Re: smaller JTAG connector profile

Started by Paul Curtis July 4, 2005
Try an FPC connector like the SoftBaugh one:

http://www.softbaugh.com/ProductPage.cfm?strPartNo=JFPC

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Paul Curtis, Rowley Associates Ltd  http://www.rowley.co.uk
CrossWorks for MSP430, ARM, AVR and (soon) MAXQ processors 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: hc08jb8 [mailto:hc08jb8@hc08...] 
> Sent: 04 July 2005 10:56
> To: msp430@msp4...
> Subject: [msp430] smaller JTAG connector profile
> 
> Hello Guys
> 
> The standard JTAG connector is a 2x14 DIL pin type, I know 
> that only out of the 14 only 9 pins are used. I would like to 
> have a full JTAG compatibility but not at the expense of PCB 
> real estate. So I am considering replacing the usual 2x14 row 
> connectors with something smaller, I believe some of you 
> might have already done this, if so any particular 
> alternative connector to recomend? 
> 
> Is the 9 connections the absolute minimum or can one leave 
> out any of it?
> 
> Thanks
> Jay
> 
> 
> 
> 
> .
> 
>  
> Yahoo! Groups Links
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Try an FPC connector like the SoftBaugh one:

http://www.softbaugh.com/ProductPage.cfm?strPartNo=JFPC

--
Paul Curtis, Rowley Associates Ltd  http://www.rowley.co.uk
CrossWorks for MSP430, ARM, AVR and (soon) MAXQ processors 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: hc08jb8 [mailto:hc08jb8@hc08...] 
> Sent: 04 July 2005 10:56
> To: msp430@msp4...
> Subject: [msp430] smaller JTAG connector profile
> 
> Hello Guys
> 
> The standard JTAG connector is a 2x14 DIL pin type, I know 
> that only out of the 14 only 9 pins are used. I would like to 
> have a full JTAG compatibility but not at the expense of PCB 
> real estate. So I am considering replacing the usual 2x14 row 
> connectors with something smaller, I believe some of you 
> might have already done this, if so any particular 
> alternative connector to recomend? 
> 
> Is the 9 connections the absolute minimum or can one leave 
> out any of it?
> 
> Thanks
> Jay
> 
> 
> 
> 
> .
> 
>  
> Yahoo! Groups Links
> 
> 
> 
>  
> 
> 
> 
>