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Free EPLAN Electric P8 Alternatives

The best free alternative to EPLAN Electric P8 is QElectroTech, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to EPLAN Electric P8 and six of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to EPLAN Electric P8 are DOC, ProfiCAD, WSCAD SUITE X PLUS and EKTS (Electrical Control Techniques Simulator).

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CAE software solution for project planning, documentation and administration of electrotechnical automation projects.

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  1. QElectroTech icon

    QElectroTech

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    QElectroTech is a free software to create electric diagrams. QElectroTech is under GNU/GPL license. It is currently available for Windows, Mac OS and Linux.

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    Almost everyone thinks QElectroTech is a great alternative to EPLAN Electric P8.

    free and offers a lot of standard eplan features

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    Although at first glance it looks the same, a lot of functionality that EPLAN has included is missing from QElectroTech. QElectroTech is barely adequate to get a simple drawing done, but the limitations are cumbersome to work with and using it professionally is out-of-the-question.

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    DOC

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    DOC is a software dedicated to the design and calculation of single-line diagrams of electrical systems in low and medium voltage, allowing the user to choose switching devices and security, and for verification and coordination of protective devices.

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    ProfiCAD

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    The easiest CAD for electrical and electronic diagrams, schematics, control circuit diagrams and can also be used for pneumatics, hydraulics and other types of technical diagrams.

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  4. WSCAD SUITE X PLUS icon

    WSCAD SUITE X PLUS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPad

    No matter if you are designing piping & instrumentation diagrams, fluid power or electrical schematics, cabinet engineering, building automation or electrical installation – WSCAD SUITE X is the one tool you need.

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  5. EKTS is designed to help users create virtual electromechanical systems, allowing for the visualization of the way in which these systems function and the identification of possible errors.

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    EKTS is a simulator for small circuits, while EPLAN is a full-fledged drawing program for circuits that consist of hundreds of pages. That's not even remotely possible with EKTS.

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    Designspark Electrical

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    DesignSpark Electrical is our free electrical CAD software. This is a bespoke electrical CAD solution for engineering professionals looking to save time and create error-free designs.

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