The Digital Die

1 Assembling the Housing

Build It

  • Here are the components you'll need to assemble the Digital Die Housing.

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  • You will need to countersink the top panel to fit the screws.

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  • Now place the top panel onto the board.
  • Hold a spacer in place and then push a screw through the top panel, spacer and PCB.
  • Now place the bottom panel on and put a nut on the screw, it should look like the picture below.

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  • Repeat the same process for the next 3 screws.
  • Once all the screws are in place, you will need to tighten them using a screwdriver.
  • Be careful not to overtighten the screws as you can crack the acrylic panel.

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  • You will now need to place the clip onto the switch to raise the switch height.
  • This simply clips into place. You can use a pair of long nose pliers to do this.

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  • You product is now complete and can be tested.

Badge It

  • Take pictures of your digital die for assessment.
  • The silver badge is progress ladder green - Produce a working model from parts supplied by a teacher, with limited assistance.
  • The gold badge is progress ladder blue - Produce challenging, high-quality, working products with very limited teacher assistance.
  • The platinum badge is progress ladder indigo - Independently produce fully working, high quality products.