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Kitronik PICAXE Programmable Timer Kit


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About this product


  • Develop PICAXE projects
  • Plays a tune when the button is pressed
  • Designed and manufactured in the UK by Kitronik

Product overview

• Develop PICAXE projects
• Plays a tune when the button is pressed
• Designed and manufactured in the UK by Kitronik

Once built this Kitronik PICAXE Programmable Timer Kit uses a PICAXE-08M2 chip and is programmed using the PICAXE flowchart software (www.picaxe.com). The kit has a start switch as well as LED & sounder outputs.

Programming is via a 3.5mm jack interface (requires a PICAXE programming lead). Four tasks have been devised from a basic timer, to one where the delay is configurable by the user, it warns that time is almost up and then plays a tune upon time out.

This kit contains:
1 x 3.5mm PCB mount jack socket
1 x 330ohm resistor
1 x 10Kohm resistor
3 x 22Kohm resistors
1 x 5mm red LED
1 x 8 pin IC holder
1 x push to make switch
1 x Piezo buzzer
1 x PP3 clip lead
1 x 3AA battery holder
0.5m connecting wire
1 x programmable timer PCB
1 x PICAXE-08M2 chip

PCB dimensions: 46mm x 36mm.

3x AA batteries.
PICAXE programming lead and software (software is a free download from www.picaxe.com).

Supplied in a poly bag.

i am looking for a 12v timer to run of a caravan leisure battery ( no mains available )it is to switch on a 12v dehumidifier for a few hours per day . i have a basic knowledge of electronics so could possibly build one if necessary.

Asked by: cossie
As much as we would love to be able to help here, we cannot offer design project advice or assistance, we are more than happy to locate products and support you with your purchases but we are not able to design entire circuits or projects for you. If you do have the design/circuit information detailing the value of the components needed we will be happy to locate these for you.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-02-01

Can the tune be changed or another sound programmed into the unit?

Asked by: steve
Yes this will work fine in your intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-01-27

Hi I am looking for a 10 minute timer, can you increase the time in the programme, or can you suggest any thing else

Asked by: Pete
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application, as this is not the manner for which it was designed to be used.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2015-09-09

What is the maximum timer delay that can be set EG. 6 / 12 months etc?

Asked by: Chrisj
(Max time period 200 seconds, max buzzer period 10 seconds)
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2015-07-30
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