Securing the battery

A project log for Little Mister

A heavy duty flashlight for special occasions.

Ole Andreas UtstumoOle Andreas Utstumo 01/19/2017 at 21:390 Comments

For securing the battery I made a "bed" out of two lengths, drilled a hole for the positive wire that is soldered to the side of the battery and secured the whole thing with Velcro.

It's a snug fit, but I don't like this solution much. The positive wire is exposed close to the battery, and is in danger of touching the frame. I don't want the frame to be "energized", so I'll move the aluminium length further away and add a bottom of acrylic glass.