Introduction: DIY 9V Battery Clip

Hi, people!

In this instruct able I will show you how to make a 9 volt battery clip out of... a 9V battery :)... and some wire.
So, let's get started, shall we?

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kaveh2 made it!(author)2015-09-11

very useful and creative. thanks man.

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MaxF5 made it!(author)2015-08-28

you can get 2 things, 9 batteries and the clip thanks for that

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filip74321 made it!(author)2014-12-26

really nice project definetively one of my top 10's becouse i can always use a coyple of 9v clips :) thanks for posting this

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primeq made it!(author)2012-11-13

great inventive idea

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2013-02-26

Thanks!

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cobourgdave made it!(author)2012-07-30

Nice instructable and quite inventive. I will retrieve a few of the 9 volt'ers from the hazardous waste can. I can always use a few battery clips. Excellent!

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joshmt2012 made it!(author)2012-07-10

Instead of cutting the case apart you can just fold apart the top edges like i did in mine, that way you are able to save the case for an enclosure for other projects. nice post tho, i like all the pictures

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

Thanks.

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batman96 made it!(author)2012-07-10

Those "AAA" batteries that are in those, are not quite as long as a AAA, and the polarities are backwards, the little bump, is the negative side.

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

Yeah. they are "AAAA" (quadruple-A). Thanks for noticing ;)

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batman96 made it!(author)2012-07-10

I was just wondering if you actually ever tried putting them in your tv remote.
They are shorter, you have to use some tin foil to make it work, and the polarity is backwards from normal the little nub is negative.

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

Yes. They are good for emergencies.

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gzaloprgm made it!(author)2012-07-09

The mechanical stress moving the wires will cause eventual fails. Maybe embedding the connector in hot glue can solve it...

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alindsey3 made it!(author)2012-07-10

liquid electrical tape

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mho1970 made it!(author)2012-07-10

5 minute epoxy. Just a dab will do ya.

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-09

True.

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batonas made it!(author)2012-07-10

did the same thing a while ago, I used heat shrink to cover it up.

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

nice idea. I didn't have any shrink wrap tho.

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4lifenerdfighter made it!(author)2012-07-10

What is the "reflow method"?

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

The "reflow" method is when you re-melt the solder. So you make it flow again. You solder the place where you want the wire, in this case the contact circle, and then you solder the wire alone. Then you put them both together and you re melt the solder so it sticks.

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audreyobscura made it!(author)2012-07-10

Clever idea and Nice photos. I like how you used the image note function for the steps. Thanks for the share!

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

Thanks!

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diy_bloke made it!(author)2012-07-10

good, but i think i would have used on black and one red wire

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razvan_iycdi made it!(author)2012-07-10

That's a good idea. I didn't have any black wire so I just made one of them longer.