Other Parts Discussed in Thread: TIDA-00293
I am trying to replace the blue LED in the LighCrafter 4500 EVM with a UV LED as per the modifications instructions for the TIDA-00293 reference design. After removing the 4 philips screws as directed in step 4 of the DLP LightCrafter 4500 Modification Instructions, I found that the heat sink was very well bonded to the light engine and I was unable to separate the two.
Is there a trick to this? Do you have any tips for easily separating these two components without damaging the unit?