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Quick and easy tablet stand.

Quick and easy tablet stand.

In honor of my friend Joe's latest ShanksFX episode on Thrift Shop Gold, I thought I'd share a little trick I've been using for years that re-purposes something you can find pretty easily at thrift shops and surplus stores: A tablet stand from a metal bookend.

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The process is incredibly simple, first, get bookend:

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Second, bend the part of the bookend that goes under the books, like so:

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Lastly, use it as your new (and stupidly cheap) tablet stand!

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You could also use it as a book display too!

Check out the latest episode of ShanksFX:

And don't forget to check out the music by Big Fok, featured in every episode here

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