Introduction: 10-Minute Project: Cigar Box Charging Station

Grab a power strip, some velcro strips, a cigar box, and a dremel, and in just a few minutes you can throw together this simple yet elegant way to hide your mess of charging electronic peripherals!

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frisbeechamp1983 made it! (author)2011-07-13

Quick question, where can I get free cigar boxes?

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Retro Correct made it! (author)Retro Correct2012-04-25

Any place that mainly sells cigars will have a bunch of boxes for around a dollar.

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computer_gui made it! (author)2009-01-16

Very cool. Even more cool because it houses a zune!

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Labot2001 made it! (author)Labot20012009-01-17

Zunes pwn iPods.

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ItsTheHobbs made it! (author)ItsTheHobbs2009-01-17

No they don't....... zunes suck.

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Labot2001 made it! (author)Labot20012009-01-18

How can they suck? They lack lips.

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cornflaker made it! (author)cornflaker2009-01-28

Zunes are quiet innovative when it comes to sucking :P

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yanksguy made it! (author)yanksguy2011-11-27

iPods have an suckage app you can download.

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Solderguy made it! (author)Solderguy2009-01-30

Yes, well, the Ipod sucked when it was released, so it'll be a few years until Microsoft is up to speed with new Zunes.

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Warlrosity made it! (author)Warlrosity2009-07-18

iPod, not Ipod, iPod

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tevers94 made it! (author)tevers942009-05-08

zunes still suck

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cornflaker made it! (author)cornflaker2009-01-30

Haha I was just joking as I haven't actually had the chance to even see a Zune in real life (I live in Australia) but I have to say thats a pretty bad excuse, I mean why wouldn't you stick to iPods until they become good? :P I have to say though that its cool how you can send songs but microsoft really screwed up with how you can only send samples and the other people have to buy the song. (But thats obviously because of legal issues)

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DAND made it! (author)DAND2009-04-11

hahaha, well I'm on the on side. I have a Sansa lol

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J@50n made it! (author)J@50n2009-06-16

ipods r way better espically ipod touch! there is no zune touch is there now!

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guitarmonk15 made it! (author)guitarmonk152010-06-06

yes there is, it's the Zune HD

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Warlrosity made it! (author)Warlrosity2009-07-18

LOL! I love that! Haliroius! seriously,

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Phoghat made it! (author)Phoghat2010-01-30

Zunes do not suck, but having owned both I haveto say the iPod does pwn it

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Wasagi made it! (author)2010-01-30

 Aww yeah, 30 Gb Zune! I love mine to death, it may not look nice, but it works so smoothly.

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stitches22 made it! (author)2009-02-10

YES!!! ZUNE FTW!!!!!!!!! o yea and nice project

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stitches22 made it! (author)stitches222009-02-10

and btw, i have the same zune EXACT COLOR AND SIZE AND ALL!!!!

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Mr. Halloween made it! (author)2009-01-28

here is my cigar box

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MKohen made it! (author)2009-01-18

aww man.. I thought it was charging station that charges stuff in ten minutes... nice instructable though

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KentsOkay made it! (author)2009-01-16

That's cool! very... Gentleman's charging station vibe...

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Labot2001 made it! (author)Labot20012009-01-17

Haha, thanks.

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bumpus made it! (author)2009-01-16

You do know you could have made a Cigar Box Guitar with that, there box. ;-)

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Labot2001 made it! (author)Labot20012009-01-17

Lol, I FAIL'd at the Altoid guitar I made a year ago... Maybe I'll give it another go some day.

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