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Cheap fix to eliminate the long Olympus OM-D battery charger power cord

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 comes with an absurdly long power cord for the charger making it a hassle to not only deal with at home, but a pain in the button travel with.  Thankfully there’s an easy solution to get something much more compact:

Plug adapters:

Just in case you need a bit of space between the wall and your charger:

Alternatively, if you have a mac power adapter, you can use re-use the plug or just order an additional one:

Here’s a European plug to use when you travel and don’t want to deal with an extra plug converter: