Different Measurement Units for NC Drill and Gerber Files. Is it possible?
gmezzina23 , 12-17-2019, 02:39 AM
during the Gerber and NC drill files inspection by using a third-party viewer, i.e. ViewMate
I found some issues when the NC drill file is generated by using millimeters: all the holes were focused on the origin.
The issue has been previously treated by Robert Feranec in https://designhelp.fedevel.com/forum...viewmate-issue
So I generated the NC drill files in "mils" and it seems working fine.
So, in this respect, I have another question: could I provide the manufacturer the NC drill file in mils and the Gerbers in mm?
Thanks a lot.
robertferanec , 12-19-2019, 02:13 AM
I always sent the NC drill files in the same format as PCB is.
The NC Drill files are generated correctly (even ViewMate doesn't want to show them)
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