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    • RM57L Hercules Development Kit
    • RM57L Hercules Development Kit


    The RM57L Hercules Development Kit is ideal for getting started on development with the Hercules RM57L843 high-performance safety microcontrollers. The kit is comprised of a development board, a DC power supply, a mini-B USB cable, an Ethernet cable and a software installation DVD that includes Code Composer Studio IDE

    Hercules Safety MCU Demos, HALCoGen, the diagnostics library, HET IDE, Math Library and demo software are all available for download in the software and development tools tables below. The development board features an on-board XDS100v2 JTAG emulator along with access to the MCU’s communication interfaces and all peripheral pins.


    • Industrial Safety Applications
      • Industrial Automation
      • Safe Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
      • Power Generation and Distribution
      • Turbines and Windmills
      • Elevators and Escalators
    • Medical Applications
      • Ventilators
      • Defibrillators
      • Infusion and Insulin Pumps
      • Radiation Therapy
      • Robotic Surgery




    • On-board USB XDS100v2 JTAG debug
    • On-board SCI-to-PC serial communication
    • External high-speed emulation via JTAG
    • Access to signal pin test points
    • LEDs, temp sensor and light sensor
    • CAN transceivers
    • RJ-45 10/100 Ethernet interface

    Ships With


    • Board:
      • RM57L Card
    • Cables and Accessories:
      • 12 V power supply with power adapters for US, or Europe
      • Type A to mini B USB cable for using on board XDS100V2 JTAG emulator
      • Ethernet cable
      • Flashlight for light sensor demo
    • CCS DVD Containing:
      • Texas Instruments Code Composer Studio Integrated Development Environments (IDE)
    • Hercules DVD Containing:
      • Hercules Safety Demos
      • Hardware Abstraction Layer Code Generator (HALCoGen)
      • Training Videos
      • Device Documentation


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