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kit:assembly_outline [2017/01/14 15:18]
steve Added section for Coin Slide subassembly
kit:assembly_outline [2018/08/01 13:37] (current)
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-This is the **outline** of the assembly instructions for the new Crowbox ​(internal note: Ploppy v007)+This is the **outline** of the assembly instructions for the new CrowBox ​(internal note: Ploppy v007)
  
 ====== Set up your work area ====== ====== Set up your work area ======
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   * Recommend precision applicator tip   * Recommend precision applicator tip
 ====== Build Phase One: Sub-assemblies ====== ====== Build Phase One: Sub-assemblies ======
-In this first phase we'll be taking various acrylic parts from the Crowbox ​kit and assembling them into larger parts of the machine. In Phase Two we'll put the finished machine together from these sub-assemblies.+In this first phase we'll be taking various acrylic parts from the CrowBox ​kit and assembling them into larger parts of the machine. In Phase Two we'll put the finished machine together from these sub-assemblies.
  
 ===== Baseplate sub-assembly ===== ===== Baseplate sub-assembly =====
-The **Baseplate** is the platform upon which the entire ​Crowbox ​is built. In this step we'll be adding some reinforcement to the baseplate to make it stronger at the points where the Crowbox ​will be screwed to a pole or platform.+The **Baseplate** is the platform upon which the entire ​CrowBox ​is built. In this step we'll be adding some reinforcement to the baseplate to make it stronger at the points where the CrowBox ​will be screwed to a pole or platform.
  
  
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 ===== Coin Slide sub-assembly ===== ===== Coin Slide sub-assembly =====
-The **Coin Slide** is an acrylic ramp that catches coins from the **funnel** and transmits them to the inside of the Crowbox ​for storage. The **coin slide** features a network of thin copper wires which also electronically detect the metal coin as it slides into the Crowbox ​for storage.+The **Coin Slide** is an acrylic ramp that catches coins from the **funnel** and transmits them to the inside of the CrowBox ​for storage. The **coin slide** features a network of thin copper wires which also electronically detect the metal coin as it slides into the CrowBox ​for storage.
  
  
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   * 24 gauge bare copper wires. 7x12 inch lengths   * 24 gauge bare copper wires. 7x12 inch lengths
   * 3M self-adhesive noise dampening mat   * 3M self-adhesive noise dampening mat
 +  * Plastic cement
 ==== Build it! ==== ==== Build it! ====
   - Peel all protective paper from all acrylic parts   - Peel all protective paper from all acrylic parts
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 ===== Rail sub-assemblies ===== ===== Rail sub-assemblies =====
-Here we'll assemble the rails upon which the **basket lid** will slide. These rails also contribute to the overall structural strength of the Crowbox ​machine.+Here we'll assemble the rails upon which the **basket lid** will slide. These rails also contribute to the overall structural strength of the CrowBox ​machine.
  
 ==== Gather Parts & Supplies ==== ==== Gather Parts & Supplies ====
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 ===== Coin Magazine sub-assembly ===== ===== Coin Magazine sub-assembly =====
-The **coin magazine** holds the Crowbox's supply of training coins, which will later be automatically dispensed to help train Crows.+The **coin magazine** holds the CrowBox's supply of training coins, which will later be automatically dispensed to help train Crows.
  
 ==== Gather Parts & Supplies ==== ==== Gather Parts & Supplies ====
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