PCBWay Plug-in button on Kicad – Open Electronics

Have you ever ever thought that if you full the design on KiCad, you’ll be able to place an order on pcbway with only one click on?

While you click on PCBWay Plug-in button on Kicad, we’ll export these information in your challenge:


1.Gerber information in right format for manufacturing

2.IPC-Netlist file

3.Bom-file that features all info of parts

4.Decide and Place-file utilized in meeting


You may click on “Save to Cart” to position an order instantly after importing the information( often solely takes just a few seconds), our engineers will double verify the information earlier than the manufacturing.

Set up from the official KiCad repositories

Simply open the “Plugin and Content material Supervisor” from the KiCad primary menu an set up the “PCBWay Plug-in for KiCad” plugin from the choice checklist.

Handbook set up

You can even obtain the newest ZIP file from https://github.com/pcbway/PCBWay-Plug-in-for-Kicad, then open the “Plugin and Content material Supervisor” from the primary window of KiCad and set up the ZIP file by way of “Set up from Recordsdata”.

About Bom

We will get all info of parts utilized in your design. With a view to pace up the citation of parts, we want this info:

1. Designator (needed)

2. Amount (needed)

3. MPN/Half Quantity (needed)

4. Package deal/Footprint (needed)

5. Producer (optionally available)

6. Description/worth (optionally available)

You simply want so as to add the properties in your schematic like the image reveals:

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