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Re: Library Repository
Fri, 05 Mar 2010 16:00:59 -0000
I was brave enough to use your template, please see:
I made some multiple coil transformers, you may not like it...
What struck me today is that you must have wasted more time for replying tomy posts than I spent today doing it ...
The only positive aspect is that it keeps us motivated ;)
--- In kicad-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Vesa Solonen <vsolonen@...> wrote:
> On Wed, 3 Mar 2010, Mateusz wrote:
> > Sorry, I forgot about that!
> We all do forget stuff so don't be too sorry ;)
> > Please see this sample: http://student.agh.edu.pl/~alric/trafo.png
> > It looks like I am not able to draw a transformer correctly in two weeks!
> DOn't take all the blame. It's quite close :)
> > Don't you think that now it is too small?
> Yes it seems a bit small, because coil was not extended with line to
> 400mils (4DU) raster. You can skip much of the work by just taking the one
> in lcr.lib as a template and copy it as needed. Just open the TR60_FC and
> edit the name "TR60_FC" to what ever needed and save your library. Then
> just delete the original themplate away when you are done. Graphical items
> use 10mil spacing as a minimum (dotted line gaps), so you may need to use
> 5mil raster for centered primitives. Use copy and move at larger grid
> (say 10 or 50) to manipulate. Remember to fit pins and the anchor on
> 100mil (DU) grid.
> > Yet if you find it ok, I would like to change all other transformers.
> Please do. My project got in shape nicely, so I'm able to commit more here
> again. Special thanks goes to KiCad team and Dick deserves a mention for
> his net classes work. The project used 20V/100mA, 330V/3A and 1.2kV/5A net
> classes :)
> Now I need some extended sleep...