K'nex IPod Touch Dock/Stand.

Introduction: K'nex IPod Touch Dock/Stand.

This is an iPod stand created out of K'nex. It can be easily changed into a dock for your iPod Touch, Classic, or Nano. This does not take long to build and has a very cool shape. I hope you guys enjoy.

Step 1: Building the Basic Pieces.

Build and get the following things...

Step 2: Adding a Little to Your Stand.

Step 3: Finishing the Stand.

Add the final pieces to your stand and you are done.

Thank you for building my iPod stand!!! :)

UPDATE: To turn this K'nex iPod stand into a "Dock" simpley feed the USB end of your cable through the opening in the dock. See 3rd picture. Pull it all the way and connect your iPod to the cable. Plug the USB into your computer and there you have it, an incredible K'nex iPod docking station.

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    110 Discussions

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    blockabloke
    blockabloke

    7 years ago

    Does it work with iPod touch 5 gen?

    check mine out :https://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-IPod-Touch-Dock/

    PROS
    it fits in most cup-holders if you are going on a long trip

    CONS
    right now its portrait only but a landscape version will be coming out soon

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    seniorpancakeman
    seniorpancakeman

    9 years ago on Step 3

    my WORST NIGHTMARE just happened.......... i built it and my ipod doesn't fit what went wrong

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    crazydog75
    crazydog75

    10 years ago on Step 3

    I made a modification i use mine in landscape and i added an audio connector built into the side of it.

    download.jpgdownload-1.jpg
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    hying
    hying

    Reply 9 years ago on Step 3

    How do you do it Crazydog75?

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    sonicmule12
    sonicmule12

    9 years ago on Step 3

    its very cool it fits my lg optimus really good its like a chair

    This stand is amazing. At first I wasn't sure I would have enough pieces, but I did. The one problem I had was that I didn't have that flat red piece with the 3 connectors on it, so I used a 180 degree connector and added some of the short rods to the top and sides. But it is still amazing nonetheless. It's like a elegant throne for my glorious iPod.

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    CurryKid
    CurryKid

    10 years ago on Introduction

    Very nice dock. I prefer my Lego Dock, but this is a nice change. A couple things to improve: On Step 1, make picture 2 at an angle for which you can see how the green piece is connected to the rod. Another thing is to specify how many of each p art is required. Overall, I liked the design, a bit too bulky for me, but, I would improve some of the instructions, because I was guessing on how to do things for much of the building.

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    knex_mepalm
    knex_mepalm

    10 years ago on Step 1

     Hye. Hey. Hey. You didn't say in the beginning in BOLD letters that You need an iPOOD touche

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    355374
    355374

    10 years ago on Step 2

    Wow this is wicked :) thanks for posting