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- Published in issue 3/2003 on page 0
COM Port Tester
With 3 LEDs and 4 switches
CAM/CAD data for the PCB referred to in this article is available as a Gerber file. Elektor GREEN and GOLD members can exclusively download these files for free as part of their membership. Gerber files allow a PCB to be produced on an appropriate device available locally, or through an online PCB manufacturing service.
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R1,R2,R3 = 2k?2
R4-R8 = 10k?
D1 = LED, 3mm, green, low-current
D2 = LED, 3mm, yellow, low-current
D3 = LED, 3mm, red, low-current
K1 = 9-way sub-D socket (female), angled pins, PCB mount
S1-S5 = slide switch or rocker switch, 1 make contact
9-V battery with clip-on leads
PCB, available from The PCBShop
Disk, project software, order code 020388-11