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cool project ideas for a cable modem?

Asked by zarnold (695points) August 21st, 2007

Someone just gave me a motorola surfboard SB4100 cable modem (the one with usb connectivity), but I have a dsl line at home. Are there any cool projects/uses for a device like this?

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jrpowell's avatar

I would sell it on eBay.. I have never heard of any cool hacks for them if you don't actually use it as a modem.

Sell the modem and buy a kit from and build a BEAM robot. I'm a total nerd and love building little robots. It is a great way to kill hundreds of hours.

PeteTheNotSoGr8's avatar

I did not see any projects in a quick glance at my favorite busy body website for your model. You could check for general modem projects, but you very well might be wasting your time when the ebay, robot option is so appealing.

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