How to assemble high speed carrier board from UP Shop

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Warning Warning: POWER OFF the UPCore board BEFORE plugging/unplugging a carrier board.


All components

what you see after you open the box

After you open the box, you will see three parts. One big black bag contains the main carrier board, another black bag contains the connector. The last transparent bag contains screws, nuts and stand-offs needed to put the carrier board together with UP Board.

Take things out

main carrier board and connector

Open the two black bags, you will these two guys, which are the main carrier board and the connector

Step one

  • Use two nuts to fix the two higher stand-offs.
  • Two nuts should be on the back side of the carrier board while two higher stand-offs should be on the front side
  • screws them together

Step two

Note: Four stand-offs are two pairs. The length of threads inside stand-offs is different. The pair with shorter threads is used in step two, while the one with longer threads are used in step four

  • Use two nuts to fix the two shorter stand-offs.
  • Two nuts should be on the back side of the carrier board while two shorter stand-offs should be on the front side
  • screws them together

Step three

Put the connector on the top of the carrier board

Step four

Note: Four stand-offs are two pairs. The length of threads inside stand-offs is different. The pair with shorter threads is used in step two, while the one with longer threads are used in step four

Screw the other two shorter stand-offs which has longer threads inside on the connector board

Step five

put upboard on top of the carrier board

Connect you Up board on top of the connetor. Make sure it aligns a straight line with threads of stand-offs

Step six

Screw the last four screws with stand-offs tightly.
Finished!