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Old 04-04-2006, 07:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Alright,
This question is really weird i am completely aware. Is there a way to purposely shoot out a power surge out of a usb port. Basically what i am attempting to do is send way too much power into my usb mp3 player and therefor cause it to blow up like nitro. If anyone is aware of a different way to accomplish my main goal i would love to know.

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Sean
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Old 04-04-2006, 07:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You want to purposely blow up your MP3 player? Why may I ask?

And yes it is really weird!
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Old 04-04-2006, 07:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Well, it is pretty much worthless. It only charges when it feels like it. Rarely turns on. I am also extremely bored. So i am merely attempting to injure it further and make it more difficult to repair therefore giving me something to do

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Old 04-04-2006, 10:30 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Get a usb cable and cut it in half, find the +5v / gnd wires and hook em' to a 12v battery

or you could just return the mp3 player as a defective unit and get your money back... your choice.
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