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IO Expansion Shield for Launchpad

SKU: DFR0257

$24.55 AUD, inc GST

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IO Expansion Shield for Launchpad
24.55 AUD

SKU: DFR0257

$24.55 AUD, inc GST
1 reviews 0 5 5
244 units ship in 4 to 6 days (delivered by Mon, 12th of Dec)
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Introduction

DFRobot proudly presents the I/O expansion shield for Texas Instruments MSP430 LaunchPad. With the I/O expansion shield, your LaunchPad will be able to access more than 100 various sensors, servos and wireless modules from DFRobot.   
The Xbee & APC220 socket allows you to start immediatly without additional wireless shield.The SPI & I2C interface enables direct plugging of modules and sensors.A well designed corner cut to make room for the test button on LaunchPad.The colorful standard DFRobot 3 Pinout  headers provide additional power for sensors and modules and can be clearly recognized and connected the digital and analog sensors. 
 
Sensor connector :
  • Green-Digital
  • Blue-Analog
  • Red-VCC
  • Black-GND
Specification
  • Support MSP430 LaunchPad
  • Support Xbee/Bluetooth bee
  • Support Bluetooth/APC220
  • Interface:SPI,I2C
  • Size:66x50mm
Shipping List
  • I/O Expansion Shield for LaunchPad    (1 unit)
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Documentation and Resources:
  • Arduino vs. Raspberry Pi
  • One of the big questions in DIY electronics circles is which DIY platform is going to be the best for me? And the two biggest platforms right now is Arduino and Raspberry Pi. Whilst at first glance they might seem the same; circuit board with some el...
  • Arduino, Learn the Lingo
  • Getting into the Arduino environment is a lot of fun but with so many acronyms and slang terms its easy to get confused. Knowing this first hand, I have put together a glossary of sorts for terms relating to Arduino, if you are new to the Arduino pla...
  • Arduino with LattePanda
  • Ah, Arduino and LattePanda coming together at last. What could be better? Well along with the fact that your LattePanda is a fully fledged Windows 10 computer so you can program any Arduino board you want as normal, one of the best things about Latte...
  • Potentiometers and the Arduino Uno
  • Variable resistors come in all shapes and sizes, and they all do the same basic job. They allow you precisely control voltage/current flow within a circuit. The most common type of variable resistor we see in DIY electronics is the Potentiometer, or ...
  • Relay Operation and the Arduino Uno
  • If you could operate your switch without physically toggling it on and off, you would open yourself up to an entire section of electronics. Relays are one of the best ways of doing this. A relay is essentially just a switch, controlled by an electrom...
  • Coffee Grinder With Arduino
  • Using a few bits and pieces, this ordinary coffee grinder now has two presets to run the motor for a programmable length of time. The idea being that the grinder running for a set amount of time will deliver a certain amount of coffee each button press meaning the beans can be stored unground, keeping them fresher for longer. I completed this project for a friend, Ian, who lives for coffee. Ian wanted the same functionality in h...
  • The Hipster Coaster
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Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Terrence - Top Quality verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    As always DFRobot has made a top quality product, a lot of thought has been put into the shield and it makes interfacing my TI Launchpad to the real world very easy and it gives a good selection of options as well. If you work with TI Launchpad's you need one of these. (Posted on 17/02/2015)

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