LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard

The official pyboard running MicroPython.
This is the reference design and main target board for MicroPython.
You can buy one at the store.
Target audience: Users with a pyboard.
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rcolistete
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LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard

Post by rcolistete » Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:11 pm

Following the fantastic work of making driver and applications for the official LCD160CR colour display, here are some photos of LCD160CR side connected to Pyboard, both inside aluminium housing (in many colours) :
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2 LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard
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LCD160CR with aluminium housing
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The LCD160CRv1.0 will have pre-soldered right-angled female headers to plug on the side of a Pyboard.

The MicroPython online store will have them (LCD160CR with side headers & aluminium housing with top opening) after some user documentation is ready.

Hope this teasing will be brief and we can buy the kit ASAP.

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Re: LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard

Post by mcauser » Tue Mar 07, 2017 4:31 am

Beautiful. Well done guys.

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Re: LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard

Post by pythoncoder » Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:46 am

Impressed! :D
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Re: LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard

Post by rcolistete » Sun Mar 26, 2017 11:11 pm

The LCD160 housing is available on MicroPython Store :
https://store.micropython.org/store/#/p ... ING-LCDB-1
note that it includes "2x 16-way right angled female header pins (for connecting to a pyboard in a housing with closed lid)".

The Pyboard compatible housing is the closed lid one :
https://store.micropython.org/store/#/p ... USING-CB-1
which includes "right-angled male headers; 2 of 16-way and 1 of 10-way (not pictured)".

So, these two housings, with the LCD160 :
https://store.micropython.org/store/#/p ... D160CRv1_0
and any Pyboard, plus some soldering, is all you need to have :
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Re: LCD160 inside aluminium housing side connected to Pyboard

Post by mcauser » Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:59 am

All for just £115.08 (2 cases, pyb and lcd)

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