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8 Channel LED Controller v.3

  • Shipping Weight: 0.1lbs
  • Units in Stock: 4

Starting at: $14.99

5/30/2017: 5 kits are still available, and they will not be restocked

The 8 Channel LED Controller v.3 from Chromation Systems, is used to control 8 groups of LEDs, with up to 5 LEDs in parallel per group.(100 ma per channel) It utilizes a PIC12F1822 and a TPIC6C596 power logic shift register, with each channel current controlled with a single 0.5w resistor, allowing different colors of LEDs to be controlled with various currents. The controller runs at 32 Mhz, each channel is 8-bit(256 levels) PWM controlled at 370 hz. It can interface with TTL serial devices, such as a MAX232 or a USB->TTL Serial Adapter. The software, MonoMotion, can interface with the controller and is used to create, order, and upload patterns to the device for it to run on its own. Or the outputs can be controlled with live serial data from a computer or other serial device. Perfect for small Infinity Mirrors or other creations requiring intelligent LED animations on a small versatile, platform.

Visit The 8 Channel LED Controller v.3 Webpage for Updates, Information and Downloads

The device comes with 8 patterns loaded and software usage is completely optional.

Includes: (This is a Kit and requires Assembly)
- Printed Circuit Board
- Programmed PIC12F1822, ready to use
- TPIC6C596
- All the component parts(to assemble as pictured)
- 8x Current Limiting Resistors, value is dependent on colors used
- 12" Dual Strand wire for button and power

A USB to TTL Serial Adapter is required to interface with this device.

When ordering please specify what value resistors you need for the LEDs or mention what color and how many LEDs per channel and the correct resistors will be included.

LED Color Choices Are(all in Diffused package): Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, Orange, Cool White, UV, Purple, Pink, Turquoise, Aqua-Green, Cyan, Magenta. Enter your Color selection into the Comments during check out.

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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 18 July, 2012.