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Default alternative charging dock for tablet Z? (cheaper)

Does anyone know if there exists an alternative dock than the official Tablet Z charging dock?

50€ for a bunch of plastic + 2 pogo pins is too expensive for me (but necessary to maintain the waterproofness)


PS: The magnetic charging cable for my wife's Z1 compact don't stick and the holes don't fit that's too bad...


edit: other than the Argos one that is "Currently out of stock for home delivery to:NN35HG"
 
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Does anyone know if there exists an alternative dock than the official Tablet Z charging dock?

50 for a bunch of plastic + 2 pogo pins is too expensive for me (but necessary to maintain the waterproofness)


PS: The magnetic charging cable for my wife's Z1 compact don't stick and the holes don't fit that's too bad...


edit: other than the Argos one that is "Currently out of stock for home delivery to:NN35HG"
hi, i dont know any alternative docks, but for a 3-4 for a bunch of plastic and 2 pogo's you can create a new by oneself
my dock need only a clour (for exaple black) ^^

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hi, i dont know any alternative docks, but for a 3-4 for a bunch of plastic and 2 pogo's you can create a new by oneself
my dock need only a clour (for exaple black) ^^

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This is cool!
Where did you but those pins?
 
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This is cool!
Where did you but those pins?
pogo pins you can buy on internet, like this:


ive got my pins from an old sagem :P
 
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I made one with Lego and some Pins from a Molex conector. Will post some Pics tomorrow
 
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I made one with Lego and some Pins from a Molex conector. Will post some Pics tomorrow
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Sorry I was busy... here you go

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