This is not a beginners project. There is a lot of assumed knowledge. There is a book, to help fill in some of the background, but electronics and enclosures familiarity is still assumed. As well as plenty of tools at hand. It’s also not a quick win, there are a few days of slog involved for the uninitiated. But, with determination it is still very approachable!
The first thing you need to know is that the project page and the book provide different views, and some different information, so I found I needed to use both. But they don’t always agree. I’ll flag the bits I found under-explained and/or confusing.
Also, the website details some modifications, but the kit does not come with the parts for them. (Though they do look cool, I might try them in future.)
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