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This article was published on May 6, 2010

Cut your SIM card into a MicroSIM card for the iPad

Cut your SIM card into a MicroSIM card for the iPad
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Ok, so you have an iPad and a 3G SIM card and plan and are wondering if there is a way to make it into a MicroSIM card (which what the iPad uses)? Here’s a step-by-step way to do it, involving scissors and a meat cleaver, posted by John Benson a UK blogger. Ain’t technology grand?

Scissors…

…and a meat cleaver…