How to Make an Mp3/Ipod Speakers (Jack to Speaker Wires)

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Hi, I am TheRealTobobias showing you how to make an Mp3/Ipod Speakers. If you cant here music, you want speakers, check this easy an cheap project.

Ok, lets do it.

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Step 1: Materials

For this project you will need:

A pair of small KCF speakers. (Can take them of the of some old pair of computer speakers).
Old cheap headphones.
Speaker wires.
Soldering Iron

Step 2: Connecting the Wires

You will need to cut the headphones, taking of the earbuds.
You will have 4 wires:
Red and green to positive speaker cables.
Red - green and coil to negative speaker cables.

Check if they work... (Move the cables to check well). They should work but If they do not work connect:
Red and green to negative speaker cables.
Red - green and coil to positive speaker cables.

Do not forget to take aside the yellowish thread. (Optional: burn the tips)
Then solder everything well.

Step 3: Putting It All In

Put everything inside a tin or whatever you want to put it in. Make a hole on the side like the photo. Take the jack out like in the photo. 

Plug the audio jack into your music system and enjoy. 

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    7 years ago on Step 2

    This is similar to mine:
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