Computing stuff tied to the physical world

Breadboard options

In AVR, Hardware on Feb 23, 2009 at 00:01

The JeeNode can be used with breadboards in different ways. The smallest configuration is a mini-breadboard, allowing one wire per pin (or 2, just…):

Breadboard options

To get more connections on each pin, use this:

Breadboard options

Or a bigger breadboard:

Breadboard options

Or use one breadboard per port:

Breadboard options

You could also set things up vertically:

Breadboard options

The rotated layout lets you switch between diagonally opposite ports, here are ports 1 and 4:

Breadboard options

The black and white boards can be swapped without having to redo any wiring:

Breadboard options

You can also flip entire sides:

Breadboard options

And finally there’s the option of using wire-wrap pins as IC socket to get access to all of the ATmega’s pins:

Breadboard options

Although that hardly qualifies as a JeeNode anymore…