Use this printable guide/template, some common LEGO pieces and our Crazy Circuits components to create a LEGO Lighting bug that really lights up!
- Maker Tape
- Crazy Circuits LED Chip
- Crazy Circuits Coin Cell Battery Holder
- CR2032 Battery
- LEGO 1x1 Round Tile × 2
- LEGO Round Tile with Eye × 2
- LEGO 1x2 Plate × 2
- 1x4 LEGO plate (3710)
- LEGO 1x8 Plate
- LEGO 1x10 Plate
- LEGO 2x6 Plate
- LEGO 2x4 Brick × 2
- LEGO 2x2 Brick with pins and axelhole
- LEGO 4x4 Plate with 2x2 open center
- LEGO 1x2/2x2 Bracket Plate
- LEGO 1x2 Plate with Handles
- Printable Template
Print out guide/wing template and gather the remainder of the listed materials.
Use the illustrated build guide to help you assemble the lighting bug itself. Wait to add wings until the circuitry has been added.
Follow the circuit assembly diagram to help you measure, cut, peel and stick the Maker Tape paths in place where indicated on the LEGO build.
Press the circuit components into place using the orientation shown in the circuit diagram. Add battery to turn the circuit on.
Cut out wings and use a hole punch to remove the holes on them. Afterward, use the two 1x1 round tiles to secure the wings to the front part of the bug body.