Altium PCB editor question...

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I realize this might be a little bit off topic, but hey this is general electronics... ;)

I am looking for a feature I know probably exists in Altium, but I can't find it... Maybe another freak can help me out here...

I am laying down a board that needs to have a 6mm exposed copper border on each side, which will slide into an aluminium potting box. Problem is I can't find how to make a track or a fill with no dielectric on top or bottom. Any ideas?

I already sent a support Q to Altium support, but I won't get the answer until probably monday, anything that could help in the meantime is welcomed... ;)

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All you need to do is draw your shape on your top and bottom copper layers, then draw an identical shape on your top and bottom soldermask layers.

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With the Pulsonix software I use I surround the board with a copper pour template, put a keep-out area inside the board outline with Copper Pour Avoid selected, select the template and pour the copper. A separate template is needed for the other layer. It's probably done in a similar way with Altium.

Leon

Leon Heller G1HSM

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Ah yes nleahcim is right on the money, thank you very much friend... ;)