PCB Droid Project to Reality: DIY Board Etching

PCB Droid Project to Reality: DIY Board Etching

At some point, you had an awesome idea and decided to start designing your PCB. You spent hours and hours on joyful (and sometimes stressful) work but at last it is finished! Now how to make it a reality? You basically have two choices: do it yourself (DIY) or take it (or send it) to a manufacturer. Both options have their pros and cons, but in this post we will focus on the first one.

Why choose DIY?

Creating your own board at home has its financial benefits, especially if you plan to etch different kinds of boards in a low quantity. […] Read more

New Features and Updates on the Horizon!

New Features and Updates on the Horizon!

Summer is over. The school year is back on. Leaves are changing colors. PCB Droid also has some changes coming. The team is working hard on updates, bug fixes and some new features which are soon to be released.

Three new major feature will be introduced to the application.

Design Rule Check

Auto-route

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The first one is the Design Rule Checking. DRC determines, whether your design satisfies the recommended parameters. It automatically checks both the logical and physical integrity of your design.

The second feature we are working on is the auto-route. You will be able to connect the parts for example through holes […] Read more