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    Overhead switches

    Hi all,
    need some help in locating information on the overhead panel in particular the colors & wether the switches are only on/off or momentary;

    e.g x feed is the "open" green & "off" white & is it a on/off?


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    Re: Overhead switches

    Hi,

    all "large" pushbuttons in the overhead panel are on/off switches with an "in" and "out" position. The Airbus philosophy in the overhead panel is dark=normal. So in normal case (during flight) all lights should be off. That is why e.g. the battery 1 switch illuminates "off" when you turn off the battery 1. It should be usually on.
    For the coloring of the buttons there is a good page where you can see the colors and states of every button.

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    Re: Overhead switches

    Thanks Bastian, but i have 10 momentary switches where are these located?
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    Re: Overhead switches

    As far as I know (dug from an FCOM), the following are momentary:
    -EXT PWR
    -APU START
    -ADR 1, 2 & 3
    -YELLOW ELEC PUMP (actually I think it's spring loaded, probably meaning it can pop out?)
    -IDG 1 & 2

    Don't know if there are others...

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    Re: Overhead switches

    excellent


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