Back in December, Bear Grylls covered the enthralling topic of how to turn your mobile phone into a survival tool. So, while we were helping you sell your iPad through our iPad trade in UK service, Bear was out in the wilds showing viewers of his acclaimed show, Man vs. Wild some clever things to do with a waterlogged mobile phone!
The Mobile Phone Fire Starter
It’s actually pretty easy to put an otherwise useless iPhone or old 2G to good use in a survival situation. You can watch the video of how he did it here (it’s really, really simple!)
The Hard Drive Clock
We’re not the best folks for explaining exactly how to do this, especially when someone else has already done it better! Sell laptops and working gadgets to us, but put that derelict PC to good use and copy this creative clock chap!
Monitor Fish Tank
One of our SEO guys is literally the last person in the Money4Machines family to own an old fashioned TV. It’s the old style ‘fat back’ type of TV, and we reckon it would make a rockin’ fish tank! We’ve got some great examples on our Pinterest page in the on the “Make Do and Mend” board. For step-by-step instructions, we reckon these are the best!