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Electric Generator Symbols

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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

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Cell - Electric battery Battery pack
Generic symbol + info
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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


voltage

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


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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
winding

Three-phase alternator with


mobile inductor

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