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 Control Panels with Touch

* Integrated touch panel, scratch-resistant, anti-glare
* CFL illumination (blue/white) or LED illumination (yellow/green)
* many character sets incl. 8-times zoom function
* High-level graphics functions (straight line, bar chart, menu)
* RS-232 or RS-422, 5V/12V/24V supply voltage
* Macro programming, storage of images and text
* 16 digital inputs and outputs with optocouplers as accessories
* Single unit prices from EUR 135.72*) to EUR 765.60*) incl. touch panel
* Available immediately
* Various sizes from 120x32 up to 320x240 dots
* Windows® simulator software for demonstartion and development
* Now available: ¼ VGA (5.7") Colour

*) Prices quoted are inclusive of 16% sales tax.

Brief description
The EA KIT240 graphics kit (see photo above) is a fully assembled control and operating unit with a variety of integrated functions. As well as offering excellent super-twist contrast, the compact display can be put into operation immediately. It is controlled via the standard RS-232 or RS-422 interface. In addition to complete graphics routines for display output, the graphics kit also contains a wide variety of fonts.
High-level language-type graphics commands are used for programming. There is no longer any need for the time-consuming programming of character sets and graphics routines. There's no need for any driver software or programming tools. The ease of use offered by macros and input via touch panel make it a real power display. Have a look at the colored flyer (286kB) !EA KIT120-5LEDTP

The graphics kit is designed to work with an operating voltage of +5V. A supply voltage of +9..36 V is also possible. Serial asynchronous data transfer is carried out in RS-232 or RS-422 format. The transmission format is set permanently to 8 data bits, 1 stop bit and no parity. Rates between 1200 bps and 115,200 bps can be selected by means of DIP switches. RTS and CTS handshake lines are available.

Touch panelEA KIT128
All versions are supplied with an integrated touch panel. You can make entries and menu settings by touching the display. The labeling of the "keys" is flexible and can also be changed during runtime (different languages, icons). The drawing of the individual "keys" and the labeling or grouping of several fields is handled entirely by the integrated software. Find out how the touch panel works here with an interactive demo. Programming the fields couldn't be simpler.
For a much better feeling just download the simulator software for windows (see table below) - there's no need for special installation !

 The various models

Resolution Dimensions Screen  Options  Fields  Notes
new !
 Data sheet  Photo
 68x39x24 mm
Touch Panel
 RS-232, Snap-In

(2549 kB)

- editor
- compiler
- simulator
- examples
- demos

 75x60x24 mm


Touch Panel
 RS-232, blue negative with LED-B./L..  KIT129-6  
 KIT129J-6LW  RS-232, black-white, positive  
 101x78x35 mm
 9..35 V,
Touch Panel
 blue negative with white LED-B./L..  KIT160-6  
 KIT160-6LED  LED-backlight y/gn, Snap-In-Case  
 180x65x40 mm
 9..35 V,
Touch Panel
 blue negative with white LED-B./L..  KIT240-6  
 KIT240-6LED  LED-backlight yellow/green  
140x102x36 mm
 9..35 V,
Touch Panel
 blue negative with white CFL-B./L.
 LED-backlight white
144x104x40 mm
 9..35 V,
Touch Panel
 blue negative with white CFL-B./L.  KIT240-7  
 KIT240-7LED  LED-backlight yellow/green  
 ¼ VGA
156x121x36 mm
 9..35 V,
Touch Panel
 blue negative with white CFL-B./L.  
 KIT320-8LW  black-white positive with LED-B./L.  
155x115x34 mm
 9..35 V,
Touch Panel
analog STN- colour display, 16 colors, CFL-backlighted  


The display is programmed by means of commands such as "Draw a rectangle from (0,0) to (64,15)". No additional software or drivers are required. Strings can be placed with pixel accuracy. Text and graphics can be combined at any time. Up to 16 different character sets can be used. Each one can be zoomed from 2 to 8 times. When the 8-times zoom is used with the largest character set (16x8), the words and numbers displayed fill the screen (= 128x64). By using internal macros, longer command strings can be defined quickly and easily. Compiler software is required for macro programming (see below).


  • Front panel for mounting (EA KIT129-6, KIT160-7, KIT240-6 and -7, KIT320(F)-8)
    A front panel made of anodized aluminum is available as an accessory. This allows the graphics kit to be mounted without any screws visible. Fitting it couldn't be simpler. The EA 0FP240-7 front panel is available in the colors black (SW) and blue (BL). The blue harmonizes very nicely with the CFL versions. You will find the dimensions and a photograph here.
  • Software for macro creation
    Compiler software is required for macro programming. This converts the commands entered in a text file into a code that can be read by the graphics kit, and programs them into the EEPROM. You can download it here: EA DISK240 (438KB) and EA DISK320 (252KB) and EA DISK320F (color).
  • Cable for PC
    To enable simple connection to PCs (macro programming), we provide a 1.5m cable and a 9-pin SUB-D female connector (EA KV24-9B). Simply insert it into COM 1 or COM 2 and get started. Note: The cable is not suitable for the RS-422 version EA OPT-RS4224.

 Graphics LCDs with a touch panel but without a control interface

These displays are suitable for integration in smaller processor systems. All the graphics displays listed below contain a graphics controller that permits a direct connection to an 8-bit bus of a processor system. Commands for writing to and reading from the display RAM are thus available. Some controllers also offer an integrated 5x7-pixel character set.
The surface of the touch panel is anti-glare and scratch-resistant. Technology: resistive matrix touch with fixed fields. It is scanned in the same way as a membrane keyboard: by rows or columns.
The ¼VGA display offers analog touch, which works independently of rows and columns. In this case, an A/D converter is used.

 Technical specifications of the touch panel



 On resistance  300    10,000  Ohms
 Voltage  0.5    5  V
Switching current  10u    10m  A
 Actuating force  150    200  g
 Contact bounce    10    ms
 Life  1,000,000     Switching cycles

The following graphics LCDs are available with a touch panel as standard:

Resolution Dimensions Viewing area  Illumination Controller  Data sheet Item no.
 120x32  68x39mm  62x22mm  LED  SED 1520  333KB  EA P120-5NLEDTP
 128x64  93x70mm  71x33mm  LED  KS 0107/8  382KB  EA P128-6N2LEDTP
 75x46mm  61x38mm  LED, blue-white  KS 0107/8  514KB  EA DIP128-6N5LWTP
 160x80  93x70mm  71x33mm  LED  HD 61830  378KB  EA C160-6NLEDTP
 160x128  140x102mm  101x82mm  CFL  T 6963C  103KB  EA W160-7KHCTP
 140x102mm  LED, blue-white  EA W160-7KHLWTP
 240x64  180x65mm  134x40mm  CFL  T 6963C  652KB  EA P240-6K2CTP
 180x65mm  LED  EA P240-6K2LEDTP
 240x128  152x104mm  114x64mm  CFL  T 6963C  428KB  EA P240-7KCTP
 144x104mm  LED  EA P240-7KLEDTP
 320x240  156x120mm  120x92mm  CFL  SED 1335  324KB  EA P320-8K2CTP
 156x120mm  LED, blue-white  EA P320-8K2LWTP

Standard Touch Panel for glueing

We support you in doing your own design. All standard touch panels we do have at stock. These touch panels do have a hard-coated and antiglare surface for best transparency and long life..

Even for 500 pcs. off we can do a customized version for you. To offer you a free quotation we do need a expressive drawing and the expected quantity.

 Count of fields
 Active Area  Dimensions  Technic  Data Sheet  matching Display
 5x2  56x21mm  67x32mm  Matrix

 372k (german)

 EA P120-5NLED
 5x3  61x38mm  68x45mm  Matrix  EA DIP128-6N5LW
 8x4  67x33mm  93x58mm  Matrix  EA W128-6N2LED
 12x4  127x34mm  161x60mm  Matrix  EA W240-6K2HLW
 8x7  93x73mm  114x96mm  Matrix  EA W160-7KHC
 10x6  108x57mm  128x80mm  Matrix  EA W240-7KHC
 5,7"  116x87mm  133x105mm  Analogue 4-wire  EA P320-8K2C

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Last update: February, 22nd. 2007