Craft a Custom Smartphone Stand from Acrylic

By Jason Fitzpatrick on August 24th, 2011

Follow along with this DIY guide to craft a custom and sleek acrylic stand for your favorite smartphone (or any small electronic device).

At user Phib3r_0ptik shares an acrylic iPhone stand crafting tutorial. Although the tutorial is designed for an iPhone the technique is universally applicable to shaping acrylic. You’ll need some basic tools, a sheet of acrylic, a heat gun, and some scrap wood. Hit up the link below for step-by-step instructions. While you’re there, make sure to check out the comments on the Instructable to see how others have modified the design for different phones and devices.

How to Make an Acrylic iPhone Stand [Instructables]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 08/24/11
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