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  • 3 hours ago

    ModelSource was replaced back in 2017 by a much improved resource PPL. This has a much better component quality and a much greater quantity of components available. It is also easy to use with a utility...
  • 22 hours ago

    Draw the pipe.
    Hover over the pipe in 3D and select the 'Axis' once it shows.
    Select Sketch Mode (K). Select Plan view (V)
    Using the Rectangle tool with the 'Option - Define rectangle...
  • 1 day ago

    Hi,
    A 32-bit version has not been available since v1.2 of DesignSpark Electrical. An explanation was given here sometime ago: https://designspark.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360005226214
  • 1 day ago

    Hi Piotr,

    Terminal strip manager was removed in v2.0.

    We informed users sometime ago via Q&As about the change from v1.3 to a SOLIDWORKS developed v2.0: https://www.rs-online.com/designspark/designspark-electrical-dse-is-changing/questions/11-please-give-me-a-full-list-of-differences-between-dse-v1-3-and-v2-0-what-are-you-keeping-or-taking-away
  • 1 day ago

    @geralds Yes, you can still create your own symbols for the circuit diagram via Library> Symbols manager> New and associate to manufacturer parts. Alternatively, import a DWG of the symbol or a batch of...
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DesignSpark Electrical 2.0 is now available

Download v2.0 from February 21, plus upgrade offer from SOLIDWORKS® and necessary actions from February 24-25 will be sent to registered users' via email.

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Join Microchip for a live streaming event to learn how to improve circuit design with the MPLAB® Mindi™ Analog Simulator.

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February 18, 2020 16:43

CAD-Neutral Model Libraries

We offer our members unlimited access to hundreds of thousands of 3D models, for use both in mCAD and eCAD software, and we provide these models free to our members. Here we explore the context and future strategy.

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DC/DC Converter Capable of DC Fan Motor Speed Control

The BD9227F power supply IC is capable of controlling the rotational speed of DC fan motors with high accuracy by linearly varying the output voltage based on the PWM duty signal generated by the MCU.

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February 18, 2020 13:35

For efficiency’s sake: High current relays now available on PCB

With the release of PCB-mounted HE-relays, Panasonic Industry Europe meets the growing demands for safe, robust and energy-efficient ways to switch relatively large amounts of power.

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February 18, 2020 11:17

A DIY Antenna Measurement System Part 3: Aluminium Parts and Getting to Know The Drive System

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February 18, 2020 10:08

Handwritten Digit Recognition Using Artificial Intelligence on a Low-Cost FPGA Board

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February 17, 2020 11:36

In DesignSpark PCB, How Do I…?

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February 17, 2020 09:35

Do you know a talented engineer aged 18-30 in the UK?

RS Components and Electronics Weekly have once again teamed up to find the brightest and most talented young electronics engineers in the UK for their annual BrightSparks awards.

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February 14, 2020 10:06

Open University students look to compete in the Spaceport America Cup 2020

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