Size of Breakout Boards

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Size of Breakout Boards

Post by victorf » Fri Apr 23, 2010 4:33 am

It is a bit difficult to ascertain the size of a BOB or SEN board from the jpeg images presented. I download the large image and then measure/scale dimensions to get a rough idea of the amount of real estate the board will take up on my PCB. I would like to get a better idea of the actual size. Would it be possible for SFE to publish the actual board dimensions?

Any enlightenment will be appreciated.

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Re: Size of Breakout Boards

Post by leon_heller » Fri Apr 23, 2010 4:58 am

It is annoying. I once needed the exact dimensions and the position of the connector on one of their BO boards. I eventually got it out of them, but it wasn't easy.
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Re: Size of Breakout Boards

Post by noptical » Fri Apr 23, 2010 5:05 am

They put dimensions on most of their components, it wouldn't be really difficult to do the same for breakouts.

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Re: Size of Breakout Boards

Post by sparky » Mon Apr 26, 2010 10:15 am

Sorry guys! We try to get real dimensions on every board but a few have fallen through the cracks. If you need something, spark at sparkfun . com is who to ask. The tech support guys get to almost everything, and we'd be happy to get dimensions up. Same goes for Eagle PCB files, please just ask.

I don't see links to actual products so please post here or email us and we'll try to get it corrected.

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