O'Reilly Maker Shed
O'Reilly Maker Shed MintyBoost Charger Kit
2 in stock at Northern Virginia/Fairfax Micro Center
Charge on the go. Build your own small and simple (but very powerful and very MAKE-like) USB charger for your iPod or other MP3 player, your camera, cellphone, and any other gadget you can plug into a USB port to charge. (Batteries and Tin Sold Separately)
Make your own iPod/iPhone/GPS/etc... battery-pack and recharger; This project includes all the electronic parts necessary to build your own MintyBoost: a small & simple (but very powerful) USB charger for your iPod (or other mp3 player), camera, cell phone, and any other gadget you can plug into a USB port to charge; The charger circuitry and 2 x AA batteries fit into an small space such as an Altoids gum or mint tin, and will run your iPod for hours, 2.5x more than you'd get from a 9V USB charger! You can use rechargeable batteries too; Compatible with: iPhone; iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S; iPod nano 3G, 5G, Multi-touch; iPod Video 5G; iPod Touch 3G, 5G; T-Mobile G1 (Google Dev Phone 1, HTC Dream); HTC Droid Eris; HTC Legend; HTC Desire A8183; HTC Evo; HTC Droid Incredible; T-Mobile G2 (HTC Vision, HTC Desire Z); HTC Hero GSM; T-Mobile MyTouch 4G; HTC Thunderbolt 4G (Verizon); HTC Velocity 4G (Telstra); LG Ally; LG CF360; LG Env3 Verizon; LG GD510 POP; Motorola Backflip; Motorola DROID; Motorola Milestone; Motorola DROID X; Motorola Atrix; Samsung Captivate; Samsung Vibrant; Samsung Galaxy S2 16GB GT-I9100; Samsung Galaxy S3; Samsung Galaxy I7500; Samsung Galaxy Nexus; Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc; Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray; Nokia N97; RIM BlackBerry Tour 9630; ZTE BLADE (aka orange/mobistar SanFransisco); Kindle; Kindle DX; PSP Slim (2000, 3000); PSP (1000); NDS Lite; Zune HD
0.71" x 1.32"
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