How toBuild A Sound Module
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What you’ll need
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Sound Module
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Double AA Battery Holder
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Momentary Switch
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Speaker (comes with sound module)
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AA Battery
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Soldering Iron And Stand
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Speaker Wires (comes with sound modules)
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Jumper Cables
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Chip Board
Set up your station! Plug in your soldering iron (set to high) and layer 2 chip boards to solder on
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Flip speaker wires so marked side faces down. Left wire (-) = Left pad, Right wire (+) = Right pad
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Attach speaker wires: hold wire on solder pad, touch iron to melt, release when shiny, wait to cool
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These are the components of your sound module. (VCC = +, GND = -)
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Plug your speaker wires into the speaker port on the sound module.
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This is how your battery pack is set up.
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Plug your battery pack into the sound module using 2 jumper cables. (Negative = GND, Positive = VCC)
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This is how you will power your circuit.
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Test your recorder! Press REC to records message and press PLAYE to play your message back
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Test your recorder! Press REC, look for the light, then record your message into the mic
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Test your recorder! Press REC, look for the light, then record your message into the mic
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Bonus! Add a Switch: bend pins 1 and 3 and connect 2 jumper cables
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This is how your switch should be connected to the jumper cables
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Here is where you will connect your momentary switch onto the sound module
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Connect your switch: pin 1 goes to P-E and pin 3 goes to REC
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Here is a close up view for how to connect your momentary switch.
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Your complete sound module circuit!
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