Footprints/Land Patterns

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Footprints/Land Patterns

The Footprint or Land Pattern defines what is needed on the PCB for manufacture.

This includes the footprint reference, pads, silkscreen pattern, the courtyard and the placement point.

the Footprint reference. This is drawn on the top or bottom silkscreen layer has no electrical significance.

The placement point used for pick and place devices when you board is made.