The 4100/10PCB Ribbon Cable Extension Kit allows the Raspberry Pi 7" Touchscreen LCD Display to be mounted up to 18" away from the Raspberry Pi.
The kit consists of the following:
- VPE-4100A Printed Circuit Board for the 7" display
- VPE-4110A Printed Circuit Board for the Raspberry Pi
- 18" 26 Pin Ribbon Cable
- Mounting Hardware for the Raspberry Pi
- Qty. 1 Flex cable for the Raspberry Pi
This is the perfect addition for the PI-SPI-DIN series where the LCD Display has to be mounted on an enclosure door and the Raspberry Pi mounted on a DIN rail.
Step 1. Open up the Raspberry Pi 7" Display (Customer purchases this Newark)
Step 2: The 7" LCD comes with the LCD, Flex Cable, Power Wires and mounting screws
Step 3: Attache the VPE-4100A PCB the display and attach the Flex cable as shown:
Step 4: The rest of the kit contains the VPE-4110 PCB, short Flex Cable, 4 spacers and screws as shown. This example is shown for a PI-SPI-DIN application.
Step 5: Remove the ribbon cable and mounting screws form the RPi, install the supplied spacers and short Flex cable as shown.
Step 6: Attach the VPE-4110A PCB and attach the ribbon cable from the PI-SPI-DIN-RTC-RS845 as shown. Attach the Flex cable.
Step 7: Connect the supplied 18" 26 pin ribbon cable between the LCD VPE-4100A PCB and the RPi VPE-4110A PCB
Your application is now good to go! Our example is running a version of the VP Process Inc. "Enviro-Cloud" software.