& Place file is the file that gives the exact position of components on
is automatically generated by your development CAO software.
This file can be exported as the following formats :
This table contain the following information:
These five elements above are essentials to create a Pick & Place file, but more information can be add to it as the following ones :
absolute position of the component related to the X or the Y axis need to be
define from the center of it to create a correct file, and all mesures need to
be in millimetres in order to be treated later.
rotation of the component is unique depending on its origin (library, software
can be upload in the “Files” tab of the EMS Factory website interface.
cases, an example of Pick & Place file can be as the following example :