The best thing I've ever done with a zip tie is to fasten a long one around the driveshaft of a coworker's car, leaving the long tag to slap against the underside of the body. A harmless but funny April Fool joke.
Fairy House Lamp Using Plastic Bottles
Fidget Spinner to Brushless Motor
Dave,This has to be one of the most informative instructables I have seen. Your video is complete and understandable from start to finish. I made many motors as a kid and using a fidget spinner is absolutely ingenious. Wish I could have had you as a science teacher! Thanks!!
I used your pattern to make a leather cover for a flask.
Sugar skull stormtrooper nightlight
idler pulleys from a lawn mower deck would work
Medieval coin purse