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[summary]The PanelDue is a colour touch screen controller for the Duet and other 3dprinting electronics that support it. There is a version with the controller and a 7 inch LCD integrated available as well as the controller + separate LCDs at 4.2, 5 and 7 inches.[/summary]
 
 
 
== PanelDue controller + separate LCD ==
 
Outline specifications:
 
* The control board and firmware support 3 screen sizes: 4.2", 5" and 7", at two resolutions: 480×272 (4.3-inch displays) or 800×480 pixels (5- and 7-inch displays).
* 5V power from host 3D printer controller.
* 2-wire async serial interface with 3.3V signal level (5V tolerant input).
* Connections to the external SD card socket that is included on most compatible displays is available via a 10-way ribbon cable connector on version 2.0 PanelDue boards.
* 4-wire cable to connect the PanelDue to your controller board for the serial and power connections.
 
There is more information on how to connect it to the duet here:[[Connecting an LCD control panel#Section_Connecting_a_PanelDue|Connecting a PanelDue]], with detailed documentation available on [https://miscsolutions.wordpress.com/paneldue/|DC42's PanelDue web page].
 
A PanelDue v1.1 with a 4.2" screen:
 
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PanelDue v2 with a 7" screen:
 
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== PanelDue Integrated ==
 
This integrated version has a 7" TFT LCD panel with the PanelDue controller by David Crocker integrated on the 7 inch LCD's PCB. Features:-
 
* Resolution of  800×480 pixels on a 7 inch LCD.
* 5V power from host 3D printer controller.
* 2-wire async serial interface with 3.3V signal level (5V tolerant input).
* Connections to the onboard micro SD card socket as well as the PanelDue serial and power connections are all available via a 10-way ribbon cable.  A 300mm long ribbon cable is the maximum recommended length.
 
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