LionCircuits Turnkey PCB Support

What is centroid file aka pick and place file ?

The Pick & Place File must contain the information below:

Designator - Component Reference Designator (e.g. C1, L2, R3)

X Data/ Y Data - The X/Y coordinate of the component centroid. Recommended units: Metric(mm).

Layer - Top / Bottom, the board side where the component should be placed.

Rotation - The rotation of the component given in degrees. Positive values are counter clockwise.

Recommended File Format: .csv, .xls and .xlsx.

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