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Topic: Any serial-LCD kits that are larger than 20x4 out there? (Read 1 time) previous topic - next topic

Stigern

I've been looking for a serial lcd display that either has more lines, or more chars on each line than the regular 20x4 ones. and that comes bundled with a lcd driver.

Anyone know of some?
I'm from Norway!

johnwasser

It's unusual to find character LCD's larger then 20x4 because the most common LCD control chips can support only 80 characters. For larger displays they sometimes use two controller chips on one LCD making 40x4 a fairly common size.

This company sells 40x4 TTL serial LCDs:
http://www.matrixorbital.com/p119/LK404-25/product_info.html
http://www.matrixorbital.ca/manuals/LK_Series/LK404-25/LK404-25_rev_20.pdf
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floresta

Those are a little pricy but since the OP seems to want a complete solution, including the software, he may have to pay for it.  He might be better off going with a Graphical LCD.

Don

dhenry

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I've been looking for a serial lcd display that either has more lines, or more chars on each line than the regular 20x4 ones. and that comes bundled with a lcd driver.


Not sure "regular" you are referring to but many graphics lcds go (way) above that and many of them are serial.

Stigern


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I've been looking for a serial lcd display that either has more lines, or more chars on each line than the regular 20x4 ones. and that comes bundled with a lcd driver.


Not sure "regular" you are referring to but many graphics lcds go (way) above that and many of them are serial.



Any recommendations for a "starter" graphic-LCD?
The GLCD? http://www.ebay.com/itm/Arduino-LCD-Shield-Pro-GLCD-128x64-LCD-/130567092608?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1e6667b980
I'm from Norway!

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