Introduction: Pocket Mp3 Case and Speakers

Fun, easy build, some easy soldering required

Step 1: Supplies

You will need:
Old head phones
Duct tape

soldering iron
pocket knife(or something to cut and strip wires with)
Electical tape

Step 2: Taking Apart the Head Phones

Take off the fuzzy thing,then snap off the plastic part, so all thats left is the speakers.

Step 3: Wires

Cut the wires about 8in (or more) away from the jack. put some electrican tape wher the two sections split about 3 in from the jack. strip off the black coating about 3in from the ends, the strip the ends of the inside wires about 1-2cm from the ends.

Step 4: Solder and Check

solder the wires to the contacts on the backs of the speakers.
when you are done, plug it in and see if it works.

Step 5: Part Two: the Case

Make a flat slab of duct tape, plca everything on it to make sure you know where it's all going. first tope down the wires, then make a slot for the Mp3.
Finaly tape atound the "speakers".
for the mp3 slot you may want to leave a spot open for the bottons/screen

Step 6: You're Done!!!!!!!

Now play some good music, or fold it in half and stick it in your pocket!!!


TSC (author)2010-01-30


superquack11 (author)2008-11-24

cool but how loud are they?

danm95 (author)superquack112009-01-18

Not very loud, doesn't work to well in noisy areas

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