Picture of Instant iPad stand from a DVD spindle
No tools or brain required!

But really, come on: you can do better than this. Go find a real Instructable on how to make a cool iPad stand. This Instructable is really just phoning it in, I expect much better from you.

Step 1: Find a 50-pack spindle of DVDs or CDs

Picture of Find a 50-pack spindle of DVDs or CDs
You already have one of these.
If not, ask your friends, they have one.
If not, go to your recycling center, they have one.
If not, go buy one.

Note: there are at least two varieties out there: one with tabs that slide into slots (see image), and one that's threaded and actually screws on. Find the kind with the tabs. You could use the threaded kind and it would work just as well, but you'd have to make your own notches, and who has that kind of time?
David643 years ago
right out of left field..... thanks had one beside me all the time...works for androis pad as well......love lazy :)
Mrballeng3 years ago
Good thinking