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by NFrank89
20 Jun 2017, 14:40
Forum: Basic Schematic and PCB Design
Topic: Adding custom shape to top copper layer
Replies: 6
Views: 3470

Re: Adding custom shape to top copper layer

You sir, are a gentleman and a scholar!

That made this so much easier. thank you for introducing me to the "Y grid size" option!
by NFrank89
20 Jun 2017, 11:03
Forum: Basic Schematic and PCB Design
Topic: Adding custom shape to top copper layer
Replies: 6
Views: 3470

Re: Adding custom shape to top copper layer

Great! Thank you so much! -- 20 Jun 2017, 08:49 -- What is the best method for accurately placing these targets so that the center point is .240 from the left edge of the board and 1.25 from the bottom? Coming from SolidWorks, I am used to placing a part in the workspace then simply adding dimension...
by NFrank89
20 Jun 2017, 07:40
Forum: Basic Schematic and PCB Design
Topic: Adding custom shape to top copper layer
Replies: 6
Views: 3470

Re: Adding custom shape to top copper layer

Thanks for the response, Tom!
I'll have to see if I can do this in solidworks.
Would you mind sharing the file you came up with for the example?
by NFrank89
19 Jun 2017, 19:49
Forum: Basic Schematic and PCB Design
Topic: Adding custom shape to top copper layer
Replies: 6
Views: 3470

Adding custom shape to top copper layer

Hello all! I am trying to add a custom shape to the top copper layer of my PCB and would like to know the best way to achieve my desired result. This is the shape and it must have a radius of 3.175mm. The closed sections (upper left and lower right) must be solid copper filled. http://i64.tinypic.co...