PICO Heatsink Installation Guide

Difficulty Levels: Beginner
Date added: April 8, 2019
Affected Products: PICO SERIES , PICO-DWARF , PICO-HOBBIT , PICO-IMX6 , PICO-IMX6UL , PICO-IMX6ULL , PICO-IMX7 , PICO-IMX8M , PICO-IMX8M-MINI , PICO-NYMPH , PICO-PI

This guide provides instructions for how to properly install PICO heatsink to the carrier board with SoM module (PICO series).

Installation steps

Please follow the steps below to properly install the heatsink.

Step 1: Locate three module holes, insert screws into the holes. Then insert slowly the module and gently press into the development board to secure it. Place and tighten nuts on top.

Step 2: Place heatsink thermal pad on the applications processor.

Step 3: Insert slowly the heatsink and gently press into the development board. Then secure the heatsink with screws.

Tips: Do not power your board during the installation process.

PICO heatsink installation steps

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