Eagle – Create Nixie tube footprint
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Eagle – Create Nixie tube footprint

lucadentella.it shows us how to create a Nixie tube footprint by placing the pads in a circular way. I’m working with Eagle to prepare a PCB for a Nixie clock. I wasn’t able to find a library for the Nixie I chose so I had to create it from scratch. Eagle – Create Nixie tube...

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Eagle Tutorial – How to add a new package to a component
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Eagle Tutorial – How to add a new package to a component

Save time by re-using existing packages and symbols . There are thousands of devices in the 'default' library that comes with EagleCAD but whaddyaknow, the exact package/device you need isn't always going to be one of those thousands. However, instead of making a brand new device...

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octopart.com – Common Parts Library
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octopart.com – Common Parts Library

octopart.com just launched the latest Common Parts Library - it comes with integration with Seeed Studio's Open Parts Library and a downloadable symbols and footprints library in KiCad, Eagle and Altium. Today, we are announcing a new version of the Common Parts Library for...

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Eagle CAD Tips and Tricks Part 2
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Eagle CAD Tips and Tricks Part 2

This is the second and final article of the Eagle Tips from allaboutcircuits.com: Before searching on the internet for new libraries to add to Eagle, first make sure that your device does not already exist in your local libraries. To check, use a search pattern that includes...

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Copy parts between libraries in Eagle
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Copy parts between libraries in Eagle

This is a short tutorial on how to copy parts from one library of Eagle to the other. Copy parts between libraries in Eagle -...

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Eagle CAD Tips and Tricks
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Eagle CAD Tips and Tricks

Most hobbyists and many professionals use Eagle CAD as a daily tool in designing schematics and laying out PCB. Yahya Tawil is going to share with us the most important tips and tricks for using Eagle CAD, which make your work much easier and faster. My advice is to keep one hand on...

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SparkFun Electronics Eagle Libraries
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SparkFun Electronics Eagle Libraries

Sparkfun has their own Eagle libraries available on github.com. This is a great resource for new board designs. They also have a guide on how to install the libraries and how to create custom footprints. This is the complete SparkFun Electronics default foot prints for Eagle 6.0+. We...

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Panelizing and Gerber Generation in Eagle
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Panelizing and Gerber Generation in Eagle

Shantam Raj @ hackster.io discuss about how to panelize PCBs and generate Gerbers on Eagle CAD. In this article he shares his experience and common mistake he made in the process. I have been working with Eagle for quite some time but never really got a PCB manufactured. almost all...

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