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ralphd

I ordered one yesterday.
http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Pro-Mini-Module-Atmega328-5V-16M-For-Arduino-Compatible-With-Nano/1503533345.html
These have a 16Mhz crystal rather than the cheaper and less accurate small ceramic resonators on the Pro Minis.
http://arduino.cc/en/Main/ArduinoBoardProMini
http://www.avrfreaks.net/index.php?name=PNphpBB2&file=printview&t=74114

I have been using ATtiny85's and Digisparks, but many Arduino libraries don't work with them.
I really like the cheap PL2303HX USB-TTL serial adapters; I stick one of them into a breadboard and can use 5V USB passthru power and the 3.3 v from the onboard regulator.
http://www.fasttech.com/products/0/10003090/1230400-pl2303hx-33v5v-ttl-logic-level-usb-serial-port-ada

There are some of these USB modules with clone chips on them that don't work with the newest prolific drivers.
http://nerdralph.blogspot.ca/2013/09/clone-pl-2303hx-usb-to-ttl-serial.html
Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth - Einstein.

elac

I've ordered 20+ Pro Mini clones from here.
Just ordered 3 more today for a project, under $3 can't complain. And these have proper upload.
Have tried other Pro Mini clones that need the reset button manually pressed for proper upload.
It's all about the skills

ralphd


I've ordered 20+ Pro Mini clones from here.
Just ordered 3 more today for a project, under $3 can't complain. And these have proper upload.
Have tried other Pro Mini clones that need the reset button manually pressed for proper upload.


$2.95 for qty 1 is very good.  For qty 10 the Baite boards I posted about are 2.70ea.
I like aliexpress better than Ebay since payment isn't released to the seller until I confirm receipt of the goods, and I can pay by credit card for any of the sellers.  I hated finding something I wanted on EBay, but couldn't get it because the seller only accepted paypal.  Now I don't even bother with EBay.

Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth - Einstein.

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