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Creating a CAM job for Eagle for the PC Board CAM software
Last Updated: 12/07/2018
Eagle Cam -> PC Board CAM

Tutorial for creating a CAM job for Eagle for the PC Board CAM software

Use this cam processor job file, it already has all of the settings ready.

pcboard cam-gerb274x.cam

Put the pcboard cam-gerb274x.cam file into your eagle/cam folder that should usually be located on the C:/ drive

Open job in CAM processor

Process the top layer

Process the drill layer

We will create a:

  • .GTL Top layer
  • .GBL Bottom layer
  • .drd Drill layer

Open .GTL file as "New Circuit" in PC Board CAM

Open .drd file as Drills in PC Board CAM

Detailed Step by Step Instructions:

Open Job in Eagle CAM Processor



Choose the pcboard cam-gerb274x.cam file



Process the Top Layer and the Drill Layer Files will be placed into the project folder
unless you choose a new folder.




Then when you open new circuit in PC Board CAM choose the .GTL file to start with.





Then add Drills…





Now, continue to the
How to use the PC Board CAM software with the PC Board Prototyping System
to create custom PC Boards

tutorial to setup and cut your Eagle file

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