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How to Create and Import Custom Board Shapes and Cutouts

Learn how to create and import custom board shapes and cutouts to define a PCB in OrCAD PCB Designer.
Duration: 00:11:08

Many PCBs have intricate board outlines and cutouts to fit into mechanical housing. This video will use OrCAD PCB to teach you how to:

  • How to import board outlines from drawing files created on mechanical design tools
  • NX
  • Autocad
  • Convert imported files to board outlines and cutouts
  • Create a board shape using dimensions given on datasheets
  • Create different types of cutouts on various board areas

To view the demo files and follow along, click here.

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