Electrical CAD

The advantages of cloud-native Electrical CAD

In today's fast-paced world, engineering and design professionals require tools that can keep up with their demanding workflows. One such tool that has become increasingly popular in recent years is cloud-native electrical CAD (Computer-Aided...

Thomas Yip

March 24, 2023

Leaping Growth In Electra Cloud - The Only Full-Fledged Cloud-Native Electrical CAD (ECAD) In The World

June has been especially exciting for us since we introduced Electra Cloud to engineers all over the world in 2020. We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Electra Cloud has reached an amazing new milestone: its second birthday! It's...

Thomas Yip

June 09, 2022

Discover New Features in Electra Cloud

Using an electrical CAD software doesn’t have to be difficult and time consuming. In Electra Cloud, our motto is to make engineers’ lives easier. Electra Cloud has all the automation tools and features you require to create an electrical sch...


April 14, 2022

7 New Improvements in Electra to Increase your Productivity

To constantly improve our beloved electrical CAD software, we at Radica Software are pushing the limits to be as productive as ever. Here’s a rundown on new features and tools that you’ll love in Electra. Read on to see what’s new! Distribu...


July 06, 2021

Upgraded benefits for Electra Cloud, your favorite electrical CAD software

On a daily basis, we are working really hard to improve Electra Cloud, and we're elated to bring you a bunch of updates to your favourite electrical CAD software, this April 2021. Google integration for centralized project workspace ...

Thomas Yip

April 21, 2021

Best way to display DWG and DXF on your websites, and save 99% on bandwidth

DWG and DXF files are known to be very large in size, and cannot be easily displayed on your website, forcing your customers to download a 3rd party software, resulting in a horrible user experience. Surely, there must be a better way. The p...

Thomas Yip

February 03, 2021

Create, store and manage Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides in Electra Cloud

Google is undeniably a big part of our lives. It's not uncommon for electrical engineers and their companies to rely on Google Drive for workflow management and projects. With numerous files and documentations stored separately, it becomes h...


December 31, 2020

Improving the UI for Electra options

Now that Electra finally has our own platform based on Vecta.io, we are constantly searching for ways to improve, especially on the UI so that our users have a much better experience. One of the updates we've done recently is improving Elec...

Thomas Yip

October 27, 2020

How to generate wiring labels the easy way

Wiring labels are essential to keeping track of cables and wires during the production and installation of an electrical panel, therefore being able to easily generate labels is the very first step to a good and proper cable management. Typ...

Thomas Yip

October 14, 2020

Bringing electrical CAD to Onshape

When we first launched Electra Cloud back in January 2020, no one foresaw the pandemic that is about to hit in February, and in the middle of the pandemic, we were contacted to partner with Onshape. Naturally, we are excited to work with O...

Thomas Yip

October 12, 2020

Electra's innovative symbol generator

Although we have included a myriad of symbols in Electra, sooner, rather than later, users will definitely find the need to create their own symbols for their electrical cad drawings. It's easy to draw and create a symbol in Electra, but ...

Thomas Yip

October 01, 2020

10 Tips for the new Electra Cloud user

Here are 10 tips that will hopefully speed things up and get you productive quickly by using Electra Cloud. 1. How to pan and zoom easily. In Electra Cloud, there are 3 icons being displayed on the lower right corner of your window automa...

Thomas Yip

October 01, 2020

AutoCAD vs Electra User Experience

A System Integrator solution provider in New Zealand wants to stay lean by keeping their ongoing cost low. Electra perpetual license was the best solution for him. Initially, I started with __AutoCAD Electrical (AE)__ for a couple of rea...

Thomas Yip

September 25, 2020

Capital™ Electra™ X