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MOI-AL162A

MOI-AL162A

The MOI-AL162A is an economy 16x2 intelligent I2C LCD display. Engineered to quickly and easily add a powerful HMI to any application.


Our Intelligent Character I2C LCD displays provides you with a cost-effective industrial HMI user interface solution for that great product/project you are developing. This I2C LCD displays features optional on-board medium digits, bar graphs and 3 GPOs will allow fast development for any application.


  • 16x2 Intelligent I2C LCD
  • 1U form-factor
  • Available Interfaces: I2C
  • Communication speed of 100Kbps
  • 5V voltage
  • 3 General Purpose Outputs
  • Software controlled contrast and brightness with configurable time-out setting up to 90 minutes
  • Built in Horizontal or Vertical bar graphs
  • Temperature of 0C to 50C
  • Fast and easy development
  • Designed, supported and Made in CANADA
  • Long life cycle
  • Customer headers available, please contact us
  • Semi-custom designs available
  • Long life production
  • Backed my Matrix Orbital's decades of research and development

The MOI I2C LCD/VFD/OLED display is a perfect pairing for an Arduino, allowing easy and fast development with a display.

Module
Family/SeriesEconomy Display
Module Width (mm)80
Module Height (mm)36
Screen
Display TypeCharacter LCD
Backlight TypeLED
Viewing Area Width (mm)64.5
Viewing Area Height (mm)15.5
Active Area Width (mm)56.2
Active Area Height (mm)11.5
Resolution Width (Pixels)80
Resolution Height (Pixels)16
Pixel Pitch Width (mm)0.6
Pixel Pitch Height (mm)0.7
Pixel Width (mm)0.55
Pixel Height (mm)0.65
Character Columns16
Character Rows2
Character Pitch Width (mm)3.55
Character Pitch Height (mm)5.95
Character Width (mm)2.95
Character Height (mm)5.55
FontJapanese, European
Viewing DirectionTop
Viewing Angle60
HMI
TouchscreenNone
KeypadNone
KeysNone
Haptic FeedbackNone
Audio FeedbackNone
GPO's3
Advanced GPO'sNone
DOWNone
Integrated LED'sNone
Electrical
InterfaceI2C
Command ProtocolMatrix Orbital
ControllerATMega8535
Negative VoltageNone
Backlight DriverIntegrated
Minimum Voltage (Vdc)5
Typical Voltage (Vdc)5
Maximum Voltage (Vdc)5
HeaderStandard
Environmental
Max. Operating Temp. (°C)50
Min. Storage Temp. (°C)-20
Max. Storage Temp. (°C)70

Application Notes

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Application Notes  2D Drawing for EVE2-38G-TPC1.13.09MiB

Description

A .dwg style Drawing for the Capacitive Touch (TPC) variant of the EVE2-38G.

Application Notes  PDF Drawing for EVE2-43G-TPT PCB Revision 1.0.225.25KiB

Description

PDF style Drawing for EVE2-43G-TPC PCB Revision 1.0.

Application Notes  2D Drawing for EVE2-43G-TPT PCB Revision 1.0.2.8MiB

Description

DWG style Drawing for EVE2-43G-TPC PCB Revision 1.0.

Documents

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Economy Series  X-Board Hardware Manual1.0636.75KiB
Economy Series  Economy Series Manual1.01.58MiB

Downloads

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Alphanumeric Software  uProject1.42MiB

Description

uProject is an advanced testing software for Matrix Orbital displays. It allows testing of nearly all the features and allows test scripting and many other advanced features.

uProject (micro Project) is a series of different tools that should allow the testing of nearly all the features of most of our displays. uProject also features

scripting abilities to speed up testing or changing of a specific feature, such as backlight brightness or contrast.

 

All LK/VK/PK, MOS, MX and LCD/VFD series.

Alphanumeric Software  Display Tuner407KiB

Description

This basic application allows you to test and set LCD Contrast, Brightness, VFD Brightness, set baudrate and send text to the display.

Compatible Displays:

All LK/VK/PK, MOS, MX and LCD/VFD series.

Alphanumeric Software  Custom Character Tool451.61KiB

Description

This simple program to give you hex values for custom characters.

This program allows you to see the hex values per lines for custom characters making implication easier. Simply download the program, uncompress and run. You will require Microsoft .NET Framework Version 1.1, it can be downloaded from here.


This application was written by Ray of LCD Studio. (Ray@lcdstudio.com)

For technical discussions and questions, please visit our forums

Alphanumeric Software  Boot Logo40.03KiB

Description

Boot Logo is designed for modification of the startup screen for some alphanumeric displays with startup screens.

The user has the ability to use the normal text from the display\'s font table, and the 8 custom characters.

Compatible Displays:

LK/VK/PK162-12
LK/VK/PK202-25
LK/VK/PK202-24-USB
LK/VK204-24-USB

MOS-AL/AV/AP202
MOS-AL/AV204

All MX series

This application was written by Ray of LCD Studio. (Ray@lcdstudio.com)

Alphanumeric Software  Boot Edit524.62KiB

Description

Boot Edit is designed for modification of advanced features of the LK/VK/PK USB and MX series. This is a more advanced version of the Boot Logo software.

Boot Edit allows the setting of these features:

  • Custom startup screen using custom characters
  • Power on GPO and FAN settings, such as speed, and frequency
  • LCD Contrast, backlight brightness and VFD brightness

Compatible Displays:

  • LK/VK/PK202-25
  • LK/VK/PK202-24-USB
  • LK/VK204-24-USB
  • MOS-AL/AV/AP202
  • MOS-AL/AV204
  • All MX series

Only the MX and USB series support the Edit GPO Defaults section.

This application was written by Ray of LCD Studio. (Ray@lcdstudio.com)

Available Options

  • PCB Rev: 2.1
  • Model: MOI-AL162A
  • Availability: In Stock

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