There are all sorts of USB devices available on the market, and with all these USB devices, sometimes it’s hard to find an empty USB port on your computer for charging, but fortunately for you, today we have a special wall outlet that can recharge your USB devices.
Charging our gadgets and devices is always a problem, especially if there are no free PCs or power outlets. If you’re having problems with recharging, than you might be interested in this little device called FlipIt, which is a pocket-sized USB charger.
Based on a Jensen #75 steam engine, which is used to drive a Lego Technic motor. The clever inventor, Thomas uses the motor in this project, to feed into a voltage regulator circuit, providing a continuous 5V charge to what ever gadget or device is plugged into the USB end, in this case an iPod.
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