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Chris's Crazy Contraptions
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View of the switch mount from the top.

Switch Mount
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The switch in place. If you notice, I bent the left ear 90 degrees. This made a tight enough fit that no glue of any kind would be necessary.

Cam/Charge Switch
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When I hacked my first cam I found that a type B USB port fit perfectly in this corner.

USB Mount
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In order to get the battery to fit inside the camera a few modifications must be done to the case. To start I cut the original battery supports from the case. As you can see I have made the first cut.

Case Mod
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I also removed the ribs from the end of the battery compartment.

Case Mod
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Remove the ribs on the battery cover. I used the score and bend method to remove these.

Case Mod
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Here is the first strip removed.

Case Mod
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The last mod is drilling a hole in the side for the chargers LED. You can also see the USB port and the charging switch in position.

Charger LED
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Now I need to cover the original hole for the card buss connection. Once again ShapeLock will save the day. I start by putting plastic wrap over the top of the camera.

Port Cover
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By pressing the Shape Lock into the hole on the cam I could get the rough shape I needed.

Port Cover
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You should end up with a piece like this.

Port Cover
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This is the finished cover. I later made a cover for the USB port in the same manner.

Port Cover
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The last thing I wanted to do was add a lanyard to the cam. Since this was for a 13 year old girl I felt this was a real necessity. To me the corner looked like it was designed just for this purpose so thats where it went. Start by making two cuts in the corner.

Lanyard
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Remove the plastic between the cuts. The lanyard will be held in place with a carbon rod form an old kite.

Ready for the Lanyard
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Using a carbon rod form an old kite allowed me to connect the strap to the cam.

Finished Lanyard
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