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A laptop stand with cable routing for under $5 bucks. No gluing necessary. Save deskspace. Save your neck. Save your eyes. Etc.
You will need Six 5 1/2 " by 3/4" pieces Two 11" by 3/4" pieces (for a powerbook, for a dell 14 inch make these two pieces 7" to 8") Four Tee Joints...
Assemble two "shelves" like so.
Route the cables through the bends as shown. USB connectors will fit with a little nudging. If you use those nifty CAT-5 adapters, you can snake VGA...
No glue necessary! Friction should do you fine.
All done. No reason to be straight. Like MJ, this thing can do a supernatural lean. Sweet.
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How stable would it be if you made it taller to use while sitting on a couch?
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