PCB manufacturer have highlighted component TOEPRINT issue. Issue Statement: "Component is too close to another component TOEPRINT."

What is mean by TOEPRINT?

  • \$\begingroup\$ "Toeprints" seems to refer to the pins on an IC. So, something is too close to one of the pins of that SMD IC. \$\endgroup\$
    – JRE
    Oct 26, 2018 at 11:35

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The footprint is the outline of the component, the toeprint is the pad.

They are saying the component body is too close to the pad for the easiest manufacturing.

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    \$\begingroup\$ Though I'm sure this is right, it doesn't look too close though... \$\endgroup\$
    – pipe
    Oct 26, 2018 at 13:55
  • \$\begingroup\$ @pipe No, it doesn't look like any kind of problem to me. \$\endgroup\$ Oct 26, 2018 at 15:24

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