Useful Links for learning KiCad

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Joined Jul 18, 2013
When originally getting started in KiCad, I found these Utube videos very useful for learning the fundamentals.
They are for the older version of KiCad, I still use this Ver. as I mainly use it on a XP PC.
But they remain the same in principle.

By Niklas Wennerstrand

#1 Start Project

#2 Assigning a schematic component to a PCB footprint

#3 Silk Screen and Copper pour

#4 Placing mounting screw holes on KiCad PCB.

#5 Create a library that you can use for your own parts in KiCad.

#6 create footprint

#7 Add a Search Part for our new KiCad footprint library.

#8 Prepare Production files.
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