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How to seal the 3.5mm audio headjack port?

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By PoisonWolf, Senior Member on 3rd August 2009, 01:45 PM
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Hi guys,

Dust has been collecting in my Blackstone's 3.5mm port and I don't really use the port. So I've been wondering if there's some sort of rubber piece that I could buy to fill the whole up to prevent more dust from accumulating?

I've found this post but that turned up dead links on Ebay. However, other searches have led me to i-Close but it's not in English and I'm not sure if they even ship internationally.

Any help would be appreciated.

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3rd August 2009, 07:59 PM |#2  
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Dug around a bit and found these, a bit expensive though !!

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Dust-Caps-for-...d=p3911.c0.m14
3rd August 2009, 08:12 PM |#3  
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Originally Posted by Steeve24

Dug around a bit and found these, a bit expensive though !!

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Dust-Caps-for-...d=p3911.c0.m14

Steeve,

Thank you so much, this is exactly what Im looking for. But the problem is...Im not in the UK.

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4th August 2009, 12:54 AM |#4  
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I personally like having a rubber cover for it, and if I wanted to block up the port I'd put a small piece of black paper/card over the hole. If you're able to divert sound away from using the headphone socket, you could maybe put a jack in and cut it right down so it doesn't stick out = you'd have a radio antenna.
4th August 2009, 05:45 PM |#5  
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Hi guys,

I managed to purchase the ebay link mentioned above. I'll report back to you guys how it fares once I've received it.

Cheers.
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hi...all!!

any1 managed to find a good/stylish 3.5mm dust cover??? not many can be found on ebay or online...sigh!!!
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hi...all!!

any1 managed to find a good/stylish 3.5mm dust cover??? not many can be found on ebay or online...sigh!!!

The dude before you just said he bought one from eBay and he will let us know how well it does its job. Didn't u read?
18th August 2009, 11:40 AM |#8  
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The dude before you just said he bought one from eBay and he will let us know how well it does its job. Didn't u read?


HEy..dude!

Don think my ENGLISH is tat POOR! Think u r the 1 who don understand my last statement...looking for stylish/better dust cover!
19th August 2009, 04:02 PM |#9  
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Hi guys,

I've received the items and I would have to say that this is PERFECT (for me). It is even cute in the sense that the stub makes it look like a little ol' antenna.

Here are the pictures as promised.

Cheers.
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thanks for the pics, Wolf. but seems a little big for my taste, doesn't it come off when u slid the phone in your pocket or when u take it out?
27th August 2009, 04:56 AM |#11  
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thanks for the pics, Wolf. but seems a little big for my taste, doesn't it come off when u slid the phone in your pocket or when u take it out?

Insane,

You're welcome. It really isn't that big in my opinion. And no, until today, it has not slipped, not even once. It's really sturdy.

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