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Trick your friends with their Flip Video Camera!

For the April Fools day contest, but you can do this anytime.

This Instructable will easily freak out your friends (maybe), and they'll wonder how you got that note in there.

So, if you want to do this, let's get to work! :-)
 
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Step 2: Open up the camera.

Pull off the 4 rubber thingies, and then remove the screws.

Once you get the screws out, open up the camera.

Try not to get that battery holder undone, it gets really annoying.

Step 3: Paper/ cutting time.

Picture of Paper/ cutting time.
Write down your note.

Put it up to the camera.

It obviously is too big, right?

So it's time for cutting.

Put the paper up to the screen, and trace how big the screen is.
Then, cut.

Then, write a note.
Put it in.

Move on to the next step.

Step 5: Bob.

Throughout the Instructable, did you see Bob?

Here's what the whole finger looks like.

It used to be my WHOLE hand, but then my mom got mad.

Have fun pranking once again!


-GorillazMiko
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Dumchicken3 years ago
this ones mine :P
flip two.bmpflip one.bmp
Gavabc1236 years ago
what is a flip phone
it a flip video camcorder and that one is REALLY old i have the flip hd TWo hour one
GorillazMiko (author)  Gavabc1235 years ago
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hahaha we're so imma ture XD hahaha HOHOHO HEEEEHEHEHEE
Comma Comma Pipe Comma type the characters named in notepad
This is my new flip phone's picture:
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Derin Derin5 years ago
oops i meant
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LoL
this is pretty sweet but alot of phones now have those special screws that you can never fricken get out you have to step on the phone....... btw thx 4 teachin me 2 write rly small hi
they're torx and tamperproof torx
how do you write that small
you can get the special heads at radio shack.
where did you get the instructables sticker?
Warlrosity4 years ago
Could you please do an Inasuractable on bob?
shveet5 years ago
haha hi bob
dkfa5 years ago
Will this work with the newer ver.? becuse this is like the oldest one.
GorillazMiko (author)  dkfa5 years ago
Probably. The Mino? Just open it up; don't lose or mess anything up, and just put the picture there.
I did not know you were a numismatist.... Small world.... Fave coin???
GorillazMiko (author)  TheDeadChemist5 years ago
Probably wheat pennies.
Hey, GM, I know this is random, but I really like the design you drew on your finger-could you draw a similar one on paper and upload it and give me the link? I want to put it as the background on my computer and maybe my mp3 player. It's cool, and kinda relaxing to look at.
GorillazMiko (author)  Lithium Rain5 years ago
LOL get ready...
Cool-thanks! :)
GorillazMiko (author)  Lithium Rain5 years ago
I can't find it. I drew it on a WHOLE piece of paper. Letter sized. It was INSANITY!!!!!! But now it's gone. ): I scanned it and uploaded to Photobucket, but deleted it on accident before. NOOOOOOOOOO!! If I find it, I'll upload it for you.
:'( Thanks...look hard!
noahh5 years ago
everyone keep in mind that these are not actually PHONES but video cameras.
Flumpkins6 years ago
I found bob
GorillazMiko (author)  Flumpkins6 years ago
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I found bob. 1st and second photos on the second row of photos
iman6 years ago
sweet we beat gorillazmiko to comment lol :)
GorillazMiko (author)  iman6 years ago
It's my Instructable...
I know I was joking that is the only place you dont comment first lol :)
Derin iman6 years ago
no i saw a few with gorillaz being beaten on commenting
I'm...uh...going to go...hide my flip now...
GorillazMiko (author)  Spl1nt3rC3ll6 years ago
...Don't even try.
yeah.
marc926 years ago
Nice! Voted!
nf1196 years ago
bob looks unhealthy, i hope he's not around all the time
LinuxH4x0r6 years ago
Nice! It would be cool if you could hack it to randomly show that while they are taking a video
Brennn106 years ago
Sweet! I don't have a flip, but this looks pretty funny. +1 and vote
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