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Milling PCBs with grbl? Answered

Hi everyone.
Ive just finished my little mill, and it works great, its ardunio based running grbl control software. I thought it would be cool to mill PCBs  so I downloaded fritzing, designed a PCB and Im now stuck, as I need something to output an NC Gcode to the mill.
Fritzing can output a few different formats, pdf, svg, and grber. I have got Vcarve but it doesn’t like  fritzings pdfs, I can import grber file into grbl, but the scale is wrong and the trace looks like its full of errors.
Can anyone recommend a PCB design package that is compatible with grbl?

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liquidhandwash
liquidhandwash

Answer 6 years ago

Thanks I will have a look at that.