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Electrical Engineering Diagram - Create an Electrical Engineering Diagram Easily

> Engineering Diagram > Electrical Engineering Diagram - Create an Electrical Engineering Diagram Easily
Posted by James Freeman | 04/09/2020
Use electrical engineering drawings and create electrical schematic diagrams easily with the drawing software.

Create engineering diagrams such as electrical diagrams, circuit and logic diagrams, industrial control systems, process flow, P&ID and systems diagrams.

How to Create an Electrical Engineering Diagram

Open an Electrical Engineering Diagram Maker

On the File menu, point to New, select Engineering, and then click one of the followings:

  • Basic Electrical
  • Circuits and Logic
  • Industrial Control Systems
  • Systems
  • Process Flow Diagram
  • Process and Instrumentation Diagram

Electrial Engineering Diagram Type

These templates open in an unscaled drawing page and you can change the settings at any time.

Electrical Engineering Software

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  • Effortlessly create over 280 types of diagrams.
  • Provide various templates & symbols to match your needs.
  • Drag and drop interface and easy to use
  • Customize every detail by using smart and dynamic toolkits.
  • Compatible with a variety of file formats, such as MS Office, Visio, PDF, etc.
  • Feel free to export, print and share your diagrams.

Choose from Industry-standard Eletrical Diagram Symbols

Drag any of the electrical component shapes onto the drawing page, select a shape, and then on the context menu, click Property. In the Shape Property dialog box, click on each item and type or select a value.

Connect Electrical Components Using Connector Tools or Connector Shapes

1. Use Connector Tools

Click the Connector tool.

Drag from a connection point on the first shape to a connection point on the second shape. The connector endpoints turn red when the shapes are connected.

Connect electrical components

2. Use connector shapes

Drag a connector shape from the shape library onto the drawing page.

Use connector shapes

Place the connector's begin point on the parent shape (the shape you are connecting from).

Place the connector's end point on the child shape (the shape you are connecting to).

When the connector is glued to the shapes, the endpoints turn red.

Add Text to the Selected Shape

Label individual electrical component shapes by selecting the shape and typing.

Modify the Property of Symbols

Select SPST switch, then click the Set switch position item in the context menu.

In the Shape Data dialog, choose a switch position.

So you can change the switch position by the predefined shape data.

Modify the property of symbols

Electrical Engineering Diagram Examples

The following electrical engineering diagram is created by Edraw engineering diagram software. You can drag built-in electrical symbols then connect them easily.

basic electrical engineering diagram

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