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DIY & Low Cost Tripods

The videos below illustrates a method for building an inexpensive tripod for a tablet.

Plastic Cup/Bowl Tripod

DIY Time: ~3 minutes

You will need:

  • 1 empty plastic cup or bowl
  • Utility knife


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