LCD

DFRobot LCD Keypad Shield and the LiquidCrystal Library

The DFRobot LCD Keypad Shield is found at DFRobot.com and various other retailers (Robotshop, etc)

To use this shield with the LiquidCrystal library, use this define:

BGMicro Shipment

BGMicro Shipment

I just got my shipment of stuff from BGMicro, including a ton of pinheaders!

I ordered:
1x Velleman 4x4 keypad
1x GI AY-3-8910 Sound Chip (and matching IC socket)
2x LEDs with wire and
connectors
1x 2.5" stero cable end (Digital Rebel XT Trigger?)
1x Graphical KS0108 Display
and Lots of 1x40 and 2x17 Pinheaders :)

Seiko/Epson RG9013F-NZ LCD Screen

I got this LCD screen free with one of my computer-related eBay purchases.

The label on the bubblewrap says:

Sharp LQ13X02C

Ok, this 13" Sharp TFT LCD screen with XGA (1024x768) resolution was used in some Dell and NEC laptops, including the Dell Latitude CPi D266XT.

I am 'teh win'!

I am 'teh win'!

Well, I got the email today letting me know that I won this lovely LCD screen by playing Hacked Gadgets'"Name That Thing" Contest. You should go check out their site, it's got plenty of related electronics-hacking stuff.

Nokia 3310/3330/3390 LCDs (with PCD8544 Controller)

Nokia 3310/3330/3390 LCDs (with PCD8544 Controller)

I recently bought two Nokia LCDs from eBay seller talktalkmobiles, and each came with a free Torx-8 screwdriver.
The screens come from Nokia 3310, 3330 and 3390, and have built-in Philips PCD8544 controllers.

2x16 Character LCD Display

2x16 Character LCD Display

Built with the PC Starter Kit ("LCD Kit 04") from the good folks at 411 Technology Systems, it is mounted in a computer case spacer to be mounted in a computer.