GIZMO Explorer experiment/prototype board, in distribution

April 01, 2015 // By Graham Prophet
Farnell element14 has the GIZMO Explorer Board, a companion board for the GIZMO 2 platform from Gizmosphere. The board offers features and peripherals that are suitable for use in motor control, human machine interface and control system application designs to quick-start projects.

The GIZMO Explorer Board, says element 14, is the only board of its kind to offer a keypad, LCD, motor control hardware and a generous prototyping area for GIZMO 2 users. The board connects to the GIZMO 2 platform via the low-speed expansion connector.

Motor control applications for the GIZMO Explorer Board include a wide variety ranging from robotics to antenna rotators, and it is ideal for speed control and direction or position control. Interface applications include operator interfaces, household appliances and office equipment.

The board has a GPIO header, processor I/O signal access break out access, and interfaces to SPI/I ²C/UART. The board is priced £13.33 (UK pounds, or equivalent).

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