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 PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation 

Last post Sat, Aug 25 2012 3:52 AM by Dhamu. 5 replies.
Started by Dhamu 17 Aug 2012 01:31 AM. Topic has 5 replies and 1770 views
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  • Fri, Aug 17 2012 1:31 AM

    • Dhamu
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    PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation Reply

    Can u tell that in pcb editor how was the footprint is been created and saved????

    since me using the Orcad 16.0.. 

    S.Dhamodharan...
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  • Fri, Aug 17 2012 6:15 AM

    • PRASH36
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    Re: PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation Reply

     *In datasheet search for a recommended library
    *Open pad designer
    *Enter the  pad-width and pad length as in recommended datasheet
    *Add 6mil(0.1524mm) to regular pad and enter that value to solderer-mask field
    *Paste-mask valvue should be same as regular pad
    *Now save this pad stack in one folder

    *Now open the Pcb editor
    *FILE-NEW-SYMBOL DRAWING
    *Enter the symbol name
    *Now SETUP-USER PREFERENCE-DESIGN PATH'S
    *Here select the PSM Path $PAD path (select the folder path in which you saved the padstack)
    *Now clik on ADD PIN--in the option tab --select the padstack---enter required pitch $other values---click on the location,where u want add the pins

    *After adding the pin , Draw  the Outline in both Package geometry/Assembly&Silkscreen class
    *After that ADD SHAPE in package geometry/PLACEBOND TOP then click on that SHAPE and in the option tab enter the MAXIMUM HEIGHT value of the component

    *Then  ADD-TEXT--in the  OPTION  TAB----slect REFFDES/SILKSCREEN TOP (Repeat the same step for assembly top)

     

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  • Fri, Aug 17 2012 8:33 PM

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    Re: PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation Reply
    don't understand. Can you talk more clear?

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  • Tue, Aug 21 2012 12:10 AM

    • PRASH36
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    Re: PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation Reply
    Pleas  go through attached .zip file.I hope that will help you...
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  • Tue, Aug 21 2012 1:41 AM

    • steve
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    Re: PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation Reply

    There is a youtube video that might help. You need to design a Padstack first:- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nqbZKkcvmOk&feature=plcp then design your package symbol (footprint). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfCM0Ho8IE0&feature=plcp

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  • Sat, Aug 25 2012 3:52 AM

    • Dhamu
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    Re: PCB Editor:Foot Print Creation Reply
    Thank u... The Document is been is very useful for me.. thanks a lot. sir
    S.Dhamodharan...
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Started by Dhamu at 17 Aug 2012 01:31 AM. Topic has 5 replies.