Category Archives: PCB Kicad tutorial

Kicad Tutorial Part 2

Part 2 of this tutorial in which I am completing the circuit and adding footprints to all components. Part 1: Part 3: Part 4: source

Tutorial 1 for Eagle: Schematic Design

In this first tutorial on CadSoft Eagle, I’ll show you how to get the program up and running, how to navigate the interface, how to design your first schematic, and how to use DesignConnect to build a Bill-of-Materials. Learn more and download the supporting materials for this schematic on my website: All Eagle Tutorial […]

Importing .lib and .mod files into KiCad 4 & newer (PCB footprints & symbols)

Yes, you can still import .lib files into KiCad 4 and newer versions even though the libraries now use the .mod/.pretty format. The .lib files are the older file format for KiCad, but they can still be imported into the latest versions of KiCad. In this video, we’ll show you how to import .lib libraries […]

Introduction to KiCAD – Part 1, Schematics

ruiqimao’s Keyboard PCB Guide – In this video, we continue from the previous Part 0, and get into putting down components and building the relationships between components using the schematic editor in KiCAD for a 2×2 matrix keyboard, following the PCB guide. You can also find out podcast, with iTunes and RSS feeds at […]

kicad PCB en SVG a PDF con Inkscape

En esta entrega vamos a ver como a partir de un archivo SVG de nuestro PCB generado por kicad, podemos obtener un PDF de alta calidad con Inkscape para realizar nuestra placa artesanal. Mas info en La música del video es de Endo y pueden escucharla en Jamendo source