NEW PRODUCT – Space Shuttle Discovery Solder Kit by Phyx

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NEW PRODUCT – Space Shuttle Discovery Solder Kit by Phyx


Create a mini 3D version of the Space Shuttle STS Discovery with this beautifully designed soldering kit from Phyx, our maker friends in Belgium.

This small card-style PCB kit requires a CR2032 coin cell battery (not included) to power 3 candle-style flickering LEDs-as-thrusters.

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Assembly Instructions

  • Carefully depanelize the PCB by bending pieces out.
  • (Optional) File or sand the rough edges.
  • Pay close attention to the orientation of the battery holder and the LEDs.
  • Carefully bend the LED leads and solder them in place before assembling the shuttle.
  • Slide the wings over the leg of the body.
  • Pay attention to the polarity marks on the shuttle body and the baseplate.
  • Solder the mechanical joints on one side first. This will allow you to make easy corrections when it’s not perfectly perpendicular.
  • Enjoy and put it on display on your desk or workstation. This is a gorgeous kit that you’ll actually enjoy for long after assembling!

Comes unassembled (it’s a kit, dontchaknow!)
Does not include solder wiresoldering iron, or diagonal cutters.

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In stock and shipping now!


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