Picture of Belt Buckle Extension Cable, Actually works !!!
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make this sweet belt out of a extension cable and plug, works great easy to use and actually works.

warning!!: I am not responsible for faulty wiring or any injuries, this should be done by a professional electrician.

1 . extension cable
2. wire cutters
3. female plug
4. male plug
5. knife
6. screwdriver

Step 1: Wire cutting and striping

Picture of Wire cutting and striping
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1. cut the one end of your cable and remove the outer insulation
2. remove the paper insulation and the extra wire( i know i used black instead of red)
3. removed the individual wire insulation
moose574 years ago
You can also get twist lock cord ends to use instead of the regular push in ends. That way the belt won't pop open under pressure.
tiuk7 years ago
One time I was late for work, and managed to run out of the house without a belt. When I got to work I cut a length of cat5 cable and ran it through my belt loops, then just tied the ends together. Worked well enough for the day. I had always planned to put connectors on the ends and use a female-female adapter or put a male connector on one end and a female on the other (much like this instructable) to make a cool geeky belt, but I never got around to it.
PSPerson tiuk5 years ago
i used duct tape last week.... i didn't make an entire belt out of it though, i just tightened the first loop on either side of the zipper. worked great, just cut it off when i got home.
travgag (author)  tiuk7 years ago
anything does when you dont have a belt
fretthefred7 years ago
that would be really cool as a stage pin(used for theater lighting) because there flat stage pin
flio1917 years ago
lol nice belt, just isnt much of an "extension" when you're trying to use it. Maybe theres better ways to make it actually an extension? cool instructable though.
srilyk7 years ago
make some suspenders and you'll get a longer cord ;)
chavez000017 years ago
please do us a favor and go to an airport with a camcorder and pass through their metal detector, I would love to see the TSA reaction.
travgag (author)  chavez000017 years ago
that would be awsome
chavez000017 years ago
and you can still use it as an extension cord, though not a long one since you don't look fat.
LinuxH4x0r7 years ago
I like it! I'll try it when I get time.
advoo7 years ago
Nice idea. Maybe you could put the final photo at the start of this instructable