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Features & benefits

Take your ideas from concept to creation

DesignSpark PCB is the world’s most accessible electronics design software, specially designed for rapid prototyping and turning your circuit ideas into testable boards faster. It is offered free of charge for companies, hobbyists, educators and more.


Seamless integration into existing design workflows

Our range of free-of-charge design tools and resources take your brightest ideas all the way through to final production.
Whether you're looking for a design alone tool, a range of technical information, a complete design ecosystem, our complete suite can be integrated seamlessly in to your existing design workflow.

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No limitation on your schematic size

Be free when creating your schematic – there is no limitation on your schematic size or number of your schematic sheets.

No limitation on your PCB design!

Feel free to use as many layers as you need on your next PCB design. There are no limits on the maximum number of nodes or pads and no restriction on the number of connections. The maximum size your PCB can be is 1m X 1m

Create your own libraries or use ours

You can create your own part models in the library editor or access our ready to use embedded libraries. You can also use our new online tools to obtain models of the parts you need.

Output the files you want

Prepare unrestricted Gerber and ODB++ files to order PCBs from your favourite PCB manufacturer or let our PCB Quote service build it quickly for you

Create BOMs in the format you want

Prepare a Bill of Materials in the format you want and order the parts you need when you need them. You can quickly upload your BoM to the RS Components website using BOM-Quote service and let us find the parts for you.

Integration with PCB Part Library

Can't find a model of the part that you require, we also provide an additional tool that will allow you to quickly create them. For more information Click Here