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Updated Rotary Cellphone Uses FONA Feather, OLED display, LiPo for Power

This is a fantastic build from Mr. Volt spotted on YouTube! Check out the transparent window on the rear of the ‘prototype’ phone that displays the rotary gear mechanism – awesome!

An artifact from somewhere else.

A friend gave me a rotary phone mechanism years ago, and I finally got around to turning it into a working cell phone! It can call, text, play FM radio, and store one whole phone number.

Materials:
-ABS (3D printed on Lulzbot Mini)
-Aluminum
-Brass
-Padouk
-Adafruit Fona Feather (Atmega 32u4 and SIMCOM800L)
-2000 mAh LiPo
-8 ohm 1W speaker
-96×64 pixel color OLED display

Made at my local makerspace http://makerhq.org


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1 Comment

  1. Nicholas Saint Gabriel

    I think I’m in love.

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