Preparing Your Files

Gerbers, drills, xyrs, oh me. If only they were as standard as they're supposed to be.

Required/Optional Files: Overview
 PCB:NG requires the following files: Gerbers Drill file We have some information on the specifics for these files. Once you've generate...
Fri, 4 Aug, 2017 at 12:59 PM
Required Files: Gerbers and Drill
Please note: these specifications are subject to change.   PCB:NG uses industry standard Gerber and Drill files. You can upload all of these files,...
Fri, 4 Aug, 2017 at 1:02 PM
Optional Files: Pick and Place
Pick and Place files are what are used to tell our machines how, and where to place your components. You may know them as Centroid files, or XYRS files. ...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 4:24 PM
For KiCad Users
Creating proper output from KiCad is pretty straightforward, but KiCad users will need to enter the information shown in the screenshots below -  there'...
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016 at 6:15 PM
For Eagle Users
 For all of our beloved Eagle users out there, we've prepared CAM files to take the pain out of creating compatible files for PCB:N...
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016 at 7:44 PM
What Not To Do
Assorted, random things that you may want to avoid in order to have an optimal experience with PCB:NG. Check back as we add more to this list. ...
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016 at 9:24 PM
For PADS Users
Generally speaking, Gerber output from PADS is not much of an issue. NC Drill output, however, is more problematic, and many user defaults do not work with ...
Mon, 13 Feb, 2017 at 3:11 PM