Top 5 April Fools' Day Pranks You Can Build in the Office

Check out the Top 5 April Fools' Day Pranks You Can Build in the Office I put together for Popular Mechanics!

Certain holidays seem to have been created for DIY-ers, and April Fools' Day is certainly among them. No store-bought hand buzzer can stand up to a well-built, well-executed homemade prank, so we asked the chief geek from the gonzo builders at to pick his favorites from their new practical joke contest. Once you're suitably inspired by these projects, share your own antics right here to win $200--and enter PM's DIY Rally 2008 (only one day left!)

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ioncat1 year ago
the green keyboard is just too far.. too far man.
Green keyboard is a nasty one.
I don't mean to toot my own horn but I have always liked the one I published.....which can be found here
That's great! But I liked that link to what Gizmodo had done at CES even more.
can u send me the link please?
=SMART= =SMART=6 years ago
oh no i found it..... ahhhh the power of google..
It was kinda funny, but not really new.
No, but just the scale that they did it on. Entire walls of TVs, and TVs during presentations, etc.
Brennn106 years ago
I think my twin brother and I are going to switch in a couple of classes tomorrow.
That sounds like it'd be fun!
edrabbit6 years ago
There was no way for us to resist #5 and we had to do it:
Filling an office with packing peanuts, how to fake it
ewilhelm (author)  edrabbit6 years ago
That is amazing! Would you be willing to post a Slideshow Instructable (you can import the images directly from flickr)?

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