Cell phones are one of the modern conveniences we rely on the most.
The average person would be completely lost if forced to live without their phone for a day, much less for a longer span of time.
You can be left without electricity for an extended amount of time for multiple reasons.
Blackouts, fallen power lines, being in a survival situation, or just going on a camping trip can leave you an outlet short to juice up your technology.
Quickly, your phone battery is drained and your devise becomes useless.
We have a solution to this problem, and it comes in the form of a portable, rechargeable, solar powered cell phone charger.
Keep reading to learn how to build your own!
- Solar Panel
- USB Power Bank
- 4 Port USB Hub
- 7805 Regulator Chip
- Micro USB Cable With a Stripped End
- A short length of stranded wire
DIY Solar Charger Steps:
Solder And Mount The Regulator
Mount The Remaining Devices
Finished Solar Charger
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