I wonder if it's not easier to design the board in KiCad and send it toI thing that's what happened with me. It just got easier to use CAD instead of mylar-and-tape, and to use the quick-turn PCB houses instead of making my own. I think I made my last PCB by hand about 10 years ago.
ICEs have the same problem as lightbulbs. Why innovate and make
better ones when the current ones burn out often enough to keep
you in business? -- Hunter Cressall
Lee Hart, 814 8th Ave N, Sartell MN 56377, www.sunrise-ev.com