STM32F103C8T6 DIY Programming Cradle

I recently created an STM32F103C8T6 DIY programming cradle. Here is what it looks like:

STM32F103C8T6 DIY Programming CradleIt comes in handy when you need to program a bunch of STM32F103C8T6s. (Note: I made a similar ‘cradle’ for programming bunches of ESP8266s’.  Read about that here.)

A standard USB to serial converter is attached to the 6 pin header shown on the right side. Here are some pictures. When the STM32F103C8T6 is ‘plugged in’:

STM32F103C8T6 DIY Programming CradleWhen it is attached to a USB / Serial converter:

STM32F103C8T6 DIY Programming Cradle

This Fritzing graphic shows how the connections are made from the USB to serial converter to the STM32F103C8T6:

STM32F103C8T6 Serial Connections

Download the Fritzing source here.

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