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Bus Pirate LCD adapter v3 (Seeed Studio)

SKU: SS102990003

$15.69 AUD, inc GST
$14.26 AUD, exc GST

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Control HD44780 LCDs from the Bus Pirate with this breakout board. The Bus Pirate LCD mode uses an adapter because there aren't enough pins to control a character display. You can build it with a few chips on a bread board, or you can buy this one ready-made. Includes a short connector cable. Every sale directly supports open source development of the Bus Pirate.


  • • ŸSupports the most common HD44780 1x16 connector
  • • ŸContrast adjustment
  • • ŸConnection indicator LED
  • • ŸBacklight connections adjustable
  • • ŸMany backlights can be dimmed
  • • ŸCompatible with Bus Pirate v3.x and v2go (all production versions)
  • • ŸIncludes connector cable (Bus Pirate and LCD NOT included)
  • • ŸUsesDP6037 standard PCB footprint
  • • ŸOpen source (CC-0/Public Domain)
  • • ŸEach unit is tested before it leaves Seeed Studio
  • • If you are looking for a compatible LCD, one is available here.


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We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

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  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

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NSW, 2289

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