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Hacking footprints for easier 2 layer routing

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Routing complex surface mount circuits on a 1 or 2 layer PCB is tricky. TSSOP and similar small parts often don't have enough clearance to route a trace between two leads. Mats tackled this by by removing a few unused leads. This gave him the freedom to route traces through...

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  • KH: Whoa, some of the code this engineer writes... Just look at part one of the above blog post, see how he coded the 7-segment encodings...
  • Alan: You posted this right next to a bot that draws pictures... It seems logical to ask if there's a version that can draw.
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  • Max: As a learning experience, sure. Once that's done, though....well...
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