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01-21-2009, 05:37 PM #1
5 Pencils + 4 Rubber Bands = Your New iPhone Stand
I'm always bugged by the fact that my $29 iPhone 3G dock doesn't let me set the thing landscape.
Some guy named Roland devised a high-tech stand using 5 pencils and 4 rubber bands to watch his iPhone movies and such. A clever little creation indeed. You never know, this may even work with pens.
Of course there's no nifty built-in charger for this stand, but at the low price of $1.12, I'm sure you can finagle some way to make it happen.
Show us your versions.
Thanks for the tip, Roland..
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01-21-2009, 05:41 PM #2
Oh my God!!! I have my own little set up somewhat like this at work...I will post that pic tomorrow when I get there..hahahah I thought I was the only one who made some stuff up like that hahahaaDont be that guy..!!!
01-21-2009, 05:57 PM #3
i've got one even better than that!! when im at work...all i do is stick the iphone in a business card holder (landscape) and prop it up on an elevated calculator face which puts it on a slight lean and then i can lean back and watch movies very comfortably!! hahaha
01-21-2009, 06:13 PM #4
nice wasn't there a paper one of these a while back?
01-21-2009, 06:15 PM #5
Im gonna have to try this 2morrow now
01-21-2009, 06:45 PM #6
it looks surprisingly like the applications/appstore icon!
and would go great with this!
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01-21-2009, 06:48 PM #7
21.5" iMac 3.06 GHz Intel Core i3 l 15" MacBook Pro 2.2 GHz Intel Core i7 l 17" PowerBook 1.67 GHz
iPhone 4 32 GB l TV 160 GB l 32 GB iPad
01-21-2009, 06:59 PM #8
01-21-2009, 07:13 PM #9
thats actually quite clever!!!
Now I must make up something that will top this! muahahahahahahaha
01-21-2009, 07:14 PM #10
I just prop mine up against my OJ bottle in class so I can watch movies instead of paying attention to the lecture. It suffices
01-21-2009, 07:37 PM #11
Haha nice, i will have to try this.
01-21-2009, 07:55 PM #12
01-21-2009, 07:58 PM #13
hahah das so funnny an what kinda pencils are those never seem before!!
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01-21-2009, 10:23 PM #16
genious! I need to make one
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01-21-2009, 11:46 PM #19
haha. this is great. a lot better concept than the iShelf. I think i would rather buy this makeshift stand instead of a iShelf haha
01-21-2009, 11:49 PM #20