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Electrical design software

What is electrical design software?

Electrical design is the process of planning and creating electrical equipment, such as electrical components, schematics, lighting equipment, power systems, and telecommunications infrastructure. Electrical design software and tools address the specific workflows for electrical controls systems designers.

How is electrical design used?

Innovation at Joy Mining Machinery

Joy Mining Machinery uses Autodesk solutions, including AutoCAD Electrical, to design and develop new and innovative products.

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Parker Hannifin: Industrial machinery

Leader in motion and control standardizes on Autodesk software, like AutoCAD Electrical, for all the company’s controls and schematic designs.

Students compete in electric racing

AutoCAD Electrical was part of the solution that enabled students to produce an accurate master assembly of a whole electric vehicle.

Product Design & Manufacturing Collection

Explore more modern electrical design and engineering products.

AutoCAD Electrical vs. AutoCAD

Compare products side-by-side to see which best fits your needs.

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control panels

Martz Technologies

Making the switch from AutoCAD LT to AutoCAD

Martz Technologies switched from AutoCAD LT to AutoCAD (with the Electrical toolset) and saw greater efficiency with the additional features.

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control panel for ice cream sandwich filler machine

Martin CSI

AutoCAD makes ice cream sandwich machine a reality

Martin CSI relies on AutoCAD Electrical toolset for industrial manufacturing projects—including an ice cream sandwich filler machine.

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welder working on machine

Can Lines Engineering

Streamlining conveyor systems

CLE streamlines its manufacturing processes to deliver consumer products onto store shelves.

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