by University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

Open-source initiative to develop amateur or hobby CAD software

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Publisher: University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

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Fritzing is a unique software from the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam to convert a prototype into a physical model. The application is an open-source utility that facilitates the work process of specialists of different levels (artists, engineers, designers, etc.). The program allows you to create models of printed circuit boards and turn them into real PCBs.

Convenient prototyping tools are designed to make it as easy as possible to turn an idea into a digital project. Circuit diagrams are reliable and do not need to be modified to start the production of boards. The program interface requires good PC skills. The main window of Fritzing is a desktop with the possibility of designing a board. To create a layout, it is enough to choose the desired location of the desired chips and ways of their connection to the board.

- Providing a fast and highly automated workflow;

- Creation of full-fledged layouts of printed-circuit boards;

- the possibility of exporting documents;

- comfortable desktop with ready-made chip types;

- free use.

image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner

Fritzing is an open source initiative to develop amateur or hobby CAD software for the design of electronics hardware, to support designers and artists ready to move from experimenting with a prototype to building a more permanent circuit. It was developed at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam.
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Muhammad A.

Fritzing is a free open-source software for designing, prototyping, and sharing electronic hardware designs. It supports a wide range of tools for designing printed circuit boards (PCBs) and breadboard circuits, and provides a library of components and symbols. The software also includes tools for creating interactive Arduino-based projects.
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Isaac M.

Fritzing is a great software for quick prototyping of electrical circuits. It is intuitive and user-friendly, and allows to quickly create circuit diagrams, breadboard layouts and PCB designs. The parts library is extensive and the editing functions are easy to access. It also has useful features like automatic part placement, auto-routing and real-time connection verification. The software supports both standard and custom parts, which is a great advantage. It also has a nice collaboration feature, allowing to share designs with other users. There are some usability issues like the limited number of undo levels and the complex component editor, but overall it's a great tool for quick prototyping.
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Harry Milanes

I found Fritzing to be really helpful for understanding the physical layout of an electronic circuit, however it was quite tricky to get used to at first as the interfacce is a bit confusing.
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Fraser D.

Fritzing is a great opiton for prototyping, especially for beginers, as it is relativley easy to use and understadn.
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Ollie G********n

Fritzing is a software used for designing electronic circuits and creating prototypes. It offers a user-friendly interface that allows users to easily drag and drop components onto a virtual breadboard. The software also includes features for creating schematics and PCB layouts, as well as a large library of components and parts to choose from. Additionally, Fritzing allows users to export their designs in various file formats, such as SVG and PDF. Users can also share their designs with others on the Fritzing community platform.
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Fraser B*********l

Fritzing is a user-friendly software for designing and prototyping electronic circuits, with a large selection of components and a simple interface.
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