This USB cable enables you to quickly and easily connect your PicAxe project to your PC for programming. Replaces cable AXE027.
Length approx 1.7m/5ft 6ins (if required, you can add a USB extension cable up to a total of 5m long).
One end has a 3.5mm stereo jack plug wired for PicAxe with 5V inverted levels and can be used with the standard two resistor download circuit (recommended) or direct connection to PicAxe chip.
The other end has a USB plug which connects to the PC's USB port. The cable contains a USB to serial converter, which appears as a COM port on the PC.
Because our cable uses the standard default FTDI USB ID, it only needs the generic FTDI Windows drivers. This also means it works straight away on Linux and MacOS without any patching.
Incorporates the highly regarded FTDI FT232RL chip and is guaranteed to work with all these operating systems:
- Windows 10
- Windows 8 and 8.1
- Windows 7
- Windows Server 2008
- Windows Vista
- Windows Server 2003
- Windows XP
- Windows ME
- Windows 98
- Mac OS X
- Mac OS 9
- Mac OS 8
- Windows CE.NET (Version 4.2 and greater)
32 and 64 bit operating systems are both supported. Latest drivers available from FTDI here. Driver installation guides are here.
FTDI USB to serial PicAxe download programming cable 3.5mm jack replaces AXE027
- Brand: TechnoFix
- Product Code: PICAXEPROG
- Availability: In Stock
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