Explorer 16 Development Board

Explorer 16 Development Board
  • 100-pin PIM riser, compatible with the PIM versions of all Microchip PIC24F/24H/dsPIC33F devices
  • Direct 9 VDC power input that provides +3.3V and +5V (regulated) to the entire board
  • Power indicator LED
  • RS-232 serial port and associated hardware
  • On-board analog thermal sensor
  • USB connectivity for communications and device programming/debugging
  • Standard 6-wire In-Circuit Debugger (ICD) connector for connections to an MPLAB ICD 2 programmer/debugger module
  • Hardware selection of PIM or soldered on-board microcontroller (in future versions)
  • 2-line by 16-character LCD
  • Provisioning on PCB for add on graphic LCD
  • Push button switches for device Reset and user-defined inputs
  • Potentiometer for analog input
  • Eight indicator LEDs
  • 74HCT4053 multiplexers for selectable crossover configuration on serial communication lines.
  • Serial EEPROM
  • Independent crystals for precision microcontroller clocking (8 MHz) and RTCC operation (32.768 kHz)
  • Prototype area for developing custom applications
  • Socket and edge connector for PICtail™ Plus card compatibility
  • Six-pin interface for PICkit 2 Programmer
  • JTAG connector pad for optional boundary scan functionality