- on Microcontrollers
- Published in issue 7/2000 on page 0
Making heatsink calculations has always been a bit of a nuisance. This sample spreadsheet makes life easier. Its main advantage is that you can see at a glance which heatsink you need and how hot it will become.First you have to enter a certain amount of data. Reasonable default values are already present, so you can simply keep what is already present for anything that you don’t know.