Freeware Design Software
It doesn’t matter if you’re a professional PCB engineer or a weekend hobbyist who’s just starting out. When you want to turn the ideas in your mind into real-world electronics devices, you need access to design software that can help make your dreams real. At Altium we want everyone to have access to freeware technology that allows you to design without limits– so we created Circuit Maker– the world’s best open source schematic and PCB design tool.
CircuitMaker was created using award-winning Altium Designer technology. It features a powerful engine, a modern, easy-to-use interface and access to a vast library housing hundreds of thousands of ready-to-use components. The platform allows you collaborate with peers, share ideas, ask questions and utilize powerful design tools– and it’s always free.
CircuitMaker includes these design features and tools:
Altium Native 3D™ technology allows you to check PCB component clearance violations and see your layout in full 3D with the touch of a button
Complete your design, download gerbers and and release the design to a PCB manufacturer with One-Click Manufacturing
Multi-Sheet schematic editor– utilizing the same user-friendly schematic editor found in Altium Designer
Situs™ topological autorouter allows you to route your board quickly using your design rules
Altium CircuitMaker is the best free open source PCB design software available anywhere!
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