Wiring Diagrams

Learn how to identify components, equipment, wires and cables on a wiring diagram.

Prerequisites

Introduction to Electrical Diagrams is recommended.

Description

This is the final lesson in the iKNOW™ Electrical Print Reading Library. The lesson presents information how to identify components, equipment, wires and cables on a wiring diagram. It also explains how to relate a wiring diagram to the installed hardware and how to use diagrams for maintenance and troubleshooting problems.

Objectives

Identify components in a wiring diagram.  Identify terminal conventions in a wiring diagram.  Identify wiring conventions in a wiring diagram.  Identify and interpret bundles in a wiring diagram.  Relate the wiring diagram to actual hardware.  Relate the wiring diagram to actual wires.  Troubleshoot a circuit using wiring diagram.


ELECTRICAL PRINT READING