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doc:hardware:port.serial.cables [2012/11/11 08:35]
hhm Arduino Uno REV3 instructions
doc:hardware:port.serial.cables [2013/11/17 17:40] (current)
reichhart outdated note, link to port.serial
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 FIXME lets get some data and clean up as we go. FIXME lets get some data and clean up as we go.
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 +//(It seems that this article is a little bit outdated. Please look also at [[doc/​hardware/​port.serial#​prebuilt.cables|port.serial]].)//​
  
 ===== Serial Cables ===== ===== Serial Cables =====
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 [[http://​web.archive.org/​web/​20070820095200/​http://​www.meshcube.org/​meshwiki/​ModifiedMobileSerCable|Mesh cube wiki page from archive.org]] [[http://​web.archive.org/​web/​20070820095200/​http://​www.meshcube.org/​meshwiki/​ModifiedMobileSerCable|Mesh cube wiki page from archive.org]]
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 +==== PL2303 cables ====
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 +Its a component of many cheap USB-TTL cables available on ebay. Prolific produces the PL-2303HX/​PL-2303HX.D chip in different variants at least since 2002 ( [[http://​www.stkaiser.de/​anleitung/​files/​PL2303.pdf|PL2303HX datasheet]] , [[http://​www.prolific.com.tw/​UserFiles/​files/​ds_pl2303HXD_v1_4_4.pdf|PL2303HXD datasheet]] ).
 +There are different designt with unattached cables, 3 pin (no 3.3V / 5V ), 4 pin (likely 3.3V ) or more pins available.
 +Connecting 3.3V/5V is not needed and can damage the board.
  
 ==== name? ==== ==== name? ====
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