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Standard optical component symbols?

  1. Jul 28, 2012 #1
    Of course we all know the standard symbols to use when drawing electrical circuits, but is there an analog for optical setups? I'm working of a poster and most of the symbols I'm using are just boxes with labels next to them, or just lines for mirrors and lenses.
     
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  3. Jul 29, 2012 #2

    Drakkith

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    I don't believe so. Optical systems are usually nowhere near the complexity of an electronic circuit.
     
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