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8. Project: Keytar > Parts List

Parts List

This project has a large number of Lego parts as well as buttons, wires, and other electronic components. We’ll also use new Bricktronics mounting plates (Figure 8-2) to accommodate the buttons, allowing them to slickly connect to the Keytar body.

We’ll attach non-Lego buttons to the Keytar with the help of these nifty Bricktronics mounting plates
Figure 8-2. We’ll attach non-Lego buttons to the Keytar with the help of these nifty Bricktronics mounting plates

Tools & Electronics

You’ll need the following electronics and associated parts to make the Keytar:

  • Arduino Uno

  • Bricktronics Shield

  • Mounting plates for buttons and Arduino

  • Power supply rated for 9V at 1.3A or greater with a 2.1mm center-positive plug. This provides power to the Arduino.

  • 22-gauge solid-core wires (we used Maker Shed P/N MKEE3)


  

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