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ModelSource is an online database of FREE engineering models that hosts Schematic and PCB component libraries and 2D & 3D CAD models.

Together with all the existing 3D models available on RS Components, ModelSource offers libraries for over 80,000 PCB & Schematic components, compliant with the IPC-7351 standard in all popular formats including PADS, OrCAD, Altium, CADSTAR and many others.


ModelSource (Schematic/PCB Libraries) Tutorial

ModelSource (Schematic/PCB Libraries) Tutorial

ModelSource is an on-line database of FREE engineering models that hosts Schematic and PCB component.......

Southern Manufacturing - Farnborough

Southern Manufacturing - Farnborough

RS Components are exhibiting at Southern Manufacturing this year on the 13th and 14th of February........

DesignSpark PCB Tutorials Content List

DesignSpark PCB Tutorials Content List

This page lists the DesignSpark PCB tutorials, video tutorials, quick start guide, help, etc........

Improvements to DesignSpark PCB interface to Model

Improvements to DesignSpark PCB interface to ModelSource libraries

ModelSource DSPCB interface The ModelSource interface was introduced to DesignSpark PCB in October .......


1. Q: How much does it cost to download a model?
A: It is FREE to download all models from ModelSource

2. Q: What are the benefits for Design Engineers?
A: ModelSource helps you significantly reduce design time and helps you eliminate the risks inevitably related to manual 3D model or PCB component creation

3. Q: How do I install downloaded PCB libraries in my EDA tool?
A: The files come in ZIP format which contains all instructions

4. Q: Are ModelSource libraries available for DesignSpark PCB?
A: Yes, DesignSpark PCB has access to ModelSource via a built-in interface, which automatically installs the downloaded libraries

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