International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
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Drafting IEC publications



Elements of a figure

Use figures to present information in an efficient and easily comprehensible form.  A figure consists of an image and a figure caption. It can include a key and notes.


The maximum figure size is 225 mm × 170 mm (1:1 scale).



For more information on footnotes to figures, see Notes, examples and footnotes.