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Protoboard Layout Software? Answered

I'm looking for recommendations for good software for making schematics and layouts for protoboard (you know, the copper clad perf board).

I've tried expressPCB and looked at Eagle, but they're designed for etching a board - not as helpful as I'd hoped. I want one that allows you to easily create a schematic, generate netlists, lay out your parts, and create connections. ExpressPCB does this, but it is missing something I would really really like - the ability to view the reverse side of the board (for when you're wiring the board).

What do you use? Do you like it? What is it missing?

Oh yeah, and I don't want to pay anything, either. I'm cheap!


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10 years ago

Use "breadboard layout software" as your search. Good luck.