New version of Gerber File Specification

Karel Tavernier released revision 2018.05  of the Gerber Format Specification. The document is available on the Gerber Download page.

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Ucamco Releases Specification for Fabrication Documentation in Gerber

The specification describes the new Gerber Job File which transfers fabrication documentation in a machine-readable manner as part of Gerber fabrication data.


CIPSA Circuitos purchases Integr8tor

Following careful evaluation and testing of the software technologies available, CIPSACIRCUITS SA a leading producer of PCB’s (going from simple to the more complex multilayers) has selected Integr8tor, Ucamco's sales and engineering server for auto input and design analysis.

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Ucamco Releases UcamX v2018.03

Ucamco Releases UcamX v2018.03

Gent, Belgium - March 28th, 2018 – Ucamco are delighted to announce the v2018.03 release of UcamX, introducing Signal Layer Adjuster as the first module from a brand new software suite called YELO. 

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Autodesk Eagle v8.6 supports Gerber X2

Here is a quote from the release announcement:

We’re excited to announce support for the latest evolution in Gerber format standards, Gerber X2, in the new CAM Processor. Gerber X2 is becoming the standard in nearly every manufacturing house. If you aren’t using this file format, then it’s time to talk with your manufacturer.  The benefits abound. Just to name a few:

  • Gerber X2 includes layer stack definition information built-in. Now you don’t have to draw up yet another legend describing your intended layer stackup or layer functions for your manufacturer.
  • Gerber X2 includes Drill files. Now you don’t have to keep track of separate Gerber and Excellon files; they’re all included together.
  • Gerber X2 includes new attributes. Now that circle pad on your layout isn’t just a pad; it’s a pad in a BGA Land pattern. This provides a whole new dimension of design intent to your manufacturer.

The full release announcement can be found using this link

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