! ! Pinebook Pro Parts ! ! * IMPORTANT *
#11
(01-13-2020, 08:11 AM)chrispop99 Wrote:
(01-12-2020, 01:26 PM)mattjb Wrote: I'm still trying to get word back from the Info team on this subject. When I shipped back my defective board (due to flickering display), the thermal pad was seemingly affixed to it, so I didn't bother removing it. However, the replacement board that arrived did not have a thermal pad on it, so I'm currently idling around 62ºC and afraid to stress the PBP any further until I have a solution for the missing heatsink...

(01-12-2020, 07:23 PM)mattjb Wrote: Has anyone measured their existing thermal pad at all to determine the thickness? The thickest I'm finding on retail sites is 1.5W/mK @ 4mm and 5mm thicknesses. 6W/mK are seemingly at a thickness of 1.5mm or less, which is certainly not enough to reach the bottom chassis of the enclosure... I did take pictures of my board before I sent it in for testing/replacement, and I can guesstimate it is likely a 4 or 5mm pad, but I'd rather have some assurance before I waste $10 on a guess.

Would it be possible to temporarily assemble it with a blob of BluTack in place of the pad, then dismantle it and measure the Blu Tack thickness?

Chris

Not a bad idea - if only I had some of that laying around. Smile
  Reply
#12
Some 'PlayDho' or modeling clay would also work.
      LINUX = CHOICES
         **BCnAZ**
               Idea
   Donate to $upport
your favorite OS Team
  Reply


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Pinebook Boot CharlesBunders 10 157 7 hours ago
Last Post: tophneal
  Pinebook Pro Initial Impressions kunger 408 223,600 Yesterday, 10:27 AM
Last Post: moonwalkers
  Selling my Pinebook Pro brent.thierens 11 791 05-05-2021, 04:18 AM
Last Post: brent.thierens
Sad Webcam not working in pinebook pro with Manjaro jcarball 2 184 04-28-2021, 03:23 PM
Last Post: jcarball
Star [SOLD]Selling my ISO 64GB Pinebook Pro only EU customers giamma1295 0 389 04-19-2021, 01:26 PM
Last Post: giamma1295
  Cube Desktop on Pinebook Pro decisivedove 1 793 04-15-2021, 01:12 PM
Last Post: wpeckham
  Pinebook Pro (ISO) for sale - Europe (NL) Unkn0wn 2 542 04-09-2021, 09:00 AM
Last Post: Unkn0wn
  Video Editing Is Possible On The PineBook Pro! ImmyChan 8 633 04-01-2021, 09:27 PM
Last Post: dsimic
  PIneBook Pro - Boot from SD mcdomx 12 9,425 03-29-2021, 01:13 AM
Last Post: 5825bc9762
  PineBook Pro kisangoli78 1 469 03-25-2021, 03:29 AM
Last Post: kisangoli78

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)