Introduction: Dinosaur Age SIMMS Repurposed Into Keychains

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Looking for a nifty keychain?  Just yank the any of the SIMMS or DIMMS from the computer you are about to throw out and add an keyring and your done!

Step 1: Find Materials

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 The older the machine the more parts you will be able to extract from it as the memory modules were smaller and more numerous than they are today.


Step 2: Attach Keychain

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 Of course, you will have to get over the fact that the RAM you just made into a keychain was on the magnitude of 50 or 80$ per MB back then and now worth next to fractions of a penny.  

This particular one is a single 256kbb SIMM from a 386 before it went the computer went to the eWaste facility.

Comments

katerlyn (author)2017-03-21

I love this idea, I put it on my Facebook..Thank you!!
I bought rings to make key chains out of unsold fishing lures which led me to your page.

sebasastudi (author)2011-04-18

me gusta el fondo como los consigo???

jhmarshall88 (author)2010-08-12

I totally did that about 5 years ago...it's still on my keychain!