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To help answer your questions when receiving your DevKit, we have provided a general assembly guide for each type of display that is supported by the NHDev development board.


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(1.8" or 2.4" TFT sizes) Please note that the NHDev Board does not support the touch panels.

STEP 1

Connect the TFT display into the FFC to thru-hole adapter board.

STEP 2

Take your ribbon cable and connect one end to the adapter board. There is a label advising which end connects with the display or adapter board.

STEP 3

Connect the other end of the cable to the NHDev Board. Remember to line up Pin 1 on the cable connector to Pin 1 on the NHDev Board.

ASSEMBLY COMPLETE

See the display and NHDev board specs for further guidance on powering and using the kit.

(3.5" and larger TFT sizes) Please note that the NHDev Board does not support the touch panels.

STEP 1

Start with connecting one end of the ribbon cable to the NHDev Board. There is a label advising which end connects with the board. Remember to line up Pin 1 on the cable connector to Pin 1 on the NHDev Board.

STEP 2

Take the other end of the ribbon cable and connect to the FFC to thru-hole adapter board's pins.

STEP 3

Insert one end of the flat flex cable into the FFC connector.

STEP 4

You should now have both cables connected into the FFC to thru-hole adapter board as shown below.

STEP 5

Insert the other end of the flat flex cable into the controller board's 20 pin connector.

STEP 6

Then take the TFT display and connect to the controller board's 40 pin connector.
* This may not apply for some 5.7" or 7.0" TFTs.

ASSEMBLY COMPLETE

See the display and NHDev board specs for further guidance on powering and using the kit.