Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Okay, This is my first instructable.
Today, i will show you how to do a wooden ipod (Touch but can be other) dock.

So let's go!


P.S All Comment Are Welcome!

Step 1: Materials

Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Okay, This is what your need to do this dock:

1. Box (i use a VERY soft wooden one).
2. Speaker (i use USB one and i have keep only one speaker.
3. iPod Computer cable.
4. iPod Dock Adapter.
5. X-Acto Knife
6. Hot Glue Gun and Glue
7. iPod
8. Time and Patience.

Step 2: Modifying the Dock Adapter.

Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Okay, you have all the material? So Let's start by modifying the dock adapter.1. remove the little plastic clip ( easy with small plier)2. cut a hole for the 3.5 MM jack with an X-Acto kinfe.Let's go to the next step; cutting the box.

Step 3: Cutting the box

Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Okay, so now, cut the box! I use a VERY soft wood so i can cut it with an X-Acto Knife.1. Take your X-Acto and put the dock adapter on the box then just do a line in the wood,do not cut it now.2. If you are satified of your drawing , cut the box.3. Do an big hole for the volume control and Headphone jack.4. Do An hole for the wires.

Step 4: Finish

Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Finish your dock by glue everything in the box.

Step 5: Hope you enjoy!

Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
I hope you enjoy my very first instructable. Post your own creation.

I will try to upgrade it. Any suggestions or comments are welcome.

Step 6: Pimp My Dock

Wooden iPod Dock W/ Speaker
Okay, post a your suggestion for Pimping This Dock.



Did someone know how to do sound reactive L.E.D? I see somewhere it need a audio amplifier (LM386 AUDIO AMPLIFIER).
 
 

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