Solder Stencil Workflow for Eagle

Generating the vector art for your solder stencil is quite simple. First, open up your .brd file. Click on the CAM button in toolbar:cam_button.png
This will bring up the CAM window, and example of which is below. In the Output section select HPGL2 as the device and click on the File button to choose a destination. In the right hand list deselect everything except for layer 31: tCream (if doing the bottom of the board, select layer 32: bCream.) Now press the Process Job button. The file will be written to your selected destination.

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