PCB Design in PcbNew

Create PCB layouts with a wide array of tools from both KiCad schematics and third party sources such as EAGLE.

Supported third party formats


  • P-CAD 200x ASCII

Push and shove router

This modern tool will help you lay out your board faster. As you draw your track, it pushes forward traces that are in the way. If that is not possible, your track will be rerouted around obstacles. The push and shove router will make sure that your DRC constraints are respected.

Length tuning

Tune trace lengths for high speed designs with the dedicated tool.

Footprint Editor (GAL)