26 Feb '13, 3pm

Taking the pain out of making custom Eagle parts

Taking the pain out of making custom Eagle parts

One thing that’s really convenient for custom Eagle parts is that most components are DIPs or some sort of leaded SMD component. [Dave]‘s script takes the dimensional data from any chip’s datasheet and creates a custom outline for each part. The inputs and outputs can also be ripped directly from the datasheet and assigned to the footprint, making for a relatively automated process that creates custom parts in Eagle. Now for someone to use this script with a little OCR to make a ‘create Eagle part from PDF’ app…

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2013/02/26/taking-the-pain-out-of-mak...

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