How to Transform an Old Cassette Case Into a Handy iPhone Dock

Posted in iPhone, Miscellaneous on 22/07/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


Cassette tapes. Oh, I have boxes of the damn things – but if you know how to use them, they don’t have to be “legacy hardware”! It turns out that the plastic cases cassettes used to come in make surprisingly good iPhone docks, as a user on Reddit discovered.

cassette case

What are you waiting for? Go find that heavy box with your cassette collection inside, and place them all around the house so you’re never short of a place to put your iPhone. Forget sorting your trash, that’s what I call recycling!


J. Glenn Künzler

Glenn is Managing Editor at MacTrast, and has been using a Mac since he bought his first MacBook Pro in 2006. Now he's up to his neck in Apple, and owns an old iBook, a 2012 iMac with an extra Thunderbolt display for good measure, a 4th-generation iPad, an iPad mini, 2 iPhones, and a Mac Mini that lives at the neighbor's house. He lives in a small town in Utah, enjoys bacon more than you can possibly imagine, and is severely addicted to pie.