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    CircuitMaker Alternatives

    CircuitMaker is described as 'is the best free PCB design software by Altium for Open Source Hardware Designers, Hackers, Makers, Students and Hobbyists' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to CircuitMaker for Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is KiCad, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CircuitMaker are Fritzing (Paid, Open Source), LibrePCB (Free, Open Source), Autodesk EAGLE (Free Personal) and Circuit Simulator (CircuitJS1) (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 30, 2019

      • Windows
      Circuit Wizard is a revolutionary new system that combines circuit design, PCB design, simulation and CAD/CAM in one complete package.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      TinyCAD is an open source schematic capture program for MS Windows. Use TinyCAD to produce professional circuit diagrams and export net list information to PCB applications.


      • Windows
      Livewire is a sophisticated software package for designing and simulating electronic circuits.
      • Windows
      PCB Wizard 3 is a powerful package for designing single-sided and double-sided PCBs.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      Software which creates PCB, and allows to create your electronic cards from elementary tools and customable objects library.
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    1. With Sprint-Layout you can design your PCB’s quick and easy. There is no unnecessary “ballast” which makes it difficult to keep the overview or which makes the usage almost impossible.
      • Windows
      Virtual Breadboard for Arduino is a learning 'app' version of VBB designed to help you take the first steps in the exciting world of physical computing with the Arduino microcontroller and ‘Breadboard’ based electronic circuit models.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Modern PCB layout editor for creating printed circuit boards at home or commercially.

      Discontinued

      Appears to be discontinued in favor of ExpressPCB

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Circuit schematic and layout editor program for Windows 2k, XP, Vista and 7.
    2. Powerful and simple to use electronic schematics editor.
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