Mini Rubber Duck USB

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Turn a miniature rubber duck and a normal usb into a cute chimera.

To begin you will need....

-1 mini rubber duck(I got mine from a duck family pack at cvs)
*I found this store via google but haven't tested it out yet
-1 usb of any size
-1 exacto knife
-enough "glue" to fill the duck

This was a fundraiser idea for UST Engineering Club.

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Step 1: Take Apart the USB

This step is pretty simple, Using a small flat-head screw driver or any other prying device, remove the plastic casing from the flash drive.

Step 2: Cut the Duck

Make an incision at the back (front would work too) of the duck just big enough to slide the flash in.

Step 3: Cement the Flash Inside

Now this step is the part I am having trouble with,unless you glue the flash in somehow it'll just slide out when you yank the duck out of the usb port.

I used "instant" super glue and that was a mess because apparently hours qualify as instant.

Anyone know of an electronic safe fixative that'll work better than super glue?

Step 4: Plug It In

After it's dried all that's left is plugging it in.

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    11 Discussions

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    fuzzjp

    10 years ago on Introduction

    I'm having a TON of difficulty: 1- Finding a rubber duck and 2- Deciphering what size duck you used. PLEASE HELP!!!

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    kingjacobfuzzjp

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    I got this one from cvs and it is 3cm long. Pricehot.com has alot of mini rubber ducks but I couldnt tell you the exact dimensions of those ones.

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    fuzzjpkingjacob

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Thanks :) too bad all online things have shipping costs of $5 or more unless I buy in bulk -_-

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    kingjacobN1CK4ND0

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Yep, you could. The point of this build though was more to make the USB stick look better than make the duck light up :)