Introduction: $1 Touch Screen Stylus

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Hate using your fingers to draw on your phone/tablet? Have you ever wanted to use a stylus on your iPhone or other device with a touchscreen? Well here is a cheap effective way to build a touch screen stylus com. This DIY will show you exactly what you need and how to build the fully compatible stylus, I'll show you how to make a touchscreen stylus with cheep material.

Step 1: Materials

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1 - Pen

1 - Q-tip

1 - Pair of scissors

1 - Electrical tape

1 - Tin foil

Step 2: Building

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Start off by taking a pen of your choice and removing the inside ink and pen tip.

Then take the Q-tip and cut it in half at a slant making it easier to lodge into the pen tip with the scissors

Step 3: Building

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Insert Q-tip into the pen firmly through the tip.

Step 4: Building

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Wrap the pen outsides in tin foil. Secure with Electrical tape. Make sure to lightly dampen the Q-tip before each use.

Step 5: Finished

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Now that your pen is done, it can be used with accuracy and is applicable with any touchscreen device.


Jeffd663 (author)2014-11-02

It would be cool to have a picture of it actually working

koolgirl567 (author)Jeffd6632016-12-03

like show pics duh

Jeffd663 (author)2014-11-02


koolgirl567 (author)Jeffd6632016-11-30

she really should ad a picture if it really does work i think you should

Jeffd663 (author)2014-11-02


Maybe you can have one for being my first comment(:

and thanks for the feedback

how did u even figure this out? your really smart =)

RedRuby031 (author)2015-01-18

Wow this really works! Thanks!

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