Easy mikroBUS™ mini kit
This is a easy to build board that allows an Arduino Pro Mini (3.3v 8Mhz only) board to be used with mikroBUS™ compatible plug in boards such as the lora modules we sell.
This is an easy to build board that allows an Arduino Pro Mini (3.3v 8Mhz only) board to be used with mikroBUS™ compatible plug in boards. The assembled board will accept the plugin lora boards that we sell, so the completed product can be used for a range of lora based tracker and sensor applications.
The kit contains the minimum parts you need to allow a mikroBUS™ module to be used with an Arduino Pro Mini. The kit does not include the Pro Mini, these are easy to find at very low cost on sites such as eBay, be sure to get the right type. See this document for assembly instructions and how to choose the right type of Pro Mini;
The kit contains the parts that allow devices, such as GPSs, connected to the bottom 2 x 8way pin header to be powered off for low power operation.
There are numerous example sketches for this board in this liberary;
These are the parts that come with the kit;
There is also a picture of the type of Pro Mini you need to provide below at the bottom of this page. You need to use the type on the right, the older type, shown on the left has different pinouts.