USB Replacement Cap

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Introduction: USB Replacement Cap

About: Ed and Stephanie Vinces, co-owners of Pacifica Computer Pros, in business for 30 years. www,compros.com. We do kinetic art, art projects, robotics, mosaics, statues, needlework, and much more. Lifetime mem...

This is an easy to do repalcement cap for a USB flash drive using a mouse or keyboard PS2 to USB adapter and simple tools. Project can be completed in about 5 minutes.

Step 1: Measure Cutting Line

Measure and mark a line about 5/8" from the USB end.

Step 2:

Cut the adapter on the line, then sand end and round the corners as needed.

Step 3:

Now you have a new sturdy cap that is harder (but not impossible) to lose.

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    I like it! Now show me how to make it into a key chain :D

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    I have done this also, there is plenty of material left and you can drill a small hole, about 1/16" near a corner and thread a wire or carpet thread thru it and attach it to a keychain.

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    Nice!!!!!!!!

    Simple, quick, and cheap. This is a good idea.