These YouTubers are drilling holes in iPhones to turn them into $5 fidget spinners

Fidget Spinners! They’re all the new age rage right now and yeah, tbh they’re pretty cool toys. Do you know what exactly it is? Well, it is basically a type of stress relieving toy which consists of a bearing in the centre of the design made from any of a variety of materials including brass, stainless steel, titanium, copper and plastic. It was primarily advertised for people having trouble focusing on things, like those who have autism or anxiety issues. 

Fidget Spinner

This is how a regular fidget spinner looks like! What was primarily marketed with health benefits was soon began to be excessively used by school children, resulting in some schools banning the spinners, arguing that the toy became a distraction in classrooms.

While they’re being banned by schools, YouTubers are going crazy over this new age rage. They have come up with tricks to turn broken iPhones and other smartphones into fidget spinners. The trick is drilling a hole in the phone and adding a ball bearing. Can you believe it? Well, if you’re also going to try the same, don’t forget to take out the battery first unless you want the phone to explode!

This man in the video turns four iPhones into fidget spinners using a power drill. He uses the drill to make a hole in the centre and then installs a ball bearing in it to make it a fidget spinner. If reports are to go by, the market of fidget spinners will increase exponentially in the years to come. With the people going crazy over this new rage, we are pretty sure they will find newer ways to make their own toy! This is also one such attempt.

It is really wonderful to watch people turn the old scrap into something utterly useful, but this one is really breathtaking in every sense. So, do you want to see how this man does that? Check out the video below, it will surely amaze you!

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