Astrologers classify birth charts into 7 distinct Patterns. The 7 layouts are the following: the bundle, the splash, the see-saw, the bowl, the locomotive, the splay, and the bucket.
Birth charts are used to understand one’s individuality. Astrologers claim that the arrangement of planets within the chart identifies one’s nature and character. The 7 different patterns are as follows.
The least common among the 7 patterns. In the bundle chart, the planets are confined in half of the chart positioned in 4 consecutive zodiac signs. People classified as bundle tend to maximize limited resources and excels in one focused specialization.
In a splash chart, the planets are scattered almost equidistant around the chart. This arrangement is related to people with a broad spectrum of interests and priorities. However, these kind of people have a hard time on focusing their energies.
The see-saw chart has half of the planets oppose the other half within the chart. This kind of arrangement is relevant for people who have 2 opposing sides, which is very handy in contrasting different perceptions.
In a bowl chart, the planets are confined half in the chart almost equidistant with each other, covering about six zodiac signs. People classified as a bowl are usually conscious of their own feelings and tends to neglect the opposing forces.
The locomotive chart has all the planets arranged equidistantly around a two-thirds portion of the chart. The planet to enter the empty spaces due to clockwise motion will be an influential to the ones that follow it. In this arrangement, the individuals are said to be balanced and equal, taking each other’s qualities. These people can accomplish any challenges easily, with unity and harmony.
In a splay chart, several distinct groups of planets cluster around the chart equidistantly. Usually the groups of planets form a vague triangular pattern around the chart. This arrangement correlates to proportion and confidence in doing several tasks, but enthusiasm easily wears out.
In a bucket chart, the planets are arranged in one half of the chart with one planet called a “singleton” is alone on the opposite side. These kind people excels in their endeavors if they strive by themselves. These goal-oriented people focus their attention and energy in one particular direction only.
The different chart patterns are guides to one’s individuality. But always remember, that is still you who can thoroughly understand your own personality.