Author archive for Eric Hawkins

  • Mar162017

    Choosing an LCD Display Polarizer

    This article on choosing an LCD display polarizer is a guest journal from: John Keenan, MicroReady Inc., Electronic Product Design…

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  • Mar162017

    Engineers avoid the EL backlight for new LCD Designs

    Why engineers avoid the EL backlight for new LCD Designs Below are seven reasons why the move from the EL…

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  • Mar162017

    How to connect the LED backlight

    Connect the LED backlight to Character LCD Displays: This article will be limited to character LCD Displays and the three…

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  • Mar162017

    LCD Polarizers: Reflective, Transflective and Transmissive

    When asking us questions about LCD polarizers, you may be pummeled with questions like: “Will the LCD operate in direct…

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  • Mar162017

    PWM driven LED backlight for LCDs

    This article on pulse width modulation / PWM was provided by: Gunn Systems, Inc. (www.gunnsys.com) There are several methods available…

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  • Mar162017

    UWVD Display technology for Black Background LCDs

    Re-Introducing UWVD display technology Black background LCDs are becoming very popular for LCD design engineers. Automotive, Aviation, Industrial, Medical, no…

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  • Mar162017

    Minimum Spacing for a Segmented LCD Display

    Focus Display Solutions offers its LCD design guide series as an online resource for design engineers and product managers. For…

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  • Mar162017

    Replacement LED backlights for LCD Modules

    Replacement LCD modules This article covers the wide spectrum replacement LED backlights (including LED, EL and CCFL), replacement backlights for…

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  • Mar162017

    The half life of LED backlights

    The half life of LED backlights need to be taken into consideration for those LCD displays that incorporate a LED…

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  • Mar162017

    Switching to a Color Segment Display

    Changing to a color Segment display A color segment display can be a great way to give your product a…

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