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flashlight_kit_build_instructions [2014/10/25 07:03]
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 [[http://​lowvoltagelabs.com/​products/​flashligh-kit/​]] [[http://​lowvoltagelabs.com/​products/​flashligh-kit/​]]
  
-**Step 1** - Check that all the parts were included with the kit+**Step 1** - Check that all the parts were included with the kit.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15424436299"​ title="​Check that all the parts were included with the kit by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5609/​15424436299_ec38f96536_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​533"​ alt="​Check that all the parts were included with the kit"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15424436299"​ title="​Check that all the parts were included with the kit by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5609/​15424436299_ec38f96536_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​533"​ alt="​Check that all the parts were included with the kit"></​a>​
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-**Step 2** - Install the battery holder with the opening to the left+**Step 2** - Install the battery holder with the opening to the left.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15424976168"​ title="​Install the battery holder into the PCB by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5605/​15424976168_676217e448_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Install the battery holder into the PCB"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15424976168"​ title="​Install the battery holder into the PCB by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5605/​15424976168_676217e448_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Install the battery holder into the PCB"></​a>​
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-**Step 3** - Install push button S1 into the PCB+**Step 3** - Install push button S1 into the PCB.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15425491320"​ title="​Install the switch S1 into the PCB by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm4.staticflickr.com/​3949/​15425491320_070da7616b_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Install the switch S1 into the PCB"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15425491320"​ title="​Install the switch S1 into the PCB by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm4.staticflickr.com/​3949/​15425491320_070da7616b_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Install the switch S1 into the PCB"></​a>​
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-**Step 4**  - Fold the leads of the resistor over before installing into the PCB+**Step 4**  - Fold the leads of the resistor over before installing into the PCB.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15611920572"​ title="​Bend the resistor before installing into the PCB by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5603/​15611920572_e5c5db9ab7_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Bend the resistor before installing into the PCB"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15611920572"​ title="​Bend the resistor before installing into the PCB by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5603/​15611920572_e5c5db9ab7_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Bend the resistor before installing into the PCB"></​a>​
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-**Step 6** - Assemble the LED and right angle LED holder+**Step 6** - Assemble the LED and right angle LED holder ​together before installing into the PCB.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15611090955"​ title="​LED and LED holder by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5597/​15611090955_346ab823c2_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​LED and LED holder"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15611090955"​ title="​LED and LED holder by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5597/​15611090955_346ab823c2_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​LED and LED holder"></​a>​
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-**Step 7** - Insert the LED into the LED holder so that the longer lead matches up with the long lead hole on the PCB when installed.+**Step 7** - Insert the LED into the LED holder so that the longer lead matches up with the long lead hole in the PCB when installed.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​14990939883"​ title="​Feed the LED through the LED holder by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5605/​14990939883_6760400d9a_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​533"​ alt="​Feed the LED through the LED holder"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​14990939883"​ title="​Feed the LED through the LED holder by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5605/​14990939883_6760400d9a_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​533"​ alt="​Feed the LED through the LED holder"></​a>​
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-**Step 9** - Install the LED holder with LED into the PCB+**Step 9** - Install the LED holder with LED into the PCB. Fold the leads over on the back.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15587421336"​ title="​Flashlight all parts installed by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5602/​15587421336_f0cc2a2953_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Flashlight all parts installed"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15587421336"​ title="​Flashlight all parts installed by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5602/​15587421336_f0cc2a2953_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Flashlight all parts installed"></​a>​
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-**Step 10** - Turn over the flashlight and solder the parts on the back+**Step 10** - Turn over the flashlight and solder the parts on the back. Even if the battery holder was installed in the kit when received it still needs to be soldered. 
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​14990338354"​ title="​Back side of the flashlight PCB once the parts are installed and ready to solder by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm4.staticflickr.com/​3951/​14990338354_db25f07a9b_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Back side of the flashlight PCB once the parts are installed and ready to solder"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​14990338354"​ title="​Back side of the flashlight PCB once the parts are installed and ready to solder by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm4.staticflickr.com/​3951/​14990338354_db25f07a9b_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Back side of the flashlight PCB once the parts are installed and ready to solder"></​a>​
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-**Step 11** - All parts are now soldered and installed+**Step 11** - All parts are now soldered and installed.
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15424434519"​ title="​Flashlight kit finished by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm4.staticflickr.com/​3944/​15424434519_68f82e5df7_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Flashlight kit finished"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15424434519"​ title="​Flashlight kit finished by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm4.staticflickr.com/​3944/​15424434519_68f82e5df7_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​800"​ alt="​Flashlight kit finished"></​a>​
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-**Step 12** - Install a 2032 battery with the positive side up. Press the push button to turn on the flashlight.+**Step 12** - Install a 2032 battery with the positive side up. Press the push button to turn on the flashlight!
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 <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15399552228"​ title="​Flashlight Kit - Low Voltage Labs by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5604/​15399552228_a9201b91fe_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​533"​ alt="​Flashlight Kit - Low Voltage Labs"></​a>​ <a href="​https://​www.flickr.com/​photos/​lowvoltagelabs/​15399552228"​ title="​Flashlight Kit - Low Voltage Labs by Low Voltage Labs, on Flickr"><​img src="​https://​farm6.staticflickr.com/​5604/​15399552228_a9201b91fe_c.jpg"​ width="​800"​ height="​533"​ alt="​Flashlight Kit - Low Voltage Labs"></​a>​
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flashlight_kit_build_instructions.1414245790.txt.gz · Last modified: 2014/10/25 07:03 by eric