Introduction: Super Easy Ipod Projector!!!!

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 A fun instructable that you enjoy having.

Step 1: Materials

 -Small magnifying glass (clean)
 -oatmeal box
 -scissors
 -small mirror
 -ipod 
 - optional: metal tape, sharpie, Tv show on IPod.

Step 2: Cut Holes!

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 Cut the top hole in proportion to your IPod.
The front hole is a tiny bit bigger than it is in the image, it lets the light from the mirror out.

Step 3: Place Materials

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 Line up the mirror in the back and tape it down, you should be able to see a perfectly upside image in the mirror.
Now put the glass in front of the mirror and move it back and forth until you reach the desired focus.

Step 4: Setup

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 Get in a very dark room for better results, turn the brightness on your ipod all the way up.

Step 5: Watch!!!

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 I'm watching family guy.
Also, plug in your headphones so you can hear.
Have fun!

Comments

jrg3ni0us (author)2011-03-15

This instructable was awesome! It was the final element i needed to make a home theatre with an iPod

eva_maree_dixon (author)2014-01-22

It is not well made check out mine I have two that don't require mirrors and shoot 4ft by 4ft

destinylalasmile (author)2013-08-23

That's so cool but could u maybe make a video for this?

EmoPandaQueen13 (author)2012-09-29

Heyy what is the approx. diameter of the lens and mirror???

_omar_ (author)2011-09-05

hey guys, is there any one who tried to make this projector ?
4 those of u who did, what is the certain space that i have to measure between the mirror and the lens ? and what's the right degree of the mirror ? i read that it must be 45* to get a good viewing angle and clear images
however,good job 4 all of u who did it and worked, hope u answer me fast so i can make one 4 myself too :)

casemaster5 (author)2010-04-14

it doesnt work. the screen isnt bright enough

turn the backlight wayyyyy up and make the room as dark as possible

unaffiliatedperson (author)2010-06-19

probly be fun to put porn or have free movies for everyone at the park. just that thers no walls in the park. :(

no, just no

WTF, where the #3|| where did the porn idea come from?

jacko622 (author)2010-07-14

that would be cool to plug in a speaker and a charger at home plus does this even project?

Yes if its dark and u focus it well it actually projects very well. :D

stephenniall (author)2010-02-25

going to use this method for my pda

 yeah i'm sure it would work great if it has a really bright screen. the brighter it is the better image quality.

Marble of Doom (author)2010-02-25

How large is the projected image?

chancho123 (author)2010-02-24

really easy .... can u make a video of it??

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