1. luvitlo's Avatar
    Part one:
    I was goofin off today had this stuff lying around from old cell phones and stuff so here is a way to carry your BlackBerry on your side and SHOW IT OFF!

    Here's the materials one silicone BlackBerry Skin, one Ratchet Belt Clip (this one came with my mom's Razr2 cover) 3/16 washers, finger nail file, small phillips head screw driver and time.

    picture of the package the 3/16 washers came in
    11-06-08 02:02 PM
  2. luvitlo's Avatar
    Part two

    now you need the ratchet connector, screw, washer, and file.

    file the corners off the plastic ratchet until the washer fits smoothly over the screw hole but you want it an exact fit

    This is what the outside will look like only the ratchet stickin out
    11-06-08 02:03 PM
  3. luvitlo's Avatar
    Part Three

    on the inside you see I put the washer then the screw threw I pressed the screw center where I wanted it I chose the bottom because on this skin it was a little thicker, the washer is to hepl keep the screw from pulling thew the silicone bigger surface area is better than a small one

    this is what it looks like on the phone I put a felt pad over the screw to keep from scratchin my berry

    I put my sons toy BlackBerry in the pictures so I could take th pictures with my Blackberry for easy downloading. It looks good hangin off my wifes purse it looks better hangin off my belt LOL.
    Just thought I'd share this with yall Have fun
    11-06-08 02:03 PM
  4. benzworm's Avatar
    that is awesome!
    11-06-08 02:06 PM
  5. samsams's Avatar
    You also have a neat way to view yr pics?
    Ever heard of pixresizer?
    11-06-08 02:08 PM
  6. BlackBerryBob's Avatar
    Sweet! My wife asked me if there was something like this for her 8120 and I couldn't find anything. Thanks!!

    I've got a feeling this post is going to get hit quite a bit.
    11-06-08 02:09 PM
  7. luvitlo's Avatar
    I figured everyone would like this I was bord and I hate puttin my BB in a leather case I can't hear some of my rings when it in there this helps alot so enjoy my fellow CrackBerry Addicts
    and for samsams message me about the resizer I never heard of it.
    11-06-08 02:17 PM
  8. wallyjayrosenberger's Avatar
    Don't think I would hang it on a purse like that though. All too easy for a thief.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-06-08 02:24 PM
  9. 12MaNy's Avatar
    Pretty crafty my friend.

    I would think that the washer on the inside of the skin would would scratch the crap out of your BB over time though.
    11-06-08 02:48 PM
  10. johnmorganjr1's Avatar
    Pretty cool.... I'd be interested to see how it holds up

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-06-08 03:05 PM
  11. luvitlo's Avatar
    I put felt over the screw and washer just to keep from scratchin my BB and I will keep updates to how mine holds up I carried it all day like this so far no problems
    11-06-08 03:33 PM
  12. 12MaNy's Avatar
    Oh, ok. Thanks.
    11-06-08 03:40 PM
  13. lilyannlee's Avatar
    Great idea!!
    11-06-08 04:00 PM
  14. kcurve's Avatar
    I like it, but it looks like it hangs too far down. On my purse, I would be afraid of someone grabbing it or hitting it on something as I walked by.
    Maybe it would be better for guys, hanging off the pants
    11-06-08 04:15 PM
  15. luvitlo's Avatar
    i put it on to hang low cause i'm a big man and I don't like my phone pokin me in the side so I go low or sideways cases all the time. I also found some hard cases with the little square in the back so the ratchet clip would just straight install heres a pic you can see the hole in the back where the ratchet clip would install
    11-06-08 05:58 PM
  16. Thatgurl's Avatar
    Wow that was a neat hhhhidea idea
    11-06-08 07:11 PM
  17. luvitlo's Avatar
    today will be the ultimate test for my little set up I gotta go to church to help deliver dinners our church sells once a month in and out of a vehile several times and havin to call back to church to make sure we deliver to the right places our members forget the C or D or whatever letter a office will have in the address when it a mutiplex with 15 offices in one building.
    11-07-08 08:02 AM
  18. luvitlo's Avatar
    ok today went well my phone slipped out of the skin one time in a chair but I felt it as soon as it did it and put it back on I guess it rubbed on the material just right and slipped out of the silicone skin.
    11-07-08 09:11 PM
  19. SmashFace's Avatar
    I'm not quite as crafty. But this is how I carry mine around.

    11-07-08 10:00 PM
  20. ninja please's Avatar
    Nice how-to, although I prefer to wear mine on top of my head. ;P

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-08-08 06:44 AM