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Stepper driver board
That may work with CStep & PStep

A stepper driver card "Converts" the PC's low voltage Parallel LPT port signals
to high voltage/amperage for the stepper motor
StepPulse an Direction Status  WebPage  Price (March 2003)
MD1   10 MicroStep
BiPolar 1axis
UpTo 7Amp UpTo 80Volt
Looks a lot alike Gecko drive

  Should work

  see google ad banner or

 MD1 1axis
 per drive
1axis 1,5 (2,5)Amp 35Volt
LiniStepper v1.  Microstepping Stepper Motor Driver Kit 1axis = 30USD Kit
3axis = 75USD Kit
UniPolar (PIC Puls&Dir to Phase)
Dak Engineering No kits (See Phase Control)
BiPolar 1axis 7Amp 80Volt 
Works for me on XYZ axis
Gecko Drive G201 = 114USD for 1 axis
G210 = 148USD for 1 axis
BiPolar 3axis 2,1Amp 44Volt
? 3axis kit = 20+72=92 Euro
+ ?? for optocoupler pcb
UniPolar 3axis 3Amp 46Volt
Brewingtontech 115USD 
BiPolar 3axis 2Amp 18Volt
Camtronics 125USD Kit
BiPolar 3/4axis 3Amp 55Volt
Uwe Has tested it
and said it worked 
Uwe-wulf Microstepping  3axis      = 300 Euro 
3axis kit = 175 Euro 
4axis      = 400 Euro 
4axis kit = 225 Euro
UniPolar 3/4axis 1,25Amp 35Volt
? 3 axis kit = 50USD
4 axis kit = 60USD
Sanyo Denki sells motors in combination with driver
Sanyo Denki
Step Syn
1motor + driver
Oriental Motor sells motors in combination with driver
Oriental Motor
1motor + driver
BiPolar 1/3axis 2,5Amp 35Volt ? Microstepping 1 axis    50USD
3 axis 150USD
Elektuur  L297 + L6203
1Axis 42Volt 4Amp Bipolar
full & half step
Elektuur 1999 Nr429/430 page36/37  pcbboard
PCB board 13,20 Euro
L297 = 6 Euro
L6203= 9 Euro
Steve Blackmoore's Hobby CNC
L297 + L6203
1Axis 42Volt 4Amp Bipolar
full & half step
Layout + schematics

French site
L297 +L6203
1Axis 42Volt 4Amp Bipolar
full & half step
Layout + schematics
and steppermotors

  is wel een beetje duur

Bipolar Microstepping with
Microchip pic18f452
application note AN822
Pic and L298 or L6203

Microchip pic16f84
bipolar Microstepping
55volt 3amp

You Could try step puls/dir on any puls/dir driver card that can be configured for xy axis at D0 To D7 thats pin2 to pin9
Phase Control Status  WebPage  Price (March 2003)
upto10Amp & upto 100Volt
Use TIP120 and up(Transistors) Cheap say 20 USD/Euro
Link tip120pcb.htm

Also see Dak Engineering
for Puls&Dir to Phase PIC 

Bipolar is better as UniPolar in Performance
Unipolar is Cheaper
Gecko Drive Resistor calculator

Phase Amperage (For example 2.25 gives 22.26 KOhm resistor )
Resistor in KiloOhms = (47 * I) / (7 - I)  For 1 to 7Amp range G210A (Jumpers inside)
Use a Kilo Ohm Resistor (1/4Watt 5%) Connected on terminal 11-12
Resistor in KiloOhms = (47 * I) / (2 - I)  For 0.3 to 2Amp Low range G210A (Jumpers inside) 
Use a Kilo Ohm Resistor (1/4Watt 5%) Connected on terminal 11-12 


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I wanted a status LED on the Capacitor
60VDC  a Green LED 20Ma 2V
Gives a resistor off 2900Ohm 1,16Watt



  The calculators on this page can be used to find current limiting resistors and currents for Light Emitting Diodes.

  The first calculator determines the resistance for a desired LED current while the second calculates the current for a given resistance.

LED - Current and Resistance Calculator Diagram


Supply Voltage

Voltage Drop Across LED

Desired LED Current

Calculated Limiting Resistor 

Calculated Resistor Wattage 



Supply Voltage

Voltage Drop Across LED

Resistor Value

Calculated LED Current 

Calculated Resistor Wattage 


Voltages in Volts - Current in Milliamps - Resistance in Ohms
When selecting resistors - It is advisable to choose the next higher standard value.
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  If LED's are connected in series - ADD their voltage drops together to get the total voltage drop.

  Entering a zero for the LED voltage drop will yield the resistance and wattage for a resistance only circuit.