⇒ Available on Korbanth
All-in-1 chassis for straightforward install. Can hold all the soundboards, a 28mm speaker (bass or premium) and a 18650 battery (can also hold a 2×18500 pack for a 7.4v setup – only using premium speaker). The recharge port pins have to be cut short in order for the port to fit properly. There is a slot for an on/off switch, a kill key is also included with on/off feature. There is also a slot for a RICE port through Micro-JST.
3- Electronic components and blades:
⇒ Soundboard, the “heart” of our sabers is the Soundboard, here are the 2 major Soundboard producers:
Plecter Labs – from the entry level Nano Biscotte to the high end Crystal Focus.
Naigon Elelctronic Creations – from the entry level Spark 2 to the high end I2.
⇒ Battery, 18650 battery for 3.7v or 2×16340 for 7.4v.
⇒ Recharge Port, 2.1mm port is used on this chassis (kill key included in the chassis kit).
⇒ Battery charger, according to the battery voltage used.
⇒ Main Led, Tri-Cree XPE-2 recommended
⇒ Heatsink for 7/8″ blade holder
⇒ Switches, main switch is included with the hilt. An Aux switch can be added (clamp switch holder required).
⇒ On / Off Switch, an optional on/off switch can also be installed (Ex: Digikey).
⇒ Speaker, 28mm Speaker, either premium or bass
⇒ Accent Leds, 5mm led for the Crystal Chamber recommended (if RGB, read your soundboard manual to select between common anode or common cathode led), 3mm leds for the others.
⇒ Wires, 30awg wires are recommended on most our 3D Printed chassis. We are buying them from this eBay seller.
⇒ Heat shrink tubing, to protect your joints.
⇒ RICE port – a RICE port can be added with a micro jst port. Ex on ebay.
⇒ 7/8″ OD Blades only.
On the Sith Apprentice Chassis, install the soundboard with the SD card on top, facing the pommel.
About the Kill Key. It is recommended to sand a bit the side of the kill key “on/off” slot, in order to make them more round and to turn better in the recharge port. (as a reminder, this slot allow to start / stop the saber without removing the kill key).
Recharge port wiring reminder: