Make Your Own iPad Stylus In 1 Minute

Sooo lets say you were one of the lucky ones to get your hands on Apples New iPad and the hefty price of it ran your pockets a little deep.

Well maybe this do it yourself stylus guide by Sharon Vaknin will help lighten your pockets a little.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • A cotton swab (aka “Q-tip”)
  • Aluminum foil
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • A pen

Steps:

1. Remove the ink from the pen.

2. Cut the cotton swab at a sharp angle and insert it into the mouth of the pen. Secure with tape.

3. Wrap the foil around the neck of the pen, a couple of centimeters above the tip of the cotton swab. Wrap tightly, and secure with tape at the top.

4. Moisten the cotton swab with a drop of water. (No, this will not harm your tablet’s or phone’s screen.)

That’s it! Your did it and you saved about $20.Also note that your finger must be touching the foil at all times, and if your stylus stops functioning, re-moisten it with a touch of water.

 

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