HOW TO – Make your own solarbag

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HOW TO – Make your own solarbag

A two-part piece on Talk2MyShirt, a wearable electronics blog, shows you how to roll your own solar-powered device-charging bag.

Make your own Solar Bag and the sun power will be with you – Link


  • More solar bags… – Link
  • Making messenger bags – The “beta” – Link

4 thoughts on “HOW TO – Make your own solarbag

  1. RTourn says:

    I love the idea but I’m still disappointed at how expensive solar tech still is.

    If anyone know where to get affordable solar panels please let me know.

  2. Reba says:

    Can I use a solar bag for my computer?

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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