Introduction: Lego IPod Dock

This is a simple Lego iPod dock that you can build in a single afternoon. It is very simple to make. Oh, and by the way this is my first instructable, so I hope you like it!

Step 1: Gather Pieces

1. 1 16x8 plate
2. 4 8x2s
3. 8 3x2s
4. 12 2x2s
5. 8 6x2s
6. 5 4x2s
7. 2 1x2s
8. 2 1x4s
9. 2 1x6s
10. 2 1x1s

Step 2: Main Body

Stack 4 2x6s on top of each other, and place on board as shown.  Build two walls around the piece that you just made as shown.

Step 3: Another Wall!

Build the wall as shown in the pictures

Step 4: Building the Cord Holder

stack the 2x2 pieces on top of each other as shown.  Then place a 2x2, and a 1x1 on top of them as shown.

Step 5: USB Cord

Put the USB charger across the two Lego pieces as shown.  Then secure the cord down with Lego pieces.

Step 6: Finish the Back Wall

Finish covering the back wall with Lego's as shown.

Step 7: Bulid the Corners

Build the corners around the USB plug as shown.

Step 8: Testing 1, 2, 3.

Plug in your iPod and your done!

Step 9: OPTIONAL

These steps are optional they are just for decoration.

Step 10:

1. 6 clear 1x1 slanted pieces
2. 6 1x2s

Step 11: Putting It All Together

Put it all together as shown.

Step 12: Second Test

So NOW you can plug your iPod in, and enjoy!

Step 13: Enjoy!

Enjoy your new iPod dock!

Comments

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TRAVIStheAWESOME123 made it! (author)2012-06-06

REALLY cool dude. 5*****'s all the way!! This is a MUST try!!!Nice work!!

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Spikeyhairdude made it! (author)2012-02-22

AWESOME!!!!!!

I rate this a DEFINANT 5 STARS!!! THANX iApple guy

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-24

Thank you!

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Spikeyhairdude made it! (author)Spikeyhairdude2012-03-03

So far i made 27 ipod docks and moded one for my motorola! thanx :)

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-03-09

Why did you make 27 iPod docks!?!?

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Spikeyhairdude made it! (author)Spikeyhairdude2012-03-18

because my little sis kept breaking it ;o

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VAViking made it! (author)2012-02-23

Impressive work iApple guy!

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-24

Thanks!

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hmfoster made it! (author)2012-02-19

can you make a modified one for the iTouch?

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-21

Yes

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-19

I think the iPod touch will fit, but I do not know. Could you give me the dimensions for the iPod touch

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hmfoster made it! (author)hmfoster2012-02-20

4.3 in by 2.3 in by 0.28 in.

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-21

Ok

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thewizzard made it! (author)2012-02-20

I Just built it and modified for iPhone no problems nice work iApple guy. I just widened the cradle & made less back wall to make iPhone lean at a nice angle, the hardest bit was finding all my bits in my sons GoGoSac full of lego but at least clean up of lego after was easy.

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-21

That's what I did!

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kucherf made it! (author)2012-02-19

GREAT IDEA!!!!!
I added a speaker on each side to the lego structure and it looks and sound fantastic!

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-19

I think I will do that.

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iApple guy made it! (author)iApple guy2012-02-19

Can you post pictures?

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