Tag Archives: KiCAD

Adding graphics to KiCad PCBs

The wrong way to use Bitmap2Component There are many, many blogposts and videos about how to convert a bitmap image into a KiCad module for putting on a PCB. Here are a two: http://www.re-innovation.co.uk/web12/index.php/en/blog-75/230-adding-logo-to-kicad None of them worked for me. … Continue reading

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Breakin Board for Just Add Sharks

Those who take an interest in such things will know that Just Add Sharks have released a new breakin board for replacing “standard” Leetro controllers with your own. I produced the board to a design given to me by Martin … Continue reading

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PCB Software Choices

I have an imminent decision looming, and I’m hoping that spelling it out in a blog post will help frame my thoughts. <lie>It’s a tough one, with serious short- and long-term consequences either way.</lie> Do I switch to KiCAD for … Continue reading

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