Accessories Charging Cradle

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  1. jimczyz

    jimczyz Well-Known Member
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    Has anyone seen a desktop charging cradle for the G1 anywhere yet?
     

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  2. Pathosis

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    I hope I don't offend anyone or sound ignorant, but what the piss is a desktop charging cradle?
     
  3. Windchill

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    A desk top cradle is really just a holder for your phone. It holds it in the upright position while chargeing and/or syncing. To get an idea of what I am talking about, google tmo shadow cradles. It will give you some pics and a clearer picture of what we are talking about.
     
  4. N3TWORK BURN3R

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    I have an idea. Why not make your own, using Lego's! Its easy to build and you can use you existing USB cable. :-D I think im heading over to Toys R Us tonight. Ill try and post a "How To" if it works out correctly.
     
  5. Flatman

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    Haha! I am gonna raid my son's lego stash tonight...can't wait to see yours... :)
     
  6. Cryptic79

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    Pad the cradle with a monitor cloth.

    Don't want to scratch it up.
     
  7. Windchill

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    Pad the cradle with a monitor cloth.

    Don't want to scratch it up.[/quote]

    Ha! You beat me to it. Lol! I was gonna suggest they do that as well to protect the finish on the phone. :D
     
  8. N3TWORK BURN3R

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    Well considering i have the invisible shield on, im not too worried. by the way, when was the last time you bought legos? Man...they are EXPENSIVE now!!! The project is in stand still right now. LOL! Too....much....fable 2.....
     
  9. Cryptic79

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    Hooked, huh? My wife told me no Fable tonight.

    Legos have been insane for a while. Craigslist used ones.
     
  10. N3TWORK BURN3R

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    Im so tired from lack of sleep....too much Fable...its just so...fun. :D
     
  11. lkosova

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  12. jimczyz

    jimczyz Well-Known Member
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  13. lkosova

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    SWEET!!!

    Am I reading this correctly that it will charge up a second battery at the sametime as the phone???

    Nice looking too.

    Larry
     
  14. jimczyz

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    Yes, it has a slot in the back for charging an extra battery. I like it and the price is nice also.
     
  15. agentaaron

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    Wow...that looks nice. The price seems a bit steep though. I want to hold out for one that has built in speakers like the one I have for my HTC excalibur (since its the same USB connector...I have even thought about taking a dremel to it and see what happens)
     
  16. beskurrd

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