August 20, 2005
are the differences between the dotted-lined elbow circle
symbols, and the ones that are not dotted?
The circles from the elbow can
be written with either the dotted-line version, or with
the newer smooth-line version. They mean the same thing.
The dotted-lined circles for elbow movement are the older
symbols. They were changed by some writers to become smoother,
a typeface or style difference. You are welcome to choose
either one, to write the same movement. The diagram to
the right, shows which symbols mean the same thing:
Where are these symbols
located in the IMWA?
See diagram below. In the SignMaker
program, click with your mouse, following the numbers