My mistake...sounds like you & Steve found the same solution (SMT pad +
via), sounds good to me.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: David W. Gulley
> Sent: Saturday, June 01, 2002 2:59 PM
>
> I do not want a "circular block in the center of the pad".
<snip>
> How would you place a circle on the paste mask layer?
>
> Dwight Harm wrote:
>
> > If I understand this, it still can't work.  The paste-mask stencil has
an
> > opening for the pad, and you want a circular block in the center of the
> > pad -- but there's nothing to support it.
> >
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>From: David W. Gulley
> >>Sent: Saturday, June 01, 2002 11:13 AM
> >>
> >>However, what I have just tried that seems a bit simpler is to use a pad
> >>and a via (gee a via in a pad!) where the pad is TopLayer only and the
> >>via is set for tenting. Do an update free primitives after import to the
> >>PCB and viola...

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