How to Power a Standard Mp3 Player With Lemon Batteries

Using lemons to charge a mobile device with.

Steps

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    Cut the "head" of the charger off, or the plug. WARNING: Use gloves when dealing with electricity.
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    Using gloves, shred, or separate, part of the plastic covering of the wire.
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    Put two different metals from the inside into two different parts of the lemon (Copper and aluminum are generally found in most wires.)
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    Using two types of wiring (Preferably copper and aluminum(Or silver if you have the money for it), put the copper into a part of the lemon and the aluminum or silver into another part.
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    Using a 9 Volt battery, attach the copper wiring into either the + or the - charge and the aluminum or copper into the opposite charge, making a D/C Current.
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    Plug the charger Mp3 adapter into the Mp3, and then wait for it to charge.

Tips

  • Lemon may not be the best conductor, try using other fruit and measuring the current with a volt reader.
  • What you need: Mp3 Charger and Mp3, Battery(9V), Lemon, Copper and Aluminum(or silver if you have the money) wiring.

Warnings

  • WARNING: Always use gloves, as the wires, when having an active current can shock you.

Article Info

Categories: Portable Media Players