Introduction: How to Inflate Your Dented Ping Pong

Do you have dented Ping Pong ball?

With easy step video, I'll show you how you can inflate your dented Ping Pong.

Get a glass of cup and add hot water, place the Ping Pong ball into the hot water and sink the Ping Pong ball under the hot water for few seconds. It will inflate by itself. The air inside the Ping Pong expand under hot water and it inflated.

Please watch the video for more info.

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freeza36 made it! (author)2012-04-19

Ah! The cursed dinged up ping pong ball

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abbage28 made it! (author)2011-08-08

Awesome.

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guyfrom7up made it! (author)2008-01-04

or you could just get good 3 star pingpong balls that will improve your game play and they won't get squished, they'd sooner crack than squish.

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SilentTecro made it! (author)SilentTecro2008-01-05

Not in my experience. I don't know, maybe I use different 3-star tennis balls. They are more durable, though.

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tanmanknex made it! (author)tanmanknex2009-04-23

don't you mean ping pong balls? ;D

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vampist made it! (author)vampist2011-07-17

Table "tennis" ;)

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hammer9876 made it! (author)2011-06-09

We have several ping pong balls around the house for my cats to play with. I'm going hunting for ping pong balls to fix!

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BalintRules made it! (author)2010-11-08

thát ís só cőől

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instruct39 made it! (author)2010-11-07

very well done! i inflated mine so much that instead of having a dent in it, it now has a little bump on it. :P

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spenfisher12 made it! (author)2010-07-21

kool

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MegaMaker made it! (author)2009-06-26

By "hot water" do you mean boiling? How hot? (now I'm gonna go find/make a ping pong table)

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Senior Waffleman made it! (author)Senior Waffleman2009-11-30

try 1 minute in the microwave

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2010-04-04

set it on fire.

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Senior Waffleman made it! (author)Senior Waffleman2010-04-04

lol?

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2010-04-05

yes.

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knektek made it! (author)2010-04-04

soak it in hot water for 10 secs and immediatly drench it in cold water.

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maker12 made it! (author)2008-02-08

look at the zots! ..................................................................................................................................................................................

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orangewolf22 made it! (author)orangewolf222009-06-30

ooooooooooooooooooooooo

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iLikeCoolStuf made it! (author)iLikeCoolStuf2009-07-05

0_o

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orangewolf22 made it! (author)orangewolf222009-07-06

= ="

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iLikeCoolStuf made it! (author)iLikeCoolStuf2009-07-21

XD

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K-Dawg made it! (author)2009-06-01

great trick

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bagikun made it! (author)2009-05-14

I am impressed! And my 12 y.o. boy also is. He can't wait until tomorrow to show it to the colleagues on the school! Wonderful trick you have.

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I3uckwheat made it! (author)2008-10-12

great but how did u come up with it?

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saturnv7890 made it! (author)saturnv78902008-12-04

basic laws, as temperature rises, so does pressure

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I3uckwheat made it! (author)I3uckwheat2008-12-05

o neat i didnt know that

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baneat made it! (author)2008-09-10

good to do on a large scale.

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loki95531 made it! (author)2008-08-19

I never thought this would be helpful but my cat will not play with a less than round ping pong ball. Yes! the microwave worked. cool

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panzer made it! (author)2008-07-16

holy crap!!!!!!!! just as i read this instructable, my sis complained that she broke the last ping pong ball!!!!!!! now i don't have to buy new ones!!!!!!!! (yet....)

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darkmuskrat made it! (author)2008-07-14

this is the most useful; non-useful info i have ever seen :P (im in the process of denting a ball right now :P)

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Flumpkins made it! (author)2008-07-09

The video isn't showing :(

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Modernbenoni made it! (author)2008-06-10

Very clever!

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darthdork made it! (author)2008-03-03

it works really fast with boiling water.

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Sunbanks made it! (author)2008-01-04

I'll try this once I find the ping pong ball I got stuck in the bathtub drain...

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ray888j made it! (author)ray888j2008-01-07

lol

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Sunbanks made it! (author)Sunbanks2008-01-07

It was a smiley face one. Now it has a dent in its head. I think I had to get it out with a toothbrush or something...

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maker12 made it! (author)maker122008-02-17

ROFL!!

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maker12 made it! (author)maker122008-02-08

~Awsome in the tub!~

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Ward_Nox made it! (author)2008-02-10

i think u can run em in the microwave too but im not100%

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Coulro made it! (author)2008-02-07

Absolute genius

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tiuk made it! (author)2008-01-05

Awesome trick. This could really save a party (beer pong, when you only have one ball some idiot always steps on it).

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bangbang007 made it! (author)bangbang0072008-01-06

yeah, that is so true...

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TheCheese9921 made it! (author)2008-01-06

I just boil mine in water, I will try this next time though.

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Bran made it! (author)2008-01-04

Phew! Saved one from the trash! Thanks, never would've thought it was possible. My nephews smash these all the time, so this'll help out bunches!

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reedz made it! (author)2008-01-04

That's great! Such a simple answer yet not many would think of it.

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GorillazMiko made it! (author)2008-01-04

Great job, I will have to do this next time my brother squishes the ping pong balls or I step on them or something.. thanks!

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