JP’s Product Pick of the Week 2/22/22 MCP23017 16 IO Expander @adafruit @johnedgarpark #adafruit #newproductpick
If you missed this week’s livestream of John Park’s Product Pick of the Week, not to worry, here’s the video. This week’s pick is the MCP23017 16 IO Expander! Watch the video to find out about the MCP23017 16 IO Expander, how to use it, a live demo, and more.
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