i found that the aluminum foil ones can break
have to use excessive pressure
then after watching the review on the pogo stylus which is a rip off $24.99 Yikes!
this instructable will allow you to create 3+ for 20 dollars or less
and it works well
what you will need
1X mini aluminium tripod usually less then $10 (each leg resembles a Bic pen.)
or you can use a aluminum pen case or just apply putty over an object like a Bic pen casing
1X package Crayola model magic clay less then $5 (can be found at most drugstores or Toy stores)
1X electrical tape $.99 a roll
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Step 1: Step 1
once you have a mini tripod strip the 3 leg cylinders of it use whatever you can to remove them
thats the main component the leg.
Step 2: Step 2
roll your model magic putty so you can place in the cylinder
Step 3: Step 3
fill cylinder with putty and leave about 1/3 inch out
that will be the tip.
Step 4: Step 4
smooth out the edge don't make it to big it will expand as it dries slightly.
Step 5: Step 5
cut about 1 1/2 inch of electrical tape
then wrap it snug between the cylinder and magic clay
Step 6: Finished
let the tip dry over night at least 8 hours longer the better
if you want to shape it
don't make it to small as it can crack off
you will be amazed how well it works!