This video shows how to create a schematic symbol in the KiCad library editor. This allows you to represent new parts you find with a symbolic notation in your schematic. At the end of this video you will have a new symbol and knowledge of how to create more for your future schematics.

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“Getting To Blinky” is a multi-part series that shows you all the steps necessary to move your project off the screen or breadboard and onto a PCB. The videos will show you how to use KiCad, a cross-platform and open source piece of software. The finished product of this video series will be a PCB you can purchase and build. Oh, and it will blink.


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