Introduction: Easy DIY Steampunk USB

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This is my first instructable so dont be so rought whit me :)) , And sorry for my bad english.

Step 1: Gather Materials

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I used gears from an old mechanical watch a copper pipe,hot glue,a bright led, and quick glue .

Step 2: Cut Cupper Pipe

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Cut the copper pipe to the lenght of the usb stick.

Step 3: Make the Body

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After you cut the copper pipe now we can make the body,and the front and bottom piece.

Step 4: The Front Cover

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The thing is the same like the body, just measure the usb lenght and cut, and solder . Just like the body.

Step 5: Final Step BE Creative

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After everything is ready and all are glued and set in place to be oxidized copper in the following way: a quarter cup of vinegar and two tablespoons of coarse salt, and applied with a soft brush or a toothbrush but not very much to result in an ugly black :))

PS. Sorry for my bad english i used google translate.


Dioda88 (author)2015-01-14

I am working to a smaller version to but is hard whit gears that moving, if u have ideeas just post it here

SparkySolar (author)2014-10-18

I am working on a slightly smaller version

Dioda88 (author)2014-09-17


Nicest looking USB I've seen in a long time!

jiangjiang (author)2014-07-28


kmargie25 (author)2014-07-27

Very nice!

fahadmajid (author)2014-07-26

so cool nice job ther bro

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