KiCAD JLCPCB tools integrates KiCAD and JLCPCP fabrication #KiCAD #PCBs

KiCAD JLCPCB tools is a plugin by Twitter user @bouni2016 that adds JLCPCB / LCSC Electronics integration to KiCAD.

The plugin to generate all files necessary for JLCPCB board fabrication and assembly

  • Gerber files
  • Excellon files
  • BOM file
  • CPL file

Furthermore it lets you search the JLCPCB parts database and assign parts directly to the footprints which result in them being put into the BOM file.

See the GitHub repo for details


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1 Comment

  1. Ah I only stumbled on this now! I just made this KiCad BOM export plugin that will handle JLCPCB SMT.

    https://gist.github.com/gcormier/61addd28226bfd4ed6f645f312c3f13a

    Not as comprehensive as this pliugin, but perhaps more straightforward as well.

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