Coat Hanger Design Fruit Bowl

828

6

4

Introduction: Coat Hanger Design Fruit Bowl

About: Polymath and idiot. Mostly idiot.

An easy and cheap way to create an impressive fruit bowl with many possibilities.

Teacher Notes

Teachers! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.

Step 1: Equipment:

You need: A coat hanger!
Ask a laundry for a wired coat hanger, you probably get it for free.

Step 2: Instructions:

Bend the hook by 90 degrees.

Step 3:

Turn it around and bend the hook upwards by 90 degrees.

Step 4:

On one side, bend the tip by 90 degrees upwards.

Step 5:

Bend the tip on the other side by 90 degrees upwards.

Step 6:

Done!

Step 7: Usage:

Bananas, grapes, cherries, pears, tomatoes and your keys.

Step 8: Alternatives:

Tape it to a wall and you can use it for your headphones.

Step 9:

Got a trouser hanger? Use it for cheat sheets or against homesickness.

Dorm Hacks Contest 2016

Participated in the
Dorm Hacks Contest 2016

Be the First to Share

    Recommendations

    • Cardboard Speed Challenge

      Cardboard Speed Challenge
    • Indoor Plants Challenge

      Indoor Plants Challenge
    • Sculpting Challenge

      Sculpting Challenge

    4 Discussions

    0
    offseid
    offseid

    3 years ago

    Nice one! I like the multifunctional aspect of it.

    0
    Joerg Engels
    Joerg Engels

    Reply 3 years ago

    Yes, the presented alternatives even inspired someone else for a similar entry in the contest!

    0
    TheUnknownVariable
    TheUnknownVariable

    3 years ago

    Nice. But could you replace the tape with clasps or pin?

    0
    Joerg Engels
    Joerg Engels

    Reply 3 years ago

    This instructable is an entry in the Dorm Hack contest, it is meant to look cheap. You can take anything that guarantees to hold at least 1 kilograms of weight.