my pipod


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by pitou » Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:03 am
Hello,

this is my first post on the forums, and I wanted to share my case - pipod

Raspberry Pi inside old ipod case. Connections: Power, HDMI, LAN, 3.5mm stereo:
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Can even see raspberry pi logo in the ipod display!
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Leds glow through the glue on the side of the case nicely...
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More pics to come....
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by pitou » Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:07 am
Top of the ipod. I flipped around the metal case so that the dock connector is now at the top of the ipod. With a fraction of a mm of filing and the sd card fits in to perfection next to the power lead:
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sd card can be removed from the slot and power lead removed too:
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So that is my case. Raspberry Pi all sealed up in side thanks to the glue now holding the ipod together. Unfortunately the ipod is a bit thinner than the pi, so the glue served to extend the gap between the top and the rear of the ipod. A bit messy, but I am happy with the homemade look of it :D
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by jhd » Thu Sep 06, 2012 2:28 pm
original mod
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by dan3008 » Thu Sep 06, 2012 4:59 pm
love the mod :) Man after my own heart, putting a pi into something like an Ipod

if you used viewtopic.php?f=32&t=9814, you could make your own mp3 player :) lol
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by peterburk » Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:41 am
Nice idea! I wanted to make mine pocket-sized, so I decided to replace the connectors instead.
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It's good to see that other people share the same inspiration though :)
Peter
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