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Standard LCD 16x2 + extras - white on blue

SKU: ADA181

$15.04 AUD, inc GST

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Standard LCD 16x2 + extras - white on blue
15.04 AUD

SKU: ADA181

$15.04 AUD, inc GST
100 units ship in 4 to 6 days (delivered by Mon, 19th of Dec)
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Standard HD44780 LCDs are useful for creating standalone projects.

  • 16 characters wide, 2 rows
  • White text on blue background
  • Connection port is 0.1" pitch, single row for easy breadboarding and wiring
  • Pins are documented on the back of the LCD to assist in wiring it up
  • Single LED backlight included can be dimmed easily with a resistor or PWM and uses much less power than LCD with EL (electroluminescent) backlights
  • Can be fully controlled with only 6 digital lines! (Any analog/digital pins can be used)
  • Built in character set supports English/Japanese text, see the HD44780 datasheet for the full character set
  • Up to 8 extra characters can be created for custom glyphs or 'foreign' language support
  • Comes with necessary contrast potentiometer and strip of header

For more information, check out Adafruit's detailed step-by-step Arduino+LCD tutorial

Adafruit have a datasheet that has dimensions and pin-locations and then a HD44780 datasheet with the detailed commands for control

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