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Free cable build (no PCB this time…)

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

hlipka posted picture of his free cable build.  The Premium Make Your Own Cable Kit contains enough connectors to make an (almost) lifetime supply of cables for standard 0.1″ (2.54mm) headers. Via the forum.  

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Problems with long cables and common solutions demonstrated

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Bertho was inspired by a recent forum discussion about driving SPI signals over long cables, so he headed to the workshop and did some test. His epic analysis of transmission lines shows real life example of how signals degrade in cables of various lengths, and how to tackle some of...

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New Bus Pirate probe cable

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Seeed Studio has a new Bus Pirate probe cable in stock. It has female pins instead of clips, and the wire is thicker and higher-quality. We prefer the female pins for plugging into pin headers on dev-boards. To interface another female header, like the Arduino, just pop a male header...

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Flat cable to header converter adapters

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

MickM built flat cable to header converter adapters : I was using some character LCD displays and realised that the cables were impossible to plug into the displays that I actually had.   My PCB was single row of 16, the LCD was 2x7,  no backlight.  So I made an adapter...

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Bus Pirate cable identification flags

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Greeeg uses flags to identify the cables on his Bus Pirate. Thanks for the tip!

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Open Logic Sniffer probe cable

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Seeed Studio is working on a probe cable for the Open Logic Sniffer. We'll give you an update as soon as we hear more. You can try building your own cable with some cheap probes from Deal Extreme (~$3 for 10). The trick will be finding a 1x9 row connector,...

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Bus Pirate probe cable, $7.75

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

Seeed Studio is now listing a Bus Pirate compatible probe cable kit for $4.90. That's about $7.75 including worldwide shipping. This cable has been a pretty popular item, we're really glad Seeed is making them available for everyone. The cable is a kit that you solder yourself. It includes a...

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Recent Comments

  • gant: They still have a couple of the more expensive (but still considerably cheap) 5S-I-S01 in stock...
  • William: lol I'm happy to waste 3c for each program/debug cycle... but probably not the time spent soldering a new device down to a proto board!...
  • Joe Desbonnet: Ya, I can recommend the low melting point solder. I used brand 'ChipQuik' and it's amazingly easy to use.
  • Jerome: I need a new BusPirate for the Fablab ;) Many thanks!
  • Max: Seems like an unexpectedly violent way to remove the chip indeed. A hot air station should of course do the job just fine, but in...