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> How To Generate Gerber File From Pdf, how to generate gerber file from pdf
eva1985
Posted: April 16, 2015 08:43 am
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Hi guys, i have a pdf, how can i generate gerber file from pdf? oh, please give me an advise. thanks in advance! thumbsup.gif
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Posted: April 16, 2015 10:07 am
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Posted: April 16, 2015 10:40 am
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Well... with enough work, maybe. Usually when EDA tools generate PDFs, they do it on some sort of scale (PDF is a scaled printed format, after all), and a composite printout might have all the layers in it at once (you just can't see them all when it's finished drawing, because they overlap).

Possibly there's a route PDF - EPS - DXF - GBR or something like that. Or deconstruct the files (PDF files are just lists of objects) and do it by hand... have fun with that.. tongue.gif

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