Servo Guardian Stand Zelda #3DThursday #3DPrinting
Here is a moving Zelda Guardian; one step closer to the real thing! Shared by lordtron on Thingiverse:
Servo stand/mount for Zelda Guardian.
Using a SG90 servo mounted to the base of the head to rotate it. Wanted to keep the original 3d print of the guardian as much as intact as possible. So all you have to do is screw in the Servo Horn and cut out the key. The key just helps keep things aligned.
On my circuit, I have 7 pin sets, 6 for the LEDs in the legs and then 1 additional for when I insert the LED for the head. I separated the the head from the legs for future ideas, maybe the head LED can blank or something.
The servo might need a little bit of pushing to fit depending on how much your print shrinks. If it’s to lose, you can also screw it down.
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