The following control characters are recognized for display by the LCD:
Bell, Back space, Tab, Line feed, Form feed, Carriage return, Escape and Delete.
The 4 push button switches send ASCII characters 1 through 4 when pressed.
The keyboard also allows setting special operating modes of the unit.
The release of any key can also send an ASCII Nul character (hex 00).
Optional power on beep.
Ten possible display sizes:
8+8 x 1, 16 x 1, 16 x 2, 16 x 4, 20 x 1, 20 x 2, 24 x 1, 24 x 2, 40 x 1 and 40 x 2
.Four cursor types.
Select one of 4 Baud rates from 1200 Baud through 9600 Baud.
Programmable Font commands.
Uses PIC16C84 microcontroller with internal EEPROM for setup storage
The Serial LCD 4 Starter Kit comes with the following parts
Serial LCD PCB
2 line by 24 character LCD module.
PIC16C84 with the Serial LCD Terminal program burned into it.
All switches including those for stand alone operation.
All resistors capacitors and diodes.
Connectors for both internal and stand alone operation.
Piezo buzzer and ceramic resonator.
Order Part Number 14569
(pdf, 80k, August 3, 1999)
Updated August 14, 1999