Three is Enough

A project log for ELLO LC1

World's thinnest fully standalone DIY computer - 2mm!!

Kn/vDKn/vD 11/07/2022 at 21:103 Comments

Which assembling another ELLO LC1, I decided to push my luck and skip the six capacitors, normally needed for the operation of the LCD. It lives!! A second test - lives again! I am not observing any reduction in the quality of the displayed text.

Turns out, ELLO LC1 can operate with ONLY THREE COMPONENTS (plus battery, of course) - PIC18, LCD, and the reset button, which is important to turn the system on or off.

Just FYI to all who may want to assemble one of these :)


asorc wrote 11/10/2022 at 23:07 point

I would like to have a PCB like this too... Hope It is not too expensive with shipping costs... And they send It to Spain...

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I *must* build one.  Let us know if/when you have spare PCBs for sale (parts too if available)

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Kn/vD wrote 11/08/2022 at 21:43 point

Will release them on TIndie later this month. Sorry, can't offer parts, but (except the PIC) thy are easily accessible. See the project details for BOM

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