Findchips Pro + Hackaday.io
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Findchips Pro is a vendor-agnostic way to share BOMs that are always up-to-date, and ready to purchase at the cheapest price.
A standard account costs $49 per month. For Hackaday.io members looking to publish open BOMs, it is completely free.
Upload a list of parts from a spreadsheet or a CAD file, and Findchips Pro will fetch the most valuable sourcing options across all distributors. No need to search for parts one at a time.
Findchips Pro generates a summary of all critical information such as immediate budgetary pricing, alerts on nomenclature errors or unavailable parts, and various export options.
By default, Findchips Pro will always display the best buying option(s) from your BOM. You can always narrow down the list of suppliers to include in the search results, but that's on you!
With Findchips Pro, you can export your data at any time, and customize the information you want to include in the export. Select your preferred output file format and trigger an instant download.
Realizing that a part from a Bill of Materials isn't orderable down the line can cause major disruption in the form of delays and/or redesigns.
Findchips Pro scrubs your BOM / list and looks for misspelled part numbers, obsolete components and instantly creates alerts in your dashboard.
Findchips Pro gives you the ability to immediately identify several alternatives parts that match the form, fit and function (FFF) of a component.
Pin to pin replacements can avoid costly redesigns. Save lists of alternatives for your primary components and quickly assess the available inventory across the market.
Findchips Pro aggregates and normalizes data from a wide range of sources in the electronics industry, while monitoring marketplace signals to generate a comprehensive view of a component’s market information.
Take advantage of unique granular intelligence to make better design and sourcing decisions.
A comprehensive graph of price variation over the last year and a summary of price changes in the last 30 days.
A graph displaying the part availability - aggregated across all vendors - during the last 12 months.
Factors such as historical price and stock levels, price volatility, current stock diversity and other proprietary statistical methods are aggregated into a single risk number.
An indicator based on the part’s frequency and volume of search on FindChips. The popularity indicator is based on over 40 million of unique searches monthly on Findchips.