Altium Designer Documentation

Working with the Silk To Silk Clearance Design Rule on a PCB in Altium Designer

Created: June 6, 2015 | Updated: July 2, 2021
Now reading version 15.1. For the latest, read: Manufacturing - Silk To Silk Clearance for version 21
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Rule category: Manufacturing

Rule classification: Binary

Summary

This rule defines the minimum clearance allowed between text and other objects on a silkscreen layer.

Constraints

  • Silk Text to Any Silk Object Clearance - specifies the minimum permissible clearance between any two silkscreen objects.

How Duplicate Rule Contentions are Resolved

All rules are resolved by the priority setting. The system goes through the rules from highest to lowest priority and picks the first one whose scope expressions match the object(s) being checked.

Rule Application

Online DRC and Batch DRC.

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