The heat sink is a 0.25″ x 0.25″ (6.5mm x 6.5mm) square with 9 tall ‘fins’ sticking out the top. The total height is 0.5″ (12mm) but you can easily file it down if you need a shorter heat sink to fit in a case). Simply use thermal tape or a small amount of thermal paste to attach to the top of any flat chip. There is no thermal tape included with this product. Ideal for medium flat BGAs, TSSOPs, QFNs, etc!
We do not have a datasheet for these heat sinks, but we believe the thermal resistance is approximately 40-50ºC/W
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