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Electric Generator Symbols

The electric generators (power supplies) are devices that are used to transform any type
of energy (mechanical, chemical, solar...) into electrical energy.
Generator: A general term denoting any signal source.

Symbol Description Symbol Description

Electric generator Alternator / Sinusoidal generator

Generic symbol AC, alternating current
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Electric generator AC generator nonrotating

AC generator low frequency
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AC generator Dynamo
middle frequencies DC generator
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AC generator Homopolar generator

high frequencies DC generator
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Generic generator Magnetohydrodynamic generator

MHD generator
Generic symbol
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Ideal current generator Pulse generator

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Ideal voltage generator Waveform generator
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Generator voltage Magneto

Hand generator
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Controlled voltage generator Controlled current generator

Motor–generator Resonance generator

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Photovoltaic cell Photovoltaic generator

Solar cell Solar cell
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DC generator compound Tachometer generator

excitation with short

Dynamo with built-in brake

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Symbols of Batteries and related / DC Power Supplies

Cell - Electric battery Battery pack
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Cell - Battery Connected batteries

Electric cell with voltage Multi-battery adjustable in three

adjustable steps

Multi-adjustable battery Battery with connection of mobile


Indication Overvoltage Representation battery

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Indication of undervoltage Representation battery

Charge level of the battery Battery charging indication

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Overload indication

Symbols Three-Phase Generator

Three phase synchronous Three phase synchronous
generator with permanent generator wye connection
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Three phase converter Three phase synchronous

+ info generator with access to each

Three-phase alternator with

mobile inductor