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    • GIZMO Explorer Board with Keypad
    • GIZMO Explorer Board with Keypad
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    Overview

    GIZMO Explorer board offers a host of basic functions and peripherals like LCD and Keypad to help get your project get started quickly. The GIZMO Explorer Board works with both the GIZMO and GIZMO 2 boards by connecting to its low speed connector to offer an LCD display, Keypad, prototyping area and more for your project to take off faster.

    Applications:

    • Motor control application examples like balancing robots, antenna rotators, speed control, direction / position control
    • Interface applications examples like thermostat, operator interfaces, household appliances, and office equipment

    Features

    • Generous prototyping area
    • Backlit LCD display
    • GPIO header
    • Processor I/O signal access break out access
    • Motor Control hardware
    • Interfaces to SPI/I2C/UART

    Ships With

    • GIZMO Explorer Board with Keypad

    FAQs

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    Where can I find a schematic of the explorer board?
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    Where can I find a data sheet on the SPI / I2C UART?
    Please see Newark Part No.: 65W8038 / Farnell order code 1870924. Data sheet http://www.ftdichip.com/Support/Documents/DataSheets/ICs/DS_FT232H.pdf
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    Where can I find a data sheet on the motor driver?
    Please see Newark Part No.: 32M1527 / Farnell order code 403295. Data sheet http://www.farnell.com/datasheets/1693054.pdf
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    Where can I find a data sheet on the LCD display?
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    What is the format of an I2C message?
    Please See: http://www.i2c-bus.org/ for more details.

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