Flashcards in PHEP 13 Deck (10)
Why are symbols used in circuit diagrams?
Because they can be easily and quickly drawn and they can convey a great deal of information.
Circuit diagrams are drawings that consist of?
What is a one-line diagram?
A drawing consisting of one line that shows the route of power between two places.
It does not show the actual number of wires or phases.
What are the three types of circuit diagrams?
What does ASA mean what is the purpose of it?
American Standards Association.
Setting a standard for the meaning of circuit diagram symbols.
What is a major use of the one-line diagram?
To detail the actual operations of the circuit.
What is a schematic diagram?
A circuit diagram that has more detail than a one-line diagram but is made as simple as possible. It does not show any physical location of the symbols that represent the different parts.
Where is schematic diagrams used mostly?
In design work.
A wiring diagram shows?
where they connect
the routing from place to place