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by tomthumbblues
15 Mar 2022, 02:05
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Facility to incrementally move groups of components by specified amount
Replies: 3
Views: 2683

Re: Facility to incrementally move groups of components by specified amount

Thanks for the reply, While a customized movement amount for grouped components would be nice, similar to how illustrator works. I see that same can easy be achieved within the custom grid size and arrow movement facility, making it simple easy enough to accomplish accurate placements. Cheers. :)
by tomthumbblues
28 Nov 2021, 09:08
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Diptrace Pick and Place reorientation for components placement
Replies: 1
Views: 2272

Diptrace Pick and Place reorientation for components placement

Is there some way in Diptrace to re orient the particular direction a specific component is placed as in the pick and place file readout . The problem I encounter every time I submit an order for SMD PCB population at JLCPCB, is that all the SMD electrolytic caps and most all the SMD transistors als...
by tomthumbblues
28 Nov 2021, 00:31
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Facility to incrementally move groups of components by specified amount
Replies: 3
Views: 2683

Facility to incrementally move groups of components by specified amount

A facility to move groups of components incrementally by specified amount of measurement would make it a whole lot easier to copy paste from one board to another a complete PCB layout and then easily align to suit position requirement. There is something similar featured in Adobe Illustrator, a litt...
by tomthumbblues
27 Nov 2021, 10:56
Forum: Other questions and issues
Topic: Diptrace Gerber Files show Empty Bottom Paste layer! Why?
Replies: 1
Views: 1704

Diptrace Gerber Files show Empty Bottom Paste layer! Why?

For some unknown reason first time ever encountered, I have finished my PCB design and tried to have it fabricated and find my Gerber file PCB preview will not show as usual on the Fabricator website order process. I subsequently found the problem seems to be the complete Bottom Paste Gerber file is...