Wizard Overview

Front Panel Design Software

Design and customize a front panel in minutes using eMachineShop’s front panel design wizard.

  • 100k+ CAD Users.
  • 25+ Part Templates and Shapes.

Make a Custom Front Panel

  1. Open eMachineShop CAD and select File > New.
  2. Expand the Wizards drop-down.
  3. From the list, select Front Panel/Name Plate/Sign.
  4. Enter the desired parameters and click OK.
  5. In the workspace, add desired custom features as needed.

Custom front panels are commonly used in electronic devices. By adding cutouts and associated labels, a front panel can transform a prototype into a finished product. Standard finishes for metal front panels include anodizing and powder coating. After finishes, labeling is then laser etched. FR-4 laminated fiberglass up to ⅛” thick is a common material due to its low cost and weight and high strength.

custom front panel creator menu in eMachineShop CAD
3D render of a front panel in eMachineShop CAD
custom company front panel made with eMachineShop


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