r. PICkit 3 header for PIC32MXxxxFxxxB programming

Microchip PICkit 3 programmer can program most of the PIC microcontrollers. However, it requires you have to build a suitable programming header that consists of all the support electronics. PIC32MXxxxFxxxB (ex. PIC32MX250F128B or PIC32MX270F256B) microcontroller needs a number of capacitors to properly operate. Though it is no as difficult to build as the programmer, you must still carefully study the microcontroller documentation. An examples are also appreciable:
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NOTE: The votage regulator and the external supply are NOT visible on this photo. Click on the photo to enlarge it.
ALTERNATIVE HEADER WITH PICkit3 POWER SUPPLY (not recommended for intensive use):
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PICkit3 programming connector. Click on the photo to enlarge it.