Tutorial for ELF-Sabers DS3 (2023) Master Chassis
A very small hilt and yet a beautiful Master Chassis reveal, combining both form with a design inspired by the character himself, and factor with a removable 18650 battery for NPXL install!
As it is very small, impeccable wiring management will be required.
Tubes and Rods:
– 3 x 3mmOD aluminum tubes with 14.3mm length
– 2 x 3mmOD aluminum tubes with 23mm length
– 2 x 2mmOD aluminum tubes with 18.5mm length
– 12 x 1mmOD copper tubes to be sized manually around the crystal.
– 4 x 1mmOD nickel rods with 32mm length
– 4 x 2mmx1mm magnets
– 6 x 2mmx2mm magnets
GOTH-3Designs cannot be held responsible for any mistakes made by DIYers during their install. You must have a good understanding of what you’re doing, of the components used and the safety measures associated to them. Always wear protective gear when working on install (gloves, eye protection, …), GOTH-3Designs cannot be held responsible in case of accident.
Always use the smallest wires to make your install easier. There can be big differences between one wire type and another for the same AWG specs. PTFE Wires with the smallest OD are recommended such as those sold at The Saber Armory. A good wire management is also required, routing wires properly helps a lot saving space.
These instructions will not cover how to wire the soundboard, make sure to learn how to by reading the manual. We have also typical soundboards wiring example in the Padawan Tutorials. Always test your install along the way! Verifying that everything works after important steps is better than having to dismount everything because something wasn’t wired properly.
3D printed parts can have very slight accuracy variations. In some rare cases, some sanding or hole deburring can be required. Additionally, metal parts can arrive a bit bent, but are normally easy to bend back into shape. Consult the FAQ if you encounter issues with parts that cannot be solved easily.