Solarbotics Raspberry Pi 3 SAFE Assembly Instructions

The instructions for assembling the Pi v3 and the previous acrylic Pi SAFE are quite similar. The only difference between the models is the location of the LED light pipes, so these Pi3 instructions apply generally to all Pi SAFE versions.

1. Your Parts!

Step 1: Parts
  • 8 x 4-40 nuts
  • 8 x 4-40 x 3/8″ bolts
  • 2 x Clear acrylic light-pipes
  • 4 x Black acrylic spacers
  • 6 x Black acrylic SAFE sides (shown here with brown protective paper already removed)
  • 0 x Raspberry Pi (sorry – not included in the kit!)

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Wednesday Links: Transparent Aluminum, Gloves & Pins

Transparent Aluminum Well, technically not exactly aluminum, but aluminum-based ceramic called aluminum oxynitride. Still with quite magical properties. (Via Makezine) Concealed Layers of Product Life Renee Verhoeven’s grad project explores the relationship between anatomy and mobility in the series of … Read more…