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Why did your board house generate gerbers? How are you viewing their gerber
files? Have you tried reading your gerber files with Camtastic or some other
reader?

Maybe your board house's tools substituted something...

Tony

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark E Witherite [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 02, 2001 11:05 AM
> To: Protel EDA Forum
> Subject: [PEDA] Possible Gerber generation bug
>
>
> Hi Group,
>          I'm designing a PCB that has multiple ground planes.  To make it
> easier to assemble and rework I made the thermo relief with only 2
> entries.  No problem Protel will let you set them in PCB editor
> RIGHT???   I'm now viewing  the board house generated Gerber and
> guess what
> " All plane connections have 4 entries.   When back to PCB editor and
> imported my protel generated gerbers and they all have 4 entries.  Then
> checked my original design in the PCB editor, it still has only 2 entries.
>
> Have I done something wrong?
> If not, how do I generate gerbers to look like the PCB in the PCB editor?
> TIA
> Mark
> Mark Witherite
> Assistant Research Engineer
> Astronomy & Astrophysics
> Penn State University
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> Suite 200
> State College, PA.  16801
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