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Ordering Information

Order Code: BP5C
Manufacturer: MikroElektronika
Availability: Limited
Price: £259.00

Starter pack includes BIGPIC5 development board, 16×2 character LCD, 128×64 graphic LCD, touch-screen overlay, DS1820 temperature sensor and full version of mikroC PIC compiler.

Overview

The BIGPIC5 C Starter Pack is a great-value PIC development package that contains everything you need to start developing with and learning about these popular microcontrollers using the C programming language. The BIGPIC5 C Starter Pack is particularly suited to those with advanced development needs and applications requiring plentiful I/O lines.

The pack comprises the BIGPIC5 development board with its on-board USB programmer and mikroICD in-circuit debugger and a full version of the easy-to-use mikroC PIC compiler. Also included are blue backlit 16×2 character and 128×64 graphic LCDs, touch-screen overlay for graphic LCD and DS1820 temperature sensor, all of which simply plug on to the BIGPIC5 board.

Features

  • BIGPIC5 development board with high-speed USB 2.0 PIC programmer and mikroICD in-circuit-debugger.
  • Support for 64 and 80-pin PICs (80-pin PIC18F8520 MCU board included).
  • Built-in I/O devices including 67 LEDs, 67 pushbutton switches, two analogue potentiometers, two RS-232 ports, RS-485 port, CAN interface, PS/2 connector, 12-bit D/A converter, battery-backed real-time clock and SD/MMC card slot.
  • 16×2 character LCD.
  • 128×64 graphic LCD.
  • Touch-screen overlay that fits over graphic LCD.
  • DS1820 temperature sensor.
  • Large range of optional interface boards available.
  • mikroC PIC compiler with easy-to-use integrated development environment (IDE), user-friendly text editor, simulator, and compatibility with the BIGPIC5’s programmer and mikroICD in-circuit debugger.

Package Contents

  • BIGPIC5 development board with 80-pin PIC18F8520 microcontroller and 10MHz crystal.
  • USB programming/power cable.
  • RS-232 serial communications cable.
  • Blue backlit 16×2 character LCD.
  • Blue backlit 128×64 graphic LCD.
  • Touch-screen overlay for graphic LCD.
  • DS1820 temperature sensor.
  • Printed user manuals.
  • CD-ROM containing PICFlash2 programming software and drivers.
  • Full version of mikroC PIC compiler.

See Also:

BigPIC5 Basic Starter Pack


BIGPIC5 Additional Microcontrollers & Adapter Boards

PIC18F8520 80-pin MCU Board
This MCU board based on the 80-pin PIC18F8520 is the same as the MCU board supplied with the BIGPIC5.
Order Code: PIC18F8520MCU
Manufacturer: MikroElektronika
Availability: In Stock
Price: £13.95
PIC18F8722 80-pin MCU Board
This MCU board based on the 80-pin PIC18F8722 may be fitted to the BIGPIC5 in place of the supplied PIC18F8520 board.
Order Code: PIC18F8722MCU
Manufacturer: MikroElektronika
Availability: In Stock
Price: £15.95
PIC MCU Board1
The PIC MCU Board1 is an empty MCU board onto which 64-pin PICs may be fitted by those with surface-mount soldering facilities. The board accommodates PIC18F6310-PT, PIC18F6390-PT, PIC18F6410-PT, PIC18F6490-PT, PIC18F6520-PT, PIC18F6585-PT, PIC18F6620-PT, PIC18F6680-PT and PIC18F6720-PT microcontrollers.
Order Code: PICMCUBOARD1
Manufacturer: MikroElektronika
Availability: In Stock
Price: £3.95
PIC MCU Board2
The PIC MCU Board2 is an empty MCU board onto which 80-pin PICs may be fitted by those with surface-mount soldering facilities. The board accommodates PIC18F8310-PT, PIC18F8390-PT, PIC18F8410-PT, PIC18F8490-PT, PIC18F8520-PT, PIC18F8527-PT, PIC18F8585-PT, PIC18F8620-PT, PIC18F8622-PT, PIC18F8627-PT, PIC18F8680-PT, PIC18F8720-PT and PIC18F8722-PT microcontrollers.
Order Code: PICMCUBOARD2
Manufacturer: MikroElektronika
Availability: In Stock
Price: £3.95