indicating lamp with 2 lines input
Indicating lamp with 2 lines input, lamp, indicating lamp,
Non-indicating lamp with 2 lines input
Non-indicating lamp with 2 lines input, lamp, non-indicating lamp,
Signal lamp
Signal lamp, lamp, signal lamp,
Lamp
Lamp, lamp,
Fluorescent lamp 2 terminal
Fluorescent lamp 2 terminal, fluorescent lamp,
Fluorescent lamp 4 terminal
Fluorescent lamp 4 terminal, fluorescent lamp,
Speaker
Speaker, speaker,
Speaker with microphone
Speaker with microphone, speaker, microphone,
Microphone
Microphone, microphone,
Capacitor microphone
Capacitor microphone, microphone, capacitor,
Push-pull microphone
Push-pull microphone, microphone, push-pull,
Microphone with 1 line
Microphone with 1 line, microphone,
Microphone with 2 lines
Microphone with 2 lines, microphone,

Office Layout

Each office is a unique space, thats why design of office premises has a lot of specifics based on the type of premise and kind of activity of the company which will be placed at this office. Different office concepts and features of office designs are also taken into consideration by designers and architects when office layout plans and designs are created, for construction new office buildings or renovation those built earlier. ConceptDraw PRO extended with Office Layout Plans solution from Building Plans area is a powerful diagramming and vector drawing software for designing Office Floor Plans, Office Layout Plans, Small Office Design Plans, Office Cabinet Plans, Commercial Floor plans, Home Office Plans, Plans for premises at large office centers, Electrical plans for offices, etc. Office Layout Plans solution includes 3 time-saving libraries of ready-to-use vector objects of office furniture and equipment which are incredibly helpful for design and implementation any of your office layout ideas. Read more

Process Flowchart

The main reason of using Process Flowchart or PFD is to show relations between major parts of the system. Process Flowcharts are used in process engineering and chemical industry where there is a requirement of depicting relationships between major components only and not include minor parts. Process Flowcharts for single unit or multiple units differ in their structure and implementation. ConceptDraw PRO is Professional business process mapping software for making Process flowcharts, Process flow diagram, Workflow diagram, flowcharts and technical illustrations for business documents and also comprehensive visio for mac application. Easier define and document basic work and data flows, financial, production and quality management processes to increase efficiency of your business with ConcepDraw PRO. Business process mapping software with Flowchart Maker ConceptDraw PRO includes extensive drawing tools, rich examples and templates, process flowchart symbols and shape libraries, smart connectors that allow you create the flowcharts of complex processes, process flow diagrams, procedures and information exchange. Process Flowchart Solution is project management workflow tools which is part ConceptDraw Project marketing project management software. Drawing charts, diagrams, and network layouts has long been the monopoly of Microsoft Visio, making Mac users to struggle when needing such visio alternative like visio for mac, it requires only to view features, make a minor edit to, or print a diagram or chart. Thankfully to MS Visio alternative like ConceptDraw PRO software, this is cross-platform charting and business process management tool, now visio alternative for making sort of visio diagram is not a problem anymore however many people still name it business process visio tools. Read more

Ceiling Ideas For Living Room

Design of any premises includes many stages and variety of plans. Ceiling plans are also included in this number. Reflected Ceiling Plans Solution from the Building Plans Area for ConceptDraw PRO software will help you represent and realize any of your ceiling ideas for living room. Read more

Process Engineering

ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software supplied with Chemical and Process Engineering Solution from the Engineering Area of ConceptDraw Solution Park is powerful and effective process engineering software. Read more
The vector stencils library "Switches and relays" contains 58 symbols of electrical contacts, switches, relays, circuit breakers, selectors, connectors, disconnect devices, switching circuits, current regulators, and thermostats for electrical devices.
"In electrical engineering, a switch is an electrical component that can break an electrical circuit, interrupting the current or diverting it from one conductor to another.
The most familiar form of switch is a manually operated electromechanical device with one or more sets of electrical contacts, which are connected to external circuits. Each set of contacts can be in one of two states: either "closed" meaning the contacts are touching and electricity can flow between them, or "open", meaning the contacts are separated and the switch is nonconducting. The mechanism actuating the transition between these two states (open or closed) can be either a "toggle" (flip switch for continuous "on" or "off") or "momentary" (push-for "on" or push-for "off") type.
A switch may be directly manipulated by a human as a control signal to a system, such as a computer keyboard button, or to control power flow in a circuit, such as a light switch. Automatically operated switches can be used to control the motions of machines, for example, to indicate that a garage door has reached its full open position or that a machine tool is in a position to accept another workpiece. Switches may be operated by process variables such as pressure, temperature, flow, current, voltage, and force, acting as sensors in a process and used to automatically control a system. ... A switch that is operated by another electrical circuit is called a relay. Large switches may be remotely operated by a motor drive mechanism. Some switches are used to isolate electric power from a system, providing a visible point of isolation that can be padlocked if necessary to prevent accidental operation of a machine during maintenance, or to prevent electric shock." [Switch. Wikipedia]
"A relay is an electrically operated switch. Many relays use an electromagnet to mechanically operate a switch, but other operating principles are also used, such as solid-state relays. Relays are used where it is necessary to control a circuit by a low-power signal (with complete electrical isolation between control and controlled circuits), or where several circuits must be controlled by one signal. The first relays were used in long distance telegraph circuits as amplifiers: they repeated the signal coming in from one circuit and re-transmitted it on another circuit. Relays were used extensively in telephone exchanges and early computers to perform logical operations.
A type of relay that can handle the high power required to directly control an electric motor or other loads is called a contactor. Solid-state relays control power circuits with no moving parts, instead using a semiconductor device to perform switching. Relays with calibrated operating characteristics and sometimes multiple operating coils are used to protect electrical circuits from overload or faults; in modern electric power systems these functions are performed by digital instruments still called "protective relays"." [Relay. Wikipedia]
The shapes example "Design elements - Switches and relays" was drawn using the ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software extended with the Electrical Engineering solution from the Engineering area of ConceptDraw Solution Park. Read more
Switch and relay symbols
Switch and relay symbols, two way contact, time delay make, open switch, time-delay closing, TDC, time delay make, normally open, time delay break, normally closed, time delay break, closed switch, time-delay opening, TDO, thermostat, temperature switch, temperature sensitive switch, temperature actuated switch, switch disconnector, isolating-switch, stay put, contact without spring return, spring return, make, spring return, break, spring return, shorting selector, make-before-break, shorting, bridging,  contact transfer, selector switch, break-before-make, nonshorting, nonbridging, contact transfer, safety interlock, circuit opening, relay contacts, relay coil, relay, pushbutton, make, circuit closing, mushroom head, push-pull head, pushbutton, break, circuit opening, mushroom head, push-pull head, pushbutton, 2-circuit, circuit opening, break, proximity limit switch, directly actuated, spring returned, normally closed, pressure actuated switch, pilot light, passing make-contact, mercury switch, manual switch, manually operated switch, make contact, liquid level actuated switch, limit switch, directly actuated, spring returned, normally open, limit switch, directly actuated, spring returned, normally closed, limit switch, isolator, inertia switch, gas flow actuated switch, fuse, flow actuated, circuit breaker, change-over contact, break contact, SPST, single-pole, single-throw, switch, SPDT, single-pole, double-throw, switch, DPST, double-pole, single-throw, switch, DPDT, double-pole, double-throw, switch, 4 position, switch, 3 position, three-position, switch, 2 position, switch,

What is Gantt Chart (historical reference)

Historical reference about the Gantt chart. Read more

Process Flow Diagram Symbols

Chemical and Process Engineering Solution from the Engineering Area of ConceptDraw Solution Park is a unique tool which contains variety of predesigned process flow diagram symbols for easy creating various Chemical and Process Flow Diagrams in ConceptDraw PRO. Read more

Room Planning Software

You want create a professional room plan quick and easy? ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software will help you. It’s very simple and convenient design the room plans with Floor Plans Solution from the Building Plans area of ConceptDraw Solution Park. Read more

Piping and Instrumentation Diagram Software

Piping and Instrumentation Diagram is a technical sketch or drawing, which shows in details the piping system and instrumentation of a processing plant. Piping and Instrumentation Diagram is developed by process design engineers and technical engineers on the phase of plant design. This plan is necessary on the stages of plant construction and then is actively used by operators, instrumentation and piping engineers when operating the plant. ConceptDraw PRO software provides unique Plumbing and Piping Plans solution from Building Plans area of ConceptDraw Solution Park with 10 libraries of ready-to-use predesigned vector elements, templates and samples, to help you create professional Piping diagrams and schematics, Instrumentation diagrams, Plumbing plans and blueprints, Schemes of hot and cold water supply systems, Heating schemes, Mechanical diagrams, Diagrams of fluids, hydraulics, air and gas pipings, Technical drawings of waste water disposal systems, Schematics of industrial piping systems, Diagrams of ventilation systems, etc. Read more