Golden Harvest Pixel

The Golden Harvest Pixel electronics feature a multi-colored strip blade LED and custom sound font customization. The Golden Harvest Pixel also features different blade modes and color profiles for customizing your saber.

Video overview

    Important Information

  • Please use the provided accessories for charging your saber
  • Do not raise the factory volume settings located in the general.txt file on your saber. If you wish to adjust the volume of your saber please utilize the [volume control menu]
  • Remove pixel blade from saber before connecting to a charger
  • Do not leave saber in Active Mode while connected to a charger
  • Your saber must be in Standby Mode before connecting to a PC
  • Copy the contents of your sabers SD card to your PC before making any edits to your saber via PC
  • Always charge your saber before making edits to your saber via PC, or updating your sabers firmware

Getting Started

Before booting up you saber, follow the link to our blade installation guide - Blade Installation Guide

Your Golden Harvest Pixel saber will arrive semi-charged and in Deep Sleep Mode. Tap the power button to exit Deep Sleep Mode and enter Standby Mode.

  • Standby Mode is when the saber is awake but the blade is not lit.
  • Active Mode is when the saber is on and the blade is lit. 
  • Deep Sleep Mode is when your saber has been in Standby Mode for 5 minutes.

Your Golden Harvest Pixel saber will return to Deep Sleep Mode automatically after remaining in Standby Mode for 5 minutes.

While blade is active

Active mode is when your saber blade is lit (the LED is active) and making sound (if enabled).

Control Effect Additional Info
Press Button Blaster deflect
Hold button, twist saber, release button Force push
Hold for 2 seconds, release button and clash saber
Activate lock-up Tap button to stop effect
Hold button for two seconds, release button while saber blade tip is pointed down Activate drag Tap button to stop effect
Thrust saber forward in jabbing motion Activate stab
Hold button for 2 seconds, release button and preform Stab Activate melt Tap button to stop effect
Hold button and Stab Toggle Power Saving Mode
Hold button for 2 seconds, release button, tap button Enter color profile menu/Change blade color
  • Twist saber back and forth to cycle through color profiles
  • Point blade tip up when twisting to cycle color profiles forward
  • Point blade tip down when twisting to cycle color profiles backwards
To confirm, hold the button for two (2) seconds. Sound will play to confirm selection/menu exit
Hold button for 2 seconds, release button, hold button for 2 seconds Enter effects menu/change blade effects

There are two layers to the blade effects. The first layer is the blade profile. The second layer is the on top effect.

  • Twist saber to cycle through blade profiles
  • Tap button to cycle through on top effects
  • Point blade tip up when twisting/tapping to cycle effects forward
  • Point blade tip downwards while twisting/tapping to cycle effects backwards
There are 36 blade profiles and 28 on top effects to choose from.
To leave effects menu or confirm effects choice, hold button for 2 seconds. Sound will play to confirm selection/menu exit
Point saber blade downwards, hold button for 2 seconds and release. Change ignited/standby accent LED profiles (only for sabers with accent LEDs) Ignited accents profiles determine how your sabers accent LEDs will behave while in active mode.

Standby accents profiles determine how your sabers accent LEDs will behave while in standby mode.

  • Tap button to cycle through ignited accent profile options
  • Hold button for 2 seconds to confirm profile choice and/or advance to standby accent profile options
  • Hold button for 2 seconds during standby accent options to leave menu

While blade is in standby mode

Standby mode is while your saber is on (accepting inputs) but the blade is not active.

Control Effect Additional info
Press Button Activate saber Blade is now active
Point your saber blade up, hold button for 2 seconds and then release the button. Sound menu/Change sound font
  • Twist saber back and forth to cycle through sound fonts 1 at a time
    • Tap button to cycle through fonts 5 at a time
  • Point blade tip up when twisting/tapping to cycle sound fonts forward
  • Point blade tip down when twisting/tapping to cycle sound fonts backwards
To leave sound menu or confirm sound font choice, hold button for 2 seconds. A sound will play to confirm selection/menu exit
Point your saber blade downwards and hold the button for 2 seconds before releasing Volume control menu/Adjust volume level This will activate the volume control menu. Twist saber to adjust volume level. To confirm volume selection and exit volume menu, tap button.
Hold button down and stab saber Battery level indicator Audio cue will play to confirm battery level indicator is active. Listen to audio for current battery level.
While Battery level indicator is active, stab saber Calibrate battery For best results only calibrate your battery after fully charging

Your saber arrives with the battery fully calibrated. Calibration helps your saber accurately track your current battery level.
Hold button for 10 seconds, release when LEDs begin flashing Reset saber When your lightsaber resets, the LEDs in your saber blade will begin to flash. Once reset is complete, the LEDs will stop flashing and the boot sound of the last active sound font will play.
Point saber blade downwards and hold button. Twist saber. Saber editor menu Editing options changes depending on which tier of saber you have.

  • Tap button to cycle through saber editor options
  • Point saber blade upwards to cycle forward through editor options
  • Point saber blade downwards to cycle backwards through editor options
  • Hold button for 2 seconds to choose saber editor option

To leave saber editor menu, navigate to “Save and leave saber editor” option and hold down button for 2 seconds to confirm selection.

Troubleshooting

My blade is blinking and does not respond to any button taps. How can I fix that?
The blade blinking and saber not responding indicates an SD card error. Please contact SF customer service for further assistance
My blade looks dim/white blade color looks yellow/is experiencing blade animation errors. How can I fix this?

Please charge your saber. The battery level of your saber can affect the brightness, color, and overall performance of your saber

There is stuttering/choppy/no sound from my saber. How can I fix it?
Sound errors can be the result of a low battery level, or corrupted files on your sabers SD card. Try the following options:
  • Charge your saber
  • Reset saber
  • Reformat your SD card by following the instructions below:
  1. Connect your saber to a PC and make a copy of the contents located on your sabers SD card.
  2. Download the SD card formatting software below for the operating system you are working on:
    1. Windows Download
    2. MacOS Download
  3. Select your SD card and when formatting make sure to use the "quick format" option.
  4. When reformatting is completed restore the files onto your SD card using the copy you saved to your computer in step 1

If these troubleshooting options do not solve any sound related errors you are experiencing please contact SF customer service for further assistance.

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