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Re: gEDA-user: gschem: directly connecting two nets?

> A similar "track is component" scenario:
> PCB fuse track - a dirty trick I've seen in some Honywell boiler
> controllers.. where a deliberately thin trace is used to act as a fuse.

That certainly is a dirty trick!  (But on a very tight budget it could
make sense).
So there are several use cases for treating copper as non-connecting:
* low value resistors
* fuses
* low value inductors
* aerials
* contacts for solder switches (eg SPDT in solder)

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