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Gerbers in ViewMate Problem

Posted: Wed May 18, 2005 1:19 pm
by LukeRoseberry
When I load my gerbers into ViewMate they are offset from the origin. I am a newbie and want to make sure my files are perfect before submitting them. My drill file comes out as 2.4, but I can fix that by editing the file. It loads into ViewMate at the origin. The offset for the gerbers is something close to (1, 1.4) If anyone has any ideas on how to fix this I would appreciate them.

I have the latest Eagle and ViewMate. I use the cam file from the website.

Thanks,
Luke

Posted: Wed May 18, 2005 10:33 pm
by pittuck
would it be possible for you to take a screenshot of the eagle layout (board) screen and post it online?

if not email it to me and i will upload it somewhere.

Might know whats wrong, but its kinda hard to explain at 7:30 in the morning :(

Posted: Thu May 19, 2005 4:00 am
by LukeRoseberry
[img]http://filebox.vt.edu/users/lroseber/board.bmp[/img]

I hope this works. I have never tried this before. If it doesn't the image is posted at http://filebox.vt.edu/users/lroseber/board.bmp.

Posted: Sat May 21, 2005 9:04 am
by LukeRoseberry
http://filebox.vt.edu/users/lroseber/board.bmp

The last link to the board had an extra character.