Selected components for Power + Stimulation assembly
Soldered components from below
Soldered components from above
The 4xAA battery packs have switches built in so power switching was taken care of. During construction a 23A battery was decided upon instead due to it's size. A 23A battery provides 12V but is the same size as an N battery or roughly half the length of a AA battery with a slightly smaller diameter. They do not have a long life nor are they cheap but to demonstrate this project they are worth trying. Once assembled a battery was inserted to the holder and a stereo 3.5mm cord was run between the two assemblies to prove that power was being applied to the Sensor + Processing half.
23A battery holder soldered to relay and sockets
Files for Cyborg Distance Sensor:
- OpenSCAD code. Download all files below
Assemble Power + Stimulation portion of project
- Make enclosure for Power + Stimulation portion
- Test + Debug
- Write instructions
The rest of the posts for this project have been arranged by date.
First time here?
Completed projects from year 1.
Completed projects from year 2.
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