Community
Fusion Electronics
Working an electronics project and need help with the schematic, the PCB, or making your components? Join the discussion as our community of electronic design specialists and industry experts provide you their insight and best practices.
cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Package Generator units

2 REPLIES 2
Reply
Message 1 of 3
tmostad
148 Views, 2 Replies

Package Generator units

When I create a package and use metric units then go back to the package model in the timeline, all of the values are converted to imperial units. Many parts only show metric values in the datasheet and there is no good reason that I know of for the value units to change.

2 REPLIES 2
Message 2 of 3
tmostad
in reply to: tmostad

I realized that I needed to set the document units for the package to millimeters to solve this issue so nevermind!

Message 3 of 3
jorge_garcia2
in reply to: tmostad

Hi @tmostad,

 

I hope you're doing well. Maybe I'm missing something but you can go into preferences and set the units to be metric and then the design will keep metric units by default. The Package generator always uses metric units by default so at that point everything would be metric.

 

If I've misunderstood what's going on please let me know.

 

Best Regards,



Jorge Garcia
​Product Support Specialist for Fusion 360 and EAGLE

Kudos are much appreciated if the information I have shared is helpful to you and/or others.

Did this resolve your issue? Please accept it "As a Solution" so others may benefit from it.

Can't find what you're looking for? Ask the community or share your knowledge.

Post to forums