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by pebbert9
05 Mar 2021, 14:08
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: 3D Export Panelized PCB
Replies: 4
Views: 727

3D Export Panelized PCB

I would really like the ability to 3D export the full panelized PCB including any edge rails.

This would make building test fixtures much easier.

Thanks,
by pebbert9
02 Jun 2011, 01:48
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: 3D View
Replies: 3
Views: 5775

3D View

I was playing around with the 3D view on a board I'm working on. Here are some impressions. #1 Finding parts maddening, even with just the standard libraries. Is it possible there are no 3D, SMD Tantalum capacitors? I looked but couldn't find them after a few minutes of searching ( some kind of prev...
by pebbert9
19 May 2011, 12:49
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Turn off Top Paste mask for a component
Replies: 1
Views: 4917

Turn off Top Paste mask for a component

I have a tiny QFN-20 that I wish to make a custom paste mask for and not use the pads. I can create the paste mask in the Pattern Editor and it flows through to the PCB layout, but I have to manually disable the Top Paste Mask for each of the 20 pins. Is there a way to disable the Top Paste Mask on ...
by pebbert9
14 Mar 2011, 00:28
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Check Net Connectivity doesn't check non-plated through hole
Replies: 1
Views: 4068

Check Net Connectivity doesn't check non-plated through hole

I recently had and issue where I ran a trace through a non-plated mounting hole.

The "Check Net Connectivity" tool didn't flag that the net was broken.

Can you add this check as well?

The hole was part of a SMT Mini USB library part.
by pebbert9
08 Feb 2011, 02:36
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Static Vias on the Paste Layer
Replies: 1
Views: 3759

Static Vias on the Paste Layer

I am generating my Gerber files and I noticed that vias are included on the paste layer. ( I went to Export > Gerber > Top Paste > Preview ) Standard though holes have a "Mask/Paste Settings" when you right click them, vias don't. I have " Paste Mask for SMT pads only " checked in the Gerber setting...