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8. Project: Keytar > Assembly Instructions

Assembly Instructions

The Keytar (Figure 8-5) is a rather complicated build with numerous Lego parts needed, as well as electronic components like buttons and wires. Let’s do it!

Are you ready to build this awesome musical instrument?
Figure 8-5. Are you ready to build this awesome musical instrument?

Build the Lego Model

The first step to creating the Keytar is to build the Lego chassis that supports the electronics, and looks groovy.

  1. Let’s begin by connecting two 15M beams with two 3M beams with pegs, as seen in Figure 8-6.

  2. More 3M beams with pegs (Figure 8-7).

    Step 1: Beginning with two 15M beams and two 3M beams with pegs
    Figure 8-6. Step 1: Beginning with two 15M beams and two 3M beams with pegs
    Step 2: More 3M beams with pegs
    Figure 8-7. Step 2: More 3M beams with pegs
  3. And more 15M beams (Figure 8-8)!

  4. Those 3M beams with pegs are very useful! Let’s add four more (Figure 8-9).


  

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