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Frame Fixture Assembly
Estimated Assembly Time: 1 hour
Frame Assembly Instructions
The Assemblers Package comes with 3 frame fixtures, you will use all 3 when you assemble an Apollo robot.
Pallet Layout - Short Arm
Assembly Layout - Short Arm
Open the Assemblers Package on a large table or work surface.
Cover your work surface with polyethylene or parchment-paper as a protective barrier.
Tip: parchment paper comes with every robot kit, separating all the laser cut pallets.
PPE: Wear safety glasses and nitrile gloves when working with epoxy glue.
Prepare the glue gun, locate the Fixture flat-pack, and have tape or clamps ready.
How to prepare and maintain an epoxy glue gun
Lay out the Frame Fixture Pieces as shown in the Assembly Layout image.
Dry-fit the fixture as shown in
. Then disassemble and lay parts back into the Assembly Layout configuration.
Apply glue and assemble Fixture as shown in
Apply glue to the fixture surfaces which make contact one piece at a time, until the whole fixture is glued together.
You will have approximately 1 to 3 hours work time before the epoxy starts to harden.
Epoxy set time is around 1 hour at 90F, 2 hours at 80F, 3 hours at 70F, 4 hours at 60F.
Tape, rubber-band or clamp the glued item while the epoxy sets.
Store the Epoxy Gun in a Gallon Freezer Bag in your Freezer. Simply warm it to room temperature the next time you need it.