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2 rows x 16 characters non-backlit display
Controlled by a BASIC Stamp® microcontroller
Eight user-definable custom characters
RoHS Compliant

Parallax 2x16 Serial LCD (Non-Backlit)

Product Code : RB-Plx-151

2 rows x 16 characters non-backlit display
Controlled by a BASIC Stamp® microcontroller
Eight user-definable custom characters
RoHS Compliant

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2 rows x 16 characters non-backlit display
Controlled by a BASIC Stamp® microcontroller
Eight user-definable custom characters
RoHS Compliant

The Parallax 2x16 Serial LCD (Non-Backlit) is very functional, low-cost LCDs that can be easily controlled by a BASIC Stamp® microcontroller. The LCD displays are either two rows by 16 characters or four rows by 16 characters, and provide basic text wrapping so that your text looks right on the display. In addition, the Serial LCDs also provide you with full control over all of their advanced LCD features, allowing you to move the cursor anywhere on the display with a single instruction and turn the display on and off in any configuration. They support the same visible characters as the BASIC Stamp Editor's Debug Terminal (ASCII Dec 32-127). In addition, you may define up to eight of your own custom characters to display anywhere on the LCD.

This device can be connected to a PC serial port using a MAX232 line driver. The circuit isn't supported by Parallax, but it's possible to make this connection with a few dollars of parts. The display and many applications programming examples are featured in Smart Sensors and Applications Parts & Text Kit (#28029).

Features:
Clear 2x16 character display
Directly supports ASCII DEC characters 32-127
Eight user-definable custom characters
Move the cursor anywhere on the display with a single command
Baud mode selector and adjustable contrast on the back of the display

Application Ideas:
Professional-looking text user interface on any microcontroller application
Easy serial debugging without a PC
Real-time sensor data output on autonomous robot

This LCD is also available in a Parallax 2x16 Serial LCD (Backlit) (#27977).

Note: Our 14" LCD extension cable with 3-pin header makes for easy breadboard connections (#805-00012).

Specifications

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• Power requirements: +5 VDC, 20 mA
• Selectable asynchronous serial baud rates: 2400, 9600, 19200
• Dimensions: Approx. 1.5 x 3.15 in (38 x 80 mm). NOTE: Board and LCD size and style may vary
• Operating temp range: -4 to +158 °F (-20 to +70°C)

Dimensions

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Dimensions: Approx. 1.5 x 3.15 in (38 x 80 mm)

Supplier Product Code

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27976


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