Installing LED Eyes in a Tomy Crackbot Robot

Installing LED Eyes in a Tomy Crackbot Robot

Remember those hi-tech, programmable Tomy robots from the 80s like the Omnibot?  Well growing up I didn’t have one, instead I had the Crackbot, a less impressive low-end model robot.  Out of pure nostalgia I picked up one of these still in the box.  I wanted to make his eyes glow red (he’s a robot after all) so I opened him up, drilled some small holes, installed 2 LED lights, connected a 3V coin cell battery and mounted a switch on the back of his head.  Below is a video showing the results:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *