Paper Clip Universal Phone Battery Charger




Big thanks to the creator of this video ... I did my own version of this ^_^ ...

So Let's start !

Step 1: Materials

1. Cutter

2.Paper Clip

3-4. USB Travel Charger and USB Cable

Step 2: Preparing Usb Cable

1. Cut the one end of USB cable (as shown in the picture)

2. Peel the cover of USB Cable 2-3 inch (RECOMMENDED length) on the cutted side

3. There will have 4 wires with different colors , just cut the two wires for data

4. Peel the cover of the 2 remaining wires , 1-1.5 inch (RECOMMENDED length)

Step 3: Preparing the Paper Clip

* Make that shape ...

Step 4: Finalizing

1. Put together the wires and the paper clips (solder it or use electric tape)

2. Put an electric tape in the middle of the paper clip (serve as handle)




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    3 Discussions


    Question 3 months ago on Step 4

    That's all wonderful but once you've made what do you do with it? The end of your instructions shows two prods. Do you plug it in and stick it on your tongue? Makes your hair stand up? See a video but it doesn't work.


    1 year ago

    Is there any thing we can do to reduce the voltage of the charger.Because if there is it would be helpful,My micro usb charging port is broken.PLs help


    4 years ago on Introduction

    Just wonder how fast you will fry your battery. USB charger gives 5 volts, and battery needs 4.2V! And it's very dangerous to give it more than 4.2V. In best scenario it will get chubby, in worst pop, explode or put itself on fire. If you don't believe me, watch this: