Kicad Tools

Here you can find links realted to Kicad. An Open Source EDA package that is really good! Make your own PCBs and have fun.


 

[cs-cover-boxes title1=”KiCad” text1=”KiCad is an Open Source EDA package capable of most things you need when designing electronics. ” link1=”http://kicad-pcb.org” title2=”FreeCAD” text2=”FreeCAD is an Open Source 3D CAD package specially for parametric designs. Handles step files and you can add a lot of modules for what you need.” link2=”http://www.freecadweb.org/” title3=”FreeCad PCB module” text3=”This module/addon to FreeCAD lets you import Kicad .board files directly and attach step files to the components. Lots of nice features! BUT you should read the manual..” link3=”https://sourceforge.net/projects/eaglepcb2freecad/” image1=”8060″ image2=”8129″ image3=”8131″]

 

[cs-cover-boxes title1=”Kicad Stepup” text1=”KiCAD stepup lets you automatically generate step models of your complete boards. Great tool!” link1=”https://sourceforge.net/projects/kicadstepup/” title2=”KiCOST” text2=”KiCost is a handy BOM generation tool that also fetches current prices from several vendors ” title3=”FreeRouting” text3=”Autorouter using the Spectra format. Can be run as standalone or added to Kicad as a .jar file.” link3=”https://github.com/freerouting/freerouting” image1=”8133″ image2=”8134″ image3=”8140″]