Portable Charger

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Silverwing, Nov 26, 2009.

  1. Silverwing

    Silverwing Well-Known Member
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    Does anybody know a good portable chargers that you can feed some AAs or ones with their own battery that you can charge?

    I am talking about something similar to this:

    ThinkGeek :: Turbocell Charger

    If anybody has any expierence concerning these, let me know which ones are good and which you would suggest =)
     

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  3. Silverwing

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    lol! that thing is huge, and awesome - alas it may be too big to toss in my messenger bag. Yet, it is really really cool. I think I may get it anyway - it would be pretty nice for a camping trip to say the least. Thanks for that link!

    You don't happen to know something similar, just smaller?
     
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    If you have the know-how and some soldering experience, you can get a MintyBoost kit. They're very nice looking, cheap, and they're designed to be built into those tiny Altoid gum tins (that gum is disgusting, by the way).

    Minty Boost! - USB charger for your gadgets

    Unless you know how to etch circuit boards and are insane enough to WANT to do one when there's a perfectly good pre-etched one available to you for a few more bucks, get the pre-etched version.
     
  6. Silverwing

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    That minty-boost thing is great. I think that would make for a hell of a conversation starter...
     

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