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By Chupa
#33619
Is it possible to put an SMD component on the bottom layer in eagle? if so how? i cant seem to figure it out
By silic0re
#33622
Hi Chupa,

Place it as normal, but while you're moving it click on the 'Mirror' icon (looks like a 2x2 grid with half the squares shaded on the left side). That will automatically flip the part and place it on the bottom layer.

(Knowledge ascertained from the sparkfun tutorials!)
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By Chupa
#33623
ha i was just comming here to say i found my answer here viewtopic.php?p=29899&sid=f8db502f1a7da ... 114a01640b

i normally keep the sparkfun tutorial open in a window when im working to use as a reference. i dident realize you could use the mirror thing for components as well as txt.

thanks silic0re!
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