|Processor Board||Control Board|
|The main processor board features:
1 GHz Processor w/512MB
4 USB ports *
also includes Headers for PS2 mouse/keyboard (not PS2 connectors), Ethernet header (not RJ45), and an Audio port port (not on Stereo Jack). The IDE 44-pin header is mounted on the bottom of the board for easy connection the Control Board shown to the right.
|The Control board features:
Xilinks FPGA that can generate STEP/DIR signals for 4 axis with rates up to 2.5 MHz
5 discrete outputs and 4 discrete inputs
IDC26 header to DB25 standard parallel port connector
26 Pin IDE expansion port buffers IDE signals for use on other board (extra I/O baord to come soon)
+5V through IDE 44-pin header from Processor Board
Designed to run Xpro CNC software in FreeDOS
Download Xpro HERE . This program is still under development. It is a Text Based program (no mouse or graphics)
More about XPro HERE
Xpro Source can be found in this ZIP file (still under development. downloadable soon)
Processor and Control Board Combo $165.00 ??
Add a USB keyboard, VGA video display, SDHC card (or USB memory Stick) with FreeDOS and Xpro and +5V source to run a 3 or 4 axis CNC Mill
USB Stick with FreeDOS and Xpro installed $20.00
The 4 USB ports are desinged for Low Power devices like memory sticks. If you need to run a higher powered device like a DVD, it is recommended that an external, self powered USB hub be connected to one of the USB ports.
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