Introduction: K'nex IPod Touch Dock/Stand.

This is an iPod stand created out of K'nex. It can be easily changed into a dock for your iPod Touch, Classic, or Nano. This does not take long to build and has a very cool shape. I hope you guys enjoy.

Step 1: Building the Basic Pieces.

Build and get the following things...

Step 2: Adding a Little to Your Stand.

Step 3: Finishing the Stand.

Add the final pieces to your stand and you are done.

Thank you for building my iPod stand!!! :)

UPDATE: To turn this K'nex iPod stand into a "Dock" simpley feed the USB end of your cable through the opening in the dock. See 3rd picture. Pull it all the way and connect your iPod to the cable. Plug the USB into your computer and there you have it, an incredible K'nex iPod docking station.

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blockabloke (author)2013-11-04

Does it work with iPod touch 5 gen?

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Aperture Laboratories (author)2012-04-12

check mine out :https://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-IPod-Touch-Dock/

PROS
it fits in most cup-holders if you are going on a long trip

CONS
right now its portrait only but a landscape version will be coming out soon

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seniorpancakeman (author)2011-07-08

my WORST NIGHTMARE just happened.......... i built it and my ipod doesn't fit what went wrong

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crazydog75 (author)2010-08-05

I made a modification i use mine in landscape and i added an audio connector built into the side of it.

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hying (author)crazydog752011-05-19

How do you do it Crazydog75?

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gogglepoofs (author)2011-03-03

darn it....i dont have enough pieces.....=(

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sonicmule12 (author)2011-02-13

its very cool it fits my lg optimus really good its like a chair

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godzillalikespie (author)2011-01-31

This stand is amazing. At first I wasn't sure I would have enough pieces, but I did. The one problem I had was that I didn't have that flat red piece with the 3 connectors on it, so I used a 180 degree connector and added some of the short rods to the top and sides. But it is still amazing nonetheless. It's like a elegant throne for my glorious iPod.

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noodleman97 (author)2010-12-22

This is great.
Thumbs up!

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woozlewazzle123 (author)2010-12-04

cool, easy to make and looks pretty good to, 4.5/5

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CurryKid (author)2010-06-24

Very nice dock. I prefer my Lego Dock, but this is a nice change. A couple things to improve: On Step 1, make picture 2 at an angle for which you can see how the green piece is connected to the rod. Another thing is to specify how many of each p art is required. Overall, I liked the design, a bit too bulky for me, but, I would improve some of the instructions, because I was guessing on how to do things for much of the building.

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slithien (author)2010-06-04

lol my phone fits this to!!

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knex_mepalm (author)2010-04-06

 Hye. Hey. Hey. You didn't say in the beginning in BOLD letters that You need an iPOOD touche

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SonicX 22 (author)knex_mepalm2010-04-27

 lol i got mine 2 days ago

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knex_mepalm (author)SonicX 222010-05-01

 3 weeks ago.

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t'aint a website

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knex_mepalm (author)2010-04-06

 Ok, now I have one and I can finally make this...Whoo!

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355374 (author)2010-04-02

Wow this is wicked :) thanks for posting

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knex_mepalm (author)2010-03-24

SOB, i wnana get one any tips on beggin your parents for one?

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Nickia94 (author)2009-10-14

 this is cool. i even added a modifacation to it. on the rightside, i too a couple orange connectors and made a ear phone holder. itsa pretty cool little extra thing...

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swishinj (author)Nickia942009-10-22

 HOW???????????? 

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Nickia94 (author)swishinj2009-10-23

its VERY simple... it uses 4 more pieces. i'll get a few pics as soon as i can

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swishinj (author)Nickia942009-10-25

 thanks :D reply when u do :)

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Nickia94 (author)swishinj2009-11-26

 hey, sorry i haven't said anything 4 a while... my computer had a virus...  :(  sorry... and my camera broke so i wont be able to take a picture of that thing i added on. sorry!

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swishinj (author)Nickia942009-11-27

dammit!!!!! u cant even use a cell?

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Nickia94 (author)swishinj2009-12-04

 i dont have one and my moms is so old it doesnt have a camera to it!

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swishinj (author)Nickia942009-12-05

 ok thanks! i'll try and comment if it worked :)

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Nickia94 (author)Nickia942009-12-04

 here is what i did: i took 3 orange connectors and 1 gray small rod (it was bigger than a small green, but smaller than a blue rod) i then connected two of the orange connectors with the gray rod. then attached the other orange piece to the gray rod and to the side of the stand... idk if that helps or not...

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bannana inventor (author)2008-10-12

uhh... I don't have the iPhone, I have the iPod Touch.

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sucker! the iphone is now 199 bucks! lol!

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Plus $30 for internet every month.

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WOW!!! I don't even have AT&T;!!! 2mins ago!!!

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unlucky you, you are missing out

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OMG my dad just brought home an iPhone!!! Here is proof...

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~~un~~lucky you

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LOL Your right the iPhone is cool. My dad and I our putting some music on it right now.

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try going to ibles sometime

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What do you mean?

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on the iphone

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Well, it's my dad's and he took it to work, so I can't do it now. However I have done it on my iPod Touch. :D

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Well they do seem pretty cool, but I already have a LG Dare and an iPod Touch. So I really don't need one. :D

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mister lamp (author)2009-05-01

you rock!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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swishinj (author)2009-04-27

what pieces are in here?

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bannana inventor (author)2008-10-13

You guys should watch this it is very funny!!! Watch the person in the background he does some awesome stuff. The song totally goes with it!!! :D

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bullet-head (author)2008-10-13

dont you think this is a lil too....... bulky?

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No.

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rkr (author)2008-10-09

Pretty cool. 4.5

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bannana inventor (author)rkr2008-10-09

Thank you!!! Just out of curiosity, do you have an iPod Touch?

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