Recycle an old credit card/store card into a handy cable organizer!

This will prevent your cables on your stereo/compute from falling when disconnected, and minimizes tangling.

Visit http://www.creatrope.com/blog/make/card-cable-organizer/ for similar projects.

Step 1: Find an unneeded stiff plastic card - a credit card or store card is ideal.

Mandatory Painfully Obvious Stuff That I Shouldn't Have To Say But Will Anyway

  • Don't use an active card, you can't repair it
  • Don't use an unneeded card with active credit card information on it, it's better to destroy those cards.
So I just stubbled upon this idea, made one, and it works great! Thanks for sharing. You saved me money and the angst of figuring out which cable organizer would work best.
well done lad<br>
here is an alternative of the same idea. first i used a transparent plastic from a dvd bundle-box, second i placed the holder between the parts of my comp.desk, so that's more stable and strong. no need for staples. photo attached.
clean and simple.. excellent
I have a pretty good system for <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.jonfleck.com/2008/10/19/organize-wires-inside-the-computer/">organizing wires and cables using Carabiners, Velcro straps and boxes.</a><br/>
Simple and effective.
Cool! Thanks
Excellent idea, thanks.
This is an excellent idea!! Like most people I have raging messy wire syndrome. This will really help, thanks. I am off to make one now. :-)
<h2> genius</h2>

About This Instructable


57 favorites


More by creatrope: H.R. Giger-Inspired Alien Costume General Grievous Costume with Moving Mechanical Extra Set of Arms PVC Clip
Add instructable to: