Helix Show Controller

Assembly Manuals for the Various Helix Boards

Helix Main Board Assembly and Setup Manual

This is the basic assembly and setup instructions for the Helix Main Board v2. It is not the purpose of this document to teach soldering techniques or basic electronics. If you need assistance in this area there are several other sources on the internet for this type of information.

The assembly and setup will follow these steps:

  1. Initial assembly of the main board
  2. Initial power up of the main board
  3. Assembly of the MP3 player
  4. Final assembly of the main board
  5. Configuration of the MicroSD Card
  6. Initial testing of the main board
  7. Final testing of the Helix Network Controller or Helix Network Node

The Helix Main Board is fairly complicated to assemble. If you have little experience with PCB assembly you may want to consider assembling the Helix Daughter Board first.

Helix Daughter Board Assembly and Setup Manual

This is the basic assembly and setup instructions for the Helix Daughter Board v1 or v2. Both versions are nearly identical with only minor differences in the trace spacing. It is not the purpose of this document to teach soldering techniques or basic electronics. If you need assistance in this area there are several other sources on the internet for this type of information.

For those with limited board assembly and soldering experience, it might be beneficial to begin assembly of the Helix System with the Daughter Boards.

Helix SSR Daughter Board Assembly and Setup Manual

This is the basic assembly and setup instructions for the Helix SSR Daughter Board. It is not the purpose of this document to teach soldering techniques or basic electronics. If you need assistance in this area there are several other sources on the internet for this type of information.

The assembly and setup will follow these steps:
  1. Initial Assembly of the SSR Daughter board
  2. Final Assembly of the SSR Daughter board
  3. Setup of the SSR Daughter board

The Helix SSR Daughter Board is fairly complicated to assemble. If you have little experience with PCB assembly you may want to consider assembling the Helix Daughter Board first.

The Helix SSR Daughter Board is fairly complicated to assemble. If you have little experience with PCB assembly you may want to consider assembling the Helix Daughter Board first.

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