DIY Project: Outlet Mounted Charging Pocket.

by Chris Gardner

Cost: free. Recycling Power: Awesome. Creativity: Max.

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Inspired by The Power Shelf (or the Drinn), Sean Michael Ragan from Makezine got moving on making his own outlet-mounted charging station from a shampoo bottle. "Most cell phones are provided with a very basic wall-wart charger, and you usually have to pay extra for a proper charging dock. The bundled charger is often unsightly in use, being just a transformer with a cord strung out to an...

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How to Install a Phone Jack.

by Chris Gardner

No, the telephone is not a dead technology, and it's still a useful way to attach yourself to the web, send faxes, or, gasp, make a phone call. Danny Lipford, of the Weather Channel, offers step-by-step instructions to this apparently DIYable project.

How to Install a Phone Jack.

1.To disconnect the line, find the telephone interface box which is usually mounted on an outside wall where the phone lines runs into your...

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