29 Oct '15, 8pm
Altium's Free PCB Tool Available for Test and Evaluation | EE Times via @eetimes
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Altium Ltd. has just released an open beta version of its CircuitMaker free community-driven PCB design tool. The company is inviting all interested electronics designers as well as DIYers in the maker/hobbyist as well as open hardware communities to download it. Take it for a test drive and kick the wheels to see how it works, then Altium invites you to provide feedback for further improvements. According to Dan Fernsebner, director of Corporate Partnerships at Altium, CircuitMaker and the website associated with it have been under active development since late last year. They incorporate what both Altium engineers and early visitors to the web site think would appeal to DIYers and professionals alike. Before going live with a final version, we want to give those who will be using it a chance to further improve it, said Fernsebner. The comments and s...