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How to I make a solar USB charger charge an iPod Touch? Answered


I bought a solar USB charger the other day it says on the back
Output DC 5.5V  800mA

What steps to I need to take to make this charger charge an ipod when I plug in my USB cable?
[i.e. in terms of getting it to the right Voltage and Ampage to charge the iPod Touch (2nd Gen) ]


Thanks in advance!
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furrysalamander (author)2011-05-11

Isn't 5.5 volts the correct voltage anyway?

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fwjs28 (author)2010-01-03

there actually is an instructable on that..check it out 

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BurntSpy (author)fwjs282010-01-03

Thanks for your speedy answer!
I searched for one and had no luck could you please post a link.

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BurntSpy (author)J@50n2010-01-03

Thanks but the kit, Mighty Mint Boost has all the circuitry in it. I was actually looking for what I should do to modify my solar charger. Please see description.
Thanks for trying!

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J@50n (author)BurntSpy2010-01-03
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BurntSpy (author)J@50n2010-01-04