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P&ID Symbols Reference Textbook or similar

  1. Mar 19, 2010 #1
    To the viewer of this post,

    What is a good source for the symbols used in a P&ID? I would like to have a textbook or similar which would have all (if possible, or a majority) which I could easily reference to now and in the future when drawing/analysis P&ID's.

    Kind regards,
    pavadrin
     
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  3. Mar 19, 2010 #2
    If you're working on P&IDs for an existing facility there is usually a drawing (numbered something like P&ID-000 or -100) that has the 'standard' symbols for that facility.
     
  4. Mar 19, 2010 #3

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    Here's a little primer:
    "www.lle.rochester.edu/pub/documents/ext/P&ID.pdf"[/URL]
    This was the first hit on a google search:
    [URL]http://www.google.com/search?q=%22p%26id+symbols%22&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a"[/URL]
     
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  5. Mar 20, 2010 #4
    thanks for the replies. the university which i study at uses P&ID-100.

    @Don, thanks for the link. i did come across that before in my google search, however i was looking for something a much more extensive, a document which contained the symbols for a sensible heat storage bed, air heater, gasifiers, and so on
     
    Last edited: Mar 20, 2010
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