Easy to solder Space Shuttle kit card PCB

Space Shuttle Solder Kit

by Phyx

$9.34

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Description

This Space Shuttle solder kit is based around a standard coin cell and three 5mm LED.s Different than most basic solder kits, is that required assembly of the PCB to make the model airplane come to life. The fun facts about the Space Shuttle Discovery are written in English. Once assembled the Space Shuttle measures around 8 cm in length.

Contact us for customized versions. Starting from 25 pieces we can change the PCB color or translate the text to the language of your preference.

Kit contents

  • 3 x 5mm candle flicker LED
  • SMD CR2032 battery holder
  • TH Slide switch
  • PCB

Assembly instructions

  • carefully depanelize the PCB by bending it
  • optionally file or sand the rough edges
  • pay attention to the orientation of the battery holder and the LED
  • bend the LED leads and solder it in place before assembling the plane
  • pay attention to the polarity marks on the plane body and the baseplate
  • solder the mechanical joints on one side first will allow you to make easy corrections when it's not perfectly perpendicular

Video

As a place holder for the final video, you can find the F-16 assembly video here which has a similar construction.

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Links to code and documentation

Documentation (phyx.be)

Design Files (github.com)

Schematics (github.com)

Bom (github.com)

Certified Open Source Hardware - OSHW BE000007

Shipping policy

We send our packages through local post service without tracking.

Product HS Code: 85340090
Here are some extras that might be useful for your project!
Use your planes on USB power instead of batteries

The seller

Phyx

Herent, Belgium
8 orders since Jan 14, 2022
We make various solder kits, some are useful, others are just fun to solder and look at.