14648Views13Replies

Author Options:

Top 5 April Fools' Day Pranks You Can Build in the Office Answered

Picture of

Check out the Top 5 April Fools' Day Pranks You Can Build in the Office I put together for Popular Mechanics!

Certain holidays seem to have been created for DIY-ers, and April Fools' Day is certainly among them. No store-bought hand buzzer can stand up to a well-built, well-executed homemade prank, so we asked the chief geek from the gonzo builders at instuctables.com to pick his favorites from their new practical joke contest. Once you're suitably inspired by these projects, share your own antics right here to win $200--and enter PM's DIY Rally 2008 (only one day left!)

12 Replies

user
ioncat (author)2013-05-15

the green keyboard is just too far.. too far man.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
timothylaws (author)2013-04-21

Green keyboard is a nasty one.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
Goodhart (author)2013-04-03

I don't mean to toot my own horn but I have always liked the one I published.....which can be found here

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
Weissensteinburg (author)2008-03-31

That's great! But I liked that link to what Gizmodo had done at CES even more.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
=SMART= (author)Weissensteinburg2008-04-14

can u send me the link please?

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
=SMART= (author)=SMART=2008-04-14

oh no i found it..... ahhhh the power of google..

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user

It was kinda funny, but not really new.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user

No, but just the scale that they did it on. Entire walls of TVs, and TVs during presentations, etc.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
Brennn10 (author)2008-03-31

I think my twin brother and I are going to switch in a couple of classes tomorrow.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
Sunbanks (author)Brennn102008-04-01

That sounds like it'd be fun!

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
edrabbit (author)2008-04-01
user
ewilhelm (author)edrabbit2008-04-01

That is amazing! Would you be willing to post a Slideshow Instructable (you can import the images directly from flickr)?

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer