TinyCAD – Free and Lightweight Circuit Schematic Design Software

The CPU( central processing unit ) is the brain/heart of the computer, notebook, netbook, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Android mobiles and BlackBerry, it’s actually an electronic circuit, TinyCAD is a free and open source circuit diagram design software for Windows, you can use it as an alternative to VeeCAD, AutoCAD, ExpressPCB, Cadence OrCAD and Easy PCB.

Free schematic design software

Features

  • Zoom in or out with mouse wheel.
  • Several hundreds of predefined components( symbols ) available, including Quand NAND gates, Input NOR, Bridge Rectifier, Small Green Radial LED, NPN Transistor, LED( Light Emitting Diode ), etc. It also supports custom symbol libraries.
  • Very detailed document available.
  • Create PCB( printed circuit board ) net list: export the design’s netlist for import into a PCB drawing application, supported output file formats: TinyCAD, PADS-PCB, Eagle SCR, Protel, gEDA PCB, XML, etc.
  • Check design rules: duplicated reference, unassigned reference designators, non-case distinct net names, etc.
  • Generate symbol references.
  • Export part list to plain text file or CSV file.
  • Create spice net list.
  • Export as png or emf picture files.
  • Allows to print and print preview.
  • Automatically backup every 10 minutes.
  • Auto snap wires, auto drag wires, auto place junctions.
  • Show the grid, snap to grid,
  • Customize colors for wire, power, junction, bus, pin, no connect.

TinyCAD supports all 32-bit Windows operating systems including but not limited to Windows 7, Windows XP.

TinyCAD is a 4.4MB download available from SourceForge.net.


One Response to TinyCAD – Free and Lightweight Circuit Schematic Design Software

  1. Troy Powell says:

    awsome program
    Thanks!!!