[Arm-netbook] GR8 based EOMA68 card

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at lkcl.net
Mon May 15 01:56:22 BST 2017

crowd-funded eco-conscious hardware: https://www.crowdsupply.com/eoma68

On Thu, May 11, 2017 at 4:32 PM, Ismo Väänänen <ismo.vaananen at gmail.com> wrote:
>>Wouldn't the PCMCIA card thickness be an issue when using a CPU module?
> According to the mechanical drawing on page 32 of the v1.0 GR8 datasheet the
> SoM is at maximum 1.12mm thick. This should fit nicely inside even the 3.5mm
> typeI EOMA68 case.

 3.3mm not 3.5mm.  you'd almost certainly need a 0.8mm PCB (costly),
bear in mind that you can't put that flat onto the bottom of the case,
and so you'd have to  source ultra-low-height power inductors (most
likely ferrite beads).


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