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You could look into doing a polygon with a crosshatch fill pattern, with the pattern spacing smaller than your endmill size. Been a while, so I’m a bit rusty on the details.
You could also just draw a grid or stripes on the milling layer.
A 1/8” end mill has the same size shank as a V bit (typically), so perhaps more convenient than a 2mm or 3mm bit. Although ER11A collets are designed to close up 0.5mm, I found it somewhat difficult to get a 3mm shank tight in a 1/8” collet..
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Christian Robert Adzic
Sent: 25 November 2018 20:20
Subject: Re: [pcbgcode] How to etch a powerplane with pcb-gcode? #etch
One of these solutions will solve my problem.
I think also does engraving a large area of copper with a V carve bit will take too much time.
I will use an endmill bit 2-3mm.
This situation is not a common situation so a bit coding in gcode would be fine I assume.
Thank's all of you.
My best regards.