A mobile charging cradle for the Xperia Z

This is an extension of a previous project, a charging station for the Xperia Z. I decided it would be nice to have hassle-free charging in the car, as well as a base to hold the phone in a favorable position for seeing navigation. The new design was made to partially enclose the phone (with its protective case) and have …

3D printing a charging cradle for a Sony Xperia Z

This is a recap of a term project of sorts in Solidworks class last spring. We had to pick something to design (printing it was optional). My latest smart phone is a Sony Xperia Z, a cheap enough out-of-pocket expense to replace a cracked Nexus 4. The new phone is water-resistant, but I found pulling the cover off the charging …