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I need a jumper by tomorrow and don't want to go all the way to radio shack or compusa (if they sell them). Is it possible to make one? thanks
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post #2 of 13
All a jumper does is create a connection between those two little poles. You could use a little piece of wire or aluminum foil, just make sure it doesn't fall off or short out with another part.
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post #3 of 13
All you have to do is connect the two post together. So you could get some copper wire and wrap it around them.

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post #4 of 13
Or tape lead(mechanical pencil lead) between the two post. Sounds stupid-.-, but it works
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post #5 of 13
I use a small alligator clip and then it is less likely to fall off
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post #6 of 13
Or borrow one off a HDD or a CD-ROM for now.
Or a little wire and a plastic coffee stir stick works.
    
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post #7 of 13
You could even bend the two posts together so they touch. I think you would be better off with wrapping a fine wire around them though.
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Or borrow one off a HDD or a CD-ROM
That's what I do, but then I'm always pissed off cuz I'm still short one
    
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post #9 of 13
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alright thanks, that's what I was thinking, wire, just wasn't sure it'd work.
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post #10 of 13
Or you can make one from an old mobo header lead like an old USB or audio cable. they are all spaced the same. Snip off what you dont need with sharp scissors or a razor blade, snip off the two wires short, strip off some insulation and connect them together.
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