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Propeller Professional Development Board


Vendor's Description: 


The Propeller Professional Development Board (PPDB) is a high-quality, fully-integrated development platform for the Propeller microcontroller.  A wide variety of typical I/O (LEDs, Buttons, etc.) devices and circuitry are built into the PPDB, providing the developer with an ideal platform for rapid Propeller project development.

Features:

  • 40-pin DIP socket for P8X32A-D40 Propeller microcontroller
  • 24LC256 32K EEPROM included
  • 5 MHz crystal included
  • 5V and 3.3V regulators on board
  • Built-in USB programming interface
  • Six blue 16-segment LED displays (5V & 3.3V compatible)
  • Sixteen blue discrete LEDs (5V & 3.3V compatible)
  • L293D high-current driver for motors, solenoids, etc.
  • Eight active-low push-buttons with 3.3V pull-ups
  • Eight active-low DIP switches with 3.3V pull-ups
  • Two 10K potentiometers
  • Eight servo headers with selectable on-board/external power source
  • DS1302 real-time clock with battery backup/charging capability
  • MAX4411 headphone amplifier with 1/8" stereo phone jack
  • MAX3232E RS-232 DCE interface
  • Two PS/2 ports with 5V power and 3.3V pull-ups on clock/data lines
  • 15-pin HD D-sub connector for VGA monitor
  • Ground terminal for oscilloscope ground clip

Key Specifications:

  • Power requirements: 7-12 VDC (59 mA quiescent current @ 12V)
  • Communication: USB serial programming interface
  • Dimensions: 9" W x 5-1/4" H x 3/4" D (23 cm x 13.5 cm x 2 cm)
  • Operating temp range: 32°F to 158°F (0°C to 70°C)

Please note:  DIP-40 Propeller chip, USB cable and power supply are required to use this board (sold separately).

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