Kara Barclay
Apr 11, 2018

Help attaching switch add-on

1 comment

Any ideas on attaching the add-on to the SwitchBot? The fishing line on the add-on is larger diameter than the gap in the SwitchBot arm. Am I missing an obvious trick? I have a total of 6 of the add-ons (I got spares) and three Bots, and none of them work together. I can try peeling back the sticker, pulling out the fishing line, threading it and reattaching, but am afraid that will make the add-on far less sturdy. Any suggestions welcome.

Apr 18, 2018

Hi Kara,


The fishing line is designed as a little larger than the gap so it won't easily get out when arm swinging. Kindly do not take peeling off the sticker and fishing line from the add-on if possible, which might result in a less sturdy add-on.


Simply hang part of the fishing line into one conner of the gap, and then pull the fishing line hard so it can go through the gap. The fishing line has its elasticity.



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