Getting Started with the ProtoDev

The ProtoDev series of PCBs have been designed with a very smiliar architecture althought over time the layour has changed to accomodate new features and functionality. Opening the Box Once the box is open you will find the following items: PCB with PIC already inserted CD Optional: USB cable, this may be supplied Step 1: […]

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ProtoDev 28 & ProtoDev 40

The ProtoDev 28 and ProtoDev 40 are essentially the same PCB. The differentiating factor is the IC holder on the PCB. Generally however, for ease of manufacturing the 28 and 40 pin IC holders have been placed on the same PCB. What this means is that the PCB can host both a 28 and 40 […]

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ProtoDev 18

The ProtoDev 18 is designed specifically to support an 18 PIN device. Most hobbyists who have been around a while will remember the PIC16C84, the F84 and then now theĀ  flurry of 18 PIN devices that you can use. 18 PIN devices are usefull specifically for single ended tasks or tasks that require limited I/O. […]

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