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Discover the exciting features you could access with a DesignSpark subscription

DesignSpark offers 3 subscription levels; Explorer, Creator and Engineer. The DesignSpark Explorer package is free and gives access to various technical resources including our design software but excluding the most advanced functions. The DesignSpark Creator and DesignSpark Engineer paid subscription formulas give access to the advanced functionalities of DesignSpark software and to certain technical resources


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  • Download and use our DesignSpark software for your PCB and 3D Mechanical designs
  • View and contribute website content and forums
  • Download 3D Models, Schematics and Footprints from more than a million products
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  • All the features from our Explorer tier
  • Advanced features in our 3D DesignSpark Mechanical software
  • PCB software with integrated product search
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  • All the features from our Explorer and Creator tiers
  • Professional PCB design functionality in our DesignSpark PCB software
  • Product data including YTEOL, PCN, EOL and environmental docs for a billion products
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software collaboration

Effortless multi-license setup for your team

A multi-seat licence gives engineering managers flexibility and control.

  • Manage your team and reassign licences as your team evolves
  • Improve collaboration, your whole team can now access 3 professional CAD tools
  • Count savings because the more seats, the bigger the discount.
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Product Design Centre

Product data, environmental and lifecycle information as well as 3D models, footprints and schematics for a billion products

Product Design Centre

Reference Designs

You can find Schematic and PCB reference designs for DesignSpark PCB software and live circuit simulation reference designs for DesignSpark Circuit Simulator in this reference design centre.

Reference Designs

SnapMagic Parts Finder

Download free symbols, footprints and 3D models for millions of electronic components

SnapMagic Parts Finder

Ultra Librarian Parts Finder

Build Better Products Faster. Access FREE symbols, footprints and 3D models from the World's Largest Cad Library

Ultra Librarian Parts Finder

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Access learning materials and reach out for support from the DesignSpark community

Create new conversations or join existing discussions about products, technology, software and future innovation.

Help to provide solutions or seeks answers to your own technical problems by calling upon a global network of like-minded engineers.

Read, listen and learn about the latest technologies and products from you peers, bloggers and leading supplier experts. If you have questions that you need an answer to fast then reach out to other Engineers via our forums.

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The joy of it is you can try it out for 7 days, you can give these tools a go, make sure they're for you and decide the level of your subscription
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explore your mind

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thinking big

Create complex CAD designs, rapid iteration and prototyping, ideal for mechanical designers

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Engineer and commercialise your PCB designs, ideal for electronics engineers

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