One Hell of a Jump Start

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Some cell phones may give you cancer. This one gives you a case of melted face. ~Not-So-Handy Andy

Improvised Cell Phone Charging

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I really really hope this actually works and not just someone trying to make a clever video based on what's happening in the Middle East.

From the Youtube description:

If you don't have electricity: Get two batteries and dunk them in the cup of water for 1 or 1 1/2 hours and then link the mobile phone with USB cable to the water! Great improvised technique for those traveling through revolution areas, or maybe just backpacking somewhere and you don't have electricity.

Ikea Never Includes The Spoon Spacers

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Thankfully Nokia's springs come standard.

white trash repairs - Ikea Never Includes The Spoon Spacers

MacGyver Phone Charger

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Submitter gsimon was in a hotel room with no phone charger. A data cable, a paper clip, a key, and the batteries from the keyboard of the set-top box combined to make a fine substitute.

And Now, For Another Fix, Let's Go Over to Foilblog...

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Battery Alternatives - Never Run To The Store Again

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No "C" Batteries? No Problem

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