LionCircuits Turnkey PCB Support
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How to generate the Gerber files using kiCAD?

1) Open the project with "KICAD".

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2) Click on plot icon on the toolbar at the top.

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3) Select the desired parameters as shown on the pop up window that appears, then select the layers and click on "Plot"

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4) Select "Use Protel filename extensions" and "4.6, unit mm" under Gerber options.

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5) Click on Plot.

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6) Once its run its course, click on "Generate Drill File" button.

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7) Select option Gerber in Drill Map File Format list. Click on Drill File button.

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8) Check the messages window, there should now be .drl file created in your work directory.

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9) Go to your work directory. All the Gerber files have been generated.

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10) Compress all the files that are generated and you are ready to upload on Lion Circuits Platform.

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