Step 5: PIC 12F508 annotated source code; if anyone has a problem assembling as posted, please comment
list p=12F508 ; list directive to define processor #include ; processor specific variable definitions__CONFIG _MCLRE_OFF & _CP_ON & _WDT_OFF & _IntRC_OSC; '__CONFIG' directive is used to embed configuration ...
Some years ago, Microchip decided to release the firmware and schematics of the PICKit2. Not long after that, the first of countless clones was born.
Many hobbyists stripped down the programmer to the bare essentials. Other commercial variants were made with robust ABS cases and a more secure RJ-12 connector. One version looks more or less exactly like the original from the outside, and it sells today for around 20 dollars!