27 July 2012 Altium design secret four: Creating custom pad shapes This video shows how a powerful PCB Library Editor and the ability to add mask expansion properties to all copper shapes in the footprint make it easy to create any customised pad geometry without jumping through hoops! Visit Altium at the Engineering Design Show on Stand B5 to find out more about the company's wide range of EDA and embedded software design tools. Author Altium Comment on this article Websites http://www.altium.com/ Companies Altium Ltd This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. Enjoy this story? People who read this article also read... Alternative back-up power With outdoor events like concerts, events and festivals now ... Read Article NIDays 2013 NIDays is a technical conference designed specifically for ... Read Article Southern Manufacturing This year, Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is set to be ... Read Article Altium design secret 21 Often PCB designers need to bring in a company logo from a ... Read Article What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.