The reasoning behind this is the need to charge my mp3 player and only having a spare phone charger for a phone I no longer use, so I reckoned there was a way based on the fact that I managed the exact opposite when my phone died.
I wouldn't say I set to work so much as stared at a plug for a while.
I managed not to use a single tool and only two materials... So no list.
You'll have to forgive me on some of the photos, I've had to use my phone for these since it's the only camera with a short enough focal distance I have at the moment, so they're all a little washed out looking...
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Step 1: Rip the end off the cable
Basically grip the nail where you want to strip, bend the cable over the back of the nail, press your nail down hard and pull the cable.
Image below's borrowed from another of my 'ibles...