Choose from 144x16 dot matrix or 16x2 character VFD Module Evaluation Kit Sample

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Evaluations kit sample quantities are limited to 100 pcs for 144x16 dot matrix OUT OF STOCK and 100 pcs for 16x2 character VFD Module OUT OF STOCK. This sample is applicable for US and Canada customers only and while supplies last. If you reside outside of US and Canada and interested in VFD module sample, please fill out the form and fill in your specification in the comment box. For the customer who received a sample from previous promotions are also eligible to receive this sample. Thank you for your interest in VFD Module.
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  • OUT OF STOCK
  • The SCK-7053B-144X16-01 is 144x16 dot matrix compact VFD module evaluation kit sample. It's easy setup with connect and send, bitmap display commands, and built-in international font tables with various font style commands.

    Best readability display under following conditions:

    • Low ambient light condition
    • -40° C environment
    • Viewed from various angles and up close and from afar
    # of dots 144 x 16
    PCB size 98.0 x 23.0 mm
    Power supply 5V / 220 mA
    Interface 5V CMOS logic level UART and USART, and SPI







  • OUT OF STOCK
  • The SCK-UX3J-16024-01 is HD44780 16x2 character compact VFD module evaluation kit sample. Reuse your HD44780 code from previous projects or use our code library to get this up and running right away.

    Best readability display under following conditions:

    • Low ambient light condition
    • -40° C environment
    • Viewed from various angles and up close and from afar
    # of characters 16 x 2
    PCB size 86.6 x 23.0 mm
    Power supply 5V / 160 mA
    Interface Serial

Download the application note for SCK-UX3J-16024-01 ►

  • 6 pin male header
  • Color filter sample

Initialization sequence

  1. 0x38, 8-bit mode
  2. 0x38, 8-bit mode
  3. 0x00, Select 100% Brightness (Use 02H for 100% on brightness boost modules)
  4. 0x08, Turn display, blinking, and cursor off
  5. 0x01, Clear display
  6. Wait 2.3 ms
  7. 0x0C, Display on; cursor and blinking off
  8. 0x06, Left-to-right (Cursor Increment)