Instructables: exploring - technology - usb http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 05:23:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mountable Logitech c270 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountable-Logitech-c270/
Mountable Logitech c270 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/V5BD/I7ELBQ61/FZHV5BDI7ELBQ61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/V5BD/I7ELBQ61/FZHV5BDI7ELBQ61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/V5BD/I7ELBQ61/FZHV5BDI7ELBQ61.SMALL.jpg vanderblugen To make a mountable Logitech c720 webcam (in this example: onto a Joby Gorillapod) you are going to need: Power drill Small Phillips Screw Driver 2 1/4-20 in Hex Nuts (3 or 4 is not a bad idea) 1 20 x 3/4 in Bolt. It should be at least 1" long. I used 3/4" in length1/4" drill bit Super glue...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:04:46 PDT
cheap USB slotcar Timer Interface v3.0 working! http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-Timer-Interface-v30-working/
cheap USB slotcar Timer Interface v3.0 working! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/1ZAI/I7CCBZLA/FQW1ZAII7CCBZLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/1ZAI/I7CCBZLA/FQW1ZAII7CCBZLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/1ZAI/I7CCBZLA/FQW1ZAII7CCBZLA.SMALL.jpg heavyweather This continues and finishes my quest for a working USB-Gamepad-Slotcar-Timer-Interface.My first trials and the basics can be found here:http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-...and herehttp://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Gamepad-Slotca...This is v3.0, now the sensor triggers a timer and ...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:07:30 PDT
USB light for cell phone portable charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-light-for-cell-phone-portable-charger/
USB light for cell phone portable charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/5F2G/I72P3JC9/F1H5F2GI72P3JC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/5F2G/I72P3JC9/F1H5F2GI72P3JC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/5F2G/I72P3JC9/F1H5F2GI72P3JC9.SMALL.jpg gmuñoz1 Most of us have in the backpack a portable charger if your phone runs out of battery. these portable chargers have a USB connector so it can give you many applications to these sources of energy. Tools and Materials Tools:pair of plierssoldering ironMaterials:portable chargersolderingLEDmale USB ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:51:32 PDT
Turn An Old Highlighter Into A USB Stick For >$2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-An-Old-Highlighter-Into-A-USB-Stick-For-2/
Turn An Old Highlighter Into A USB Stick For >$2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/XOR6/I735W7KD/F3VXOR6I735W7KD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/XOR6/I735W7KD/F3VXOR6I735W7KD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/XOR6/I735W7KD/F3VXOR6I735W7KD.SMALL.jpg JM1999 Have you ever gotten bored of the normal standard plain USB stick cases? I have - I decided to turn an old highlighter into a USB stick, it worked well!All you'll need is a USB stick you don't mind pulling apart and an old highlighter.This is simple to make, a very quick and easy re-model.You will ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:48:12 PDT
USB Gamepad Slotcartimer - ir-lotsensor http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Gamepad-Slotcartimer-ir-lotsensor/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 17:44:59 PDT
Morse Code key connect with computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code-key-connect-with-computer/
Morse Code key connect with computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R0Z9/I71QCK0F/FFNR0Z9I71QCK0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R0Z9/I71QCK0F/FFNR0Z9I71QCK0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R0Z9/I71QCK0F/FFNR0Z9I71QCK0F.SMALL.jpg alanshiu This is my 1st project, the Morse Code key connect with computer via USB Beginning Prepared a computer mouse and open the case, remove the circuit board from mouse. Cover the LED Use paper and tape to cover the LED on the circuit board to block the light signal transmitt to control IC. Sol...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:00:30 PDT
Old Optical Mouse into high laser light WOW!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Optical-Mouse-into-high-laser-light/
Old Optical Mouse into high laser light WOW!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/HIA5/I6RSEH01/FK8HIA5I6RSEH01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/HIA5/I6RSEH01/FK8HIA5I6RSEH01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/HIA5/I6RSEH01/FK8HIA5I6RSEH01.SMALL.jpg monop If u want to make this you will need adult super vison thanks. Things what do you need 1.Glue2.Scissors 3.An optical mouse4.Tape 5.Screw drivers Step 1.Open the mouse Open mouse with screw driver and remove the scroller and button and glue the wires and magnifier that would be on back you ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:19:30 PST
The Unused Uses of Usb That didn't know and with smart phone fan OTG support http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-Unused-Uses-of-Usb-That-didnt-know-with-smart-/
The Unused Uses of Usb That didn't know and with smart phone fan OTG support - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/LE86/I6QD1F09/FOFLE86I6QD1F09.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/LE86/I6QD1F09/FOFLE86I6QD1F09.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/LE86/I6QD1F09/FOFLE86I6QD1F09.SMALL.jpg monop THIS IS FOR SCIENCE AND ELECTRICITY BUT IF YOU WANT TO MAKE IT WITH YOUR ADULT SUPERVISIONWARNING:THIS IS USB WITH CUT WIRES THAT MAY BE SHOCKING DON'T TOUCH TWO WIRES TOGETHER. What do you need 1.Usb cable not in used 2.LED 3.if you want to attach the fan that will need OTG to smart phone or i...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:11:11 PST
cheap USB slotcar timer interface http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-timer-interface/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:40:16 PST
Plywood USB drive cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-USB-drive-cover/
Plywood USB drive cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RXRI/I6H7D8KM/F8VRXRII6H7D8KM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RXRI/I6H7D8KM/F8VRXRII6H7D8KM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RXRI/I6H7D8KM/F8VRXRII6H7D8KM.SMALL.jpg Mondray123 This is my first instructable :) In this tutorial, I will show you how to make a case for your USB drive out of plywood.You will need: - USB drive- plywood- pen or pencil- sharpie- knife and/or chisel- saw- sandpaper- optional: paint or wood stain Select a piece of plywood. Cut yourself a piece o...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 22:58:17 PST
MultiCharger: An Apple/Samsung Charger v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/MultiCharger-An-AppleSamsung-Charger-v20/
MultiCharger: An Apple/Samsung Charger v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/VBLD/I6EXG3FE/FHCVBLDI6EXG3FE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/VBLD/I6EXG3FE/FHCVBLDI6EXG3FE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/VBLD/I6EXG3FE/FHCVBLDI6EXG3FE.SMALL.jpg changingelectronics Hmmmmmmm... Your at the airport. Your hugging the wall as you try to figure out which adapter to plug in, the one for you iPod, our our Galaxy S4... Hard decision, right? Which one has more music, better apps, etc. Eventually, you choose. The samsung won. Well, what about you iPod? It has good music...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 08:28:24 PST
Makey Makey device controls http://www.instructables.com/id/Makey-Makey-device-controls/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:09:28 PST
Battery powered USB Car charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-powered-USB-Car-charger/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:09:42 PST
TMG DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/TMG-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/15OA/I53I7OH8/F9C15OAI53I7OH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/15OA/I53I7OH8/F9C15OAI53I7OH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/15OA/I53I7OH8/F9C15OAI53I7OH8.SMALL.jpg themacguru DIY Stuff DIY Lego USB Flashdrive Nintendo Controller MP3, Version 2.0 Easy Cassette USB flash drive How To Make A USB Nintendo Thumbdrive half size Nintendo arcade turn a nes controller into a usb drive or usb wifi adapter! USB Flash Diskette
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 08:55:02 PST
USB charging box http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-charging-box/
USB charging box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/0CD8/I504WPNN/FQ00CD8I504WPNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/0CD8/I504WPNN/FQ00CD8I504WPNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/0CD8/I504WPNN/FQ00CD8I504WPNN.SMALL.jpg jtaylor115 Consolidating old Wall USB chargers can save spaceon wall outlet usage as well as move USB devices into 1 place to charge them rather then every other room trying to find an availible outlet to plug into. This USB Charging Box was made in under 30 minutes using common tools and scrap laying around t...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:38:21 PST
The Ultimate in USB drive protection http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-in-USB-drive-protection/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:23:23 PST
Physical USB Drive protection http://www.instructables.com/id/Physical-USB-Drive-protection/
Physical USB Drive protection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/XIVH/I4PHS8LE/FXOXIVHI4PHS8LE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/XIVH/I4PHS8LE/FXOXIVHI4PHS8LE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/XIVH/I4PHS8LE/FXOXIVHI4PHS8LE.SMALL.jpg Giedow Hey Instructables,Recently my USB drive was stolen, fortunately everything was backed up.It got me thinking, what if there was sensitive data on it? Or top secret government files? That is when I came up with this, an USB drive with an physical data lock. With a few switches the no one would be able...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16:22:05 PST
Hidden Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Charging-Station/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 10:23:05 PST
Mini Lego Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lego-Flashdrive/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:02:17 PST
How to make USB extension cable for 0$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-USB-extension-cable-for-0/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:22:21 PST
Background to our USB devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Background-to-our-USB-devices/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 21:36:00 PST
Human Powered Phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-USB-devices-using-your-muscle-power-Charg/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 11:21:04 PST
cube charging dock http://www.instructables.com/id/cube-charging-dock/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 10:53:25 PST
DIY Altoids USB Apple/Samsung Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Altoids-USB-iPodiPhone-AND-Samsung-USB-charger/
DIY Altoids USB Apple/Samsung Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/X6QP/I4CMIYXI/FCGX6QPI4CMIYXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/X6QP/I4CMIYXI/FCGX6QPI4CMIYXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/X6QP/I4CMIYXI/FCGX6QPI4CMIYXI.SMALL.jpg changingelectronics If you read my profile description, I say that I LOVE to build USB devices. I always am thinking of devices to charge next with that apple-like feature that tries to stop us DIY-ists to build our own chargers. You obviously know that Apple puts that into their devices (iOS 7 does not have that featu...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 02:30:08 PST
Steampunk data medium http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-data-medium/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:24:48 PST
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-USB-Fridge-Frefrigerator-Peltier-Coo-2/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 03:22:10 PST
PUB! Programmable USB Button http://www.instructables.com/id/PUB-Programmable-USB-Button/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 20:08:28 PST
Making A USB Eraser! http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-USB-Rubber/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 23:09:49 PST
Usb Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Bracelet-1/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:40:31 PST
Simple USB UPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-USB-UPS/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:15:24 PST
Emergency USB charger on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-USB-charger-on-the-cheap-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:47:57 PST
Measure Voltage of Phone Charger using a Simple Basic Digital Multimeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-Voltage-of-Phone-Charger-using-a-Simple-Ba/
Measure Voltage of Phone Charger using a Simple Basic Digital Multimeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/ZNN9/I2AR20D7/FMRZNN9I2AR20D7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/ZNN9/I2AR20D7/FMRZNN9I2AR20D7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/ZNN9/I2AR20D7/FMRZNN9I2AR20D7.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionRecently I bought a cheap Phone charger running on 4 AAA. One AAA battery is rated at 1.5V. So 4 batteries makes the total voltage: 6 V (1.5 X 4). The smart phone must only be charged using 5V power supply. I thought there should be some electric circuit in the cheap charger that is brin...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 03:12:18 PST
DIY Samsung USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Samsung-USB-Charger/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 17:25:58 PST
Halloween Phone Charger with adjustable power http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Phone-Charger-with-adjustable-power/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 01:36:14 PST
Virtual USB Charger Using Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-USB-Charger-Using-Sugru/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 23:35:48 PDT
Secret Usb Highlighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Usb-Highlighter/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:09:00 PDT
MOBILE USB Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Saving-USB-Fan/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:50:32 PDT
Usb Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Switch/
Usb Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/C918/I1GIJIQU/FSSC918I1GIJIQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/C918/I1GIJIQU/FSSC918I1GIJIQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/C918/I1GIJIQU/FSSC918I1GIJIQU.SMALL.jpg Poit19 I was looking for a usb switch with 2 inputs and 1 output, so I could switch my usb hub with mouse and keyboard between my PC and laptop. Didn't found it cheap enough so I decided to built one myself. Materials and tools Materials2 usb extension cables € 2,50A ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:26:17 PDT
USB Deposits http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Deposits/
USB Deposits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/AXJQ/I15L4F2K/FXYAXJQI15L4F2K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/AXJQ/I15L4F2K/FXYAXJQI15L4F2K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/AXJQ/I15L4F2K/FXYAXJQI15L4F2K.SMALL.jpg alexwalex123456789 Make sure you have a good cap and snap it on Put some files on the USB stick, like a video or photo. Make a hole in a log and get some krazy glue and put it in the hole. Put in the USB stick and you are finished!
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:47:23 PDT
Shorten your MicroUSB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Shorten-your-MicroUSB-Cable/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:11:38 PDT
Versatile powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-powerbank/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 02:16:23 PDT
Broken usb thumb drive fix. Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-usb-thumb-drive-fix-Hack/
Broken usb thumb drive fix. Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/LFV7/I1019IRZ/F4ELFV7I1019IRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/LFV7/I1019IRZ/F4ELFV7I1019IRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/LFV7/I1019IRZ/F4ELFV7I1019IRZ.SMALL.jpg troyka USB memory thumb drive fix or hack a new one Most new thumb drives seem to be quite big, and i recently bent a 16gb stick! thankfully the break did not affect the drive as you can see the actual drive is tiny while the case was over an inch long. (the original facet case was binned weeks ago) the ac...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 15:25:07 PDT
Controlling LEDs over USB with VUSB http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-LEDs-over-USB-with-VUSB/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 14:59:11 PDT
Top secret: Control a hidden usb port with a magnet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-secret-Control-a-hidden-usb-port-with-a-magnet/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 07:42:39 PDT
SNES External Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/SNES-External-Hard-Drive/
SNES External Hard Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/24SI/I0TUYTHH/FEB24SII0TUYTHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/24SI/I0TUYTHH/FEB24SII0TUYTHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/24SI/I0TUYTHH/FEB24SII0TUYTHH.SMALL.jpg NamedJohnny Okay, today I will show you how to turn your SNES deffective game into an external hard drive.Material :SNES Game (I chose Sim city but switch the sticker with Mario World ;) )Hard Drive (2.5'')Sata to mini-usb adapter (few dollars on ebay) Adapt the cassette First, you should remove the screws ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 18:14:35 PDT
Rechargable Flashlight PowerBank http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargable-Flashlight-PowerBank/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:28:51 PDT
USB Extender http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Extender/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:03:40 PDT
Cricket USB flashdrives http://www.instructables.com/id/Cricket-USB-flashdrives/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:51:10 PDT
Cuztomize Your USB/Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuztomize-Your-USBFlashdrive/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:33:35 PDT
Male to Male A to A USB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Male-to-Male-A-to-A-USB-Cable/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:12:54 PDT