|Micromite LCD BackPack kit (programmed for Boat Computer)|
A kit of all the parts required to build the 2.8-inch version of the Micromite LCD BackPack. This includes:
The PCBs, programmed microcontroller and regulator are also available separately. We can also supply a suitable GPS module although one is not included in this kit.
For assembly instructions, see the article in the February 2016 issue.
PLEASE NOTE: the 10µF and 47µF capacitors supplied are non-polarised SMD ceramic types. They have no markings and can be installed either way around. You can tell them apart as the 10µF capacitors are in a pack of two.
Also note: kits sold starting 11th May 2016 will include 4 x 6mm machine screws, 4 x 10mm (or 8mm) machine screws and 4 x 3mm ID 6mm OD 1mm thick Nylon spacers. The longer screws & spacers are to attach the BackPack to the supplied lid. If not using the lid, place the washers under the 10mm screw heads.