Large LED Display Electronic Kit K8063
Create Displays for Clocks, Scoreboards, Counting, Temperature
The K8063 digital LED displays may be used for almost any purpose. Two large seven segment display are included in each kit. Easily link multiples together to create large displays for scoreboards, timers, clocks, counters, temperature, etc. Up to 255 digits can be individually addressed from a PC using the included serial interface software. Each digit includes a snap-on enclosure. Tested at up to 164 feet (50 meters) between PC and the displays.
Depending on the application, some users of this product may be required to write their own application program. Velleman does not provide any ready to use software other than the downloadable demo software below. Custom developers should study the source code to familiarize themselves with how the displays are controlled. The included manuals also have information about the addressing and command sequence of the digits.
This is an advanced skill level electronic kit. Component level assembly and soldering is required.
- 2 bright red jumbo-sized 7-segment LED digits are included
- complete with snap-on enclosures
- multiple units may be linked in an easy way to create larger displays for e.g. scoreboards, timing, counting, ...
- easy platform-independent control via RS232 three-wire interface to PC
- up to 255 digits can be separately addressed
- tested with distances of up to 50 meters between PC and displays
- downloadable demo software K8063_V1.zip (is the only software provided)
- power supply: 9 to 12Vdc / 120mA per display
- RS232 interface: 2400baud / 8 data bits / no parity / 1 stop bit (serial cable not included)
- overall digit dimensions: 2.9in x 2.3in x 1.3in (74 x 58.5 x 32mm)
- lighted portion of digits are 2.24 inches high (57mm).
- electronic kit assembly and soldering required
In the zip file: The K8063demo.exe software allows assembled K8063 units to be tested.
The Score.exe software is a simple program for keeping score of a two-team game (00-00).
Quantity 1 to 9 $ 50.95 (remember when ordering ... 1 kit = 2 digits)
Quantity 10 or More $ 46.29