Introduction to DesignSpark

Introducing DesignSpark and DesignSpark PCB

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DesignSpark PCB

The World's Most Powerful Free Schematic and PCB Layout Tool - Now with 3D!

The most powerful and easy-to-use free PCB Design tool available today, giving every electronics design engineer access to powerful, professional-standard software at no cost. Modern and intuitive, DesignSpark PCB is easy to learn, easy to obtain and easy to use. Free from design limitations on board area, layers and pin counts, download DesignSpark PCB today and let your creativity flow.

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Key Features:

  • Get a real life view of your PCB layout with our all new 3D Viewer
  • DesignSpark PCB supports unlimited PCB layers, 1m squared board area and unlimited schematic sheets per project
  • No license restrictions on terms of use, no time limit on license
  • Generate Industry Standard Gerber (RS-274-X) gerber files, Excellon, DXF, IDF and more!
  • DesignSpark PCB is a fully featured, professional standard toolset - at no cost

DesignSpark FAQ's

  1. What is DesignSpark?
    DesignSpark is website where electronics design engineers can find a huge range of resources to help with new designs. For example, you can read product reviews, ask and answer questions or make use of free design tools from the Sparkstore
  2. How much does it cost to register?
    It's absolutely free to become a member - simply go to and you can join right now
  3. What's in it for me?
    When you join DesignSpark you'll immediately have access to a whole range of ideas and tools that can help you with your electronics designs. For example, you can read product reviews, ask and answer questions or make use of free design tools from the Sparkstore - like DesignSpark PCB

DesignSpark PCB FAQ's

  1. Where can I get DesignSpark PCB?
    DesignSpark PCB is only available for download from
  2. How much does DesignSpark PCB cost?
    DesignSpark PCB is free to download, but won't place limits on your designs (see next question)
  3. What are the limitations on designs and output file types?
    DesignSpark PCB is fully featured and without intentional limitations on board size, pin counts, layers or file output. Gerber files are generated, designers can decide where they wish to have their boards manufactured.
  4. Where can I learn more about DesignSpark PCB? is the home of DesignSpark PCB. Tutorials, examples, FAQ's and more can all be found at
  5. Can I make suggestions for new features?
    Your feedback is most welcome, please submit any suggestions using the "new suggestion/question" link above

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DesignSpark Intro

DesignSpark Intro