Apple computers are pretty good, unfortunately their Thunderbolt ports aren't, they're way too loose. Any movement will rattle the connector and "break" the connection, not super cool if you're using the Thunderbolt for file transfer or for an external monitor. So we came up with this little gadget to secure both the Thunderbolt and MagSafe 2 connectors together, effectively providing the strength of the MagSafe magnet to the Thunderbolt connector. As a result nothing moves, and everything works all the time :-) This was designed to work with a Macbook Pro Retina 15-inch (Late 2013) i'm not sure if it will work on others. The cable fit very tightly inside in order to provide a firm hold on the connectors, if your printer makes it too tight you may choose to scale it by a few percents. I've made the Two and Three cable dock, for those who wish to use both Thunderbolt connectors. Enjoy.

Dimensions

IN: 1.395 w x 0.488 d x 0.425 h
CM: 3.544 w x 1.24 d x 1.08 h

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@cancroides, thanks for the feedback. I have taken the strong & flexible plastics options offline for the time being. I will modify the design to make it functional in these plastics options, and place them back online only once they are ready. Thanks.
April 18, 2014, 7:13 am
@PrototypeAsia yeah I guess so, I chose the white strong & flexible plastic :)
April 16, 2014, 9:09 am
@cancroides : Hi, that's unfortunate. I've designed it to be a tight fit, as in put all my weight on the connecter for it to go in, but perhaps your material selection made a too tightly fitting part. What material have you chosen?
April 16, 2014, 5:01 am
Hi, I got mine today, my thunderbolt cable and retina macbook charger both did not fit inside.
April 15, 2014, 5:34 pm
@Aizei. It might, however I have no way of testing it. You can measure the distance between your MagSafe and the thunderbolt connectors (the white parts, when they are connected). In the design, that distance is 4.4mm and 3.4mm respectively, as shown in the attached image.
April 10, 2014, 12:59 am
Hey, just wanted to confirm that mine works with my 13" Retina Macbook Pro (late 2013)
April 9, 2014, 7:37 pm
 
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