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    help: how to make a Drill file (gerber) from a *.dxf file?

    I need to extrapolate a DRILL file from a dxf file

    I use Linkcad4 and I can make gerber files, but I don't understand how to make a Drill file
    thanks in advance

    •   Alt9th February 2010, 10:53

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    help: how to make a Drill file (gerber) from a *.dxf file?

    Does the dxf file contain explicite pads or drill positions.? Than it's easy. Otherwise you have to extract pads from the artwork data or insert drill positions manually.


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    Re: help: how to make a Drill file (gerber) from a *.dxf fil

    The file contains a layer for the holes (vias), but i don't understand how linkcad can extract the file *.DRILL



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