Altoids headphone amp

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Altoids headphone amp

Want to really crank up your music? Make a DIY headphone amp… and of course, put it in a mint/candy/sour-tin… Thanks Macaba! – Link.


  • Tons of mint tin projects – Link.
  • Mint tin project archives – Link.
  • Mint-Tin Amp – Pocket amplifier punches up headphones. MAKE 04Page 131.

6 thoughts on “Altoids headphone amp

  1. hakubi says:

    For some reason I didn’t realize how easily these could be mistaken for some sort of detonation device until just now. There is no way you could get on to a plane with something like this. I realize this is pointing out the obvious, but what about those DIY MP3 players, etc?

    1. Blake Surovik says:

      well actually ive brought mine on a plane.. just say its a music amplifier, the thing is is that you have to put it in a legit case, not an altoids tin? like a hobby box from radioshack.

  2. william neo says:

    Great Introduction!

    William Neo

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