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ANSI Standard J-STD-710 Architectural Drawing Symbols

$149.00

Price: $149

Industry-recognized symbols provide a simple, yet powerful, way to communicate technologies in architectural drawings

Standardized symbols allow architects, designers, builders, and electronic systems contractors (ESC) to share information, making home technology planning and design easy. Layouts designed with Symbols help minimize miscommunication among all parties involved by easily identifying the locations of installed technologies, whether they are equipment, devices, sensors, control interfaces or cabling.
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Jointly developed by:

Consumer Technology Association CEDIA InfoComm International

File formats for all standardized symbols, in black and white, include:
.dwg use with AutoCAD and compatible software
.vss stencils for use with Microsoft Visio
.png graphics with transparent backgrounds
.jpg standard graphic format, white backgrounds
.gif graphics with transparent backgrounds
.tif graphics for printing, non-transparent
# Category Name Color MasterFormat #
1 Audio – Video Systems Orange 27 41 00
2 Communications Green 27 00 00
3 Electronic Safety and Security Pink 28 00 00
4 Environmental Blue 23 00 00
23 09 00
5 Control Purple 25 00 00
27 00 00
28 00 00
6 Central Vacuum Grey 11 24 19
7 Furnishings Brown 12 00 00
27 00 00
8 Electrical Yellow 26 00 00
9 Generic Symbols White not applicable