Make a Cheap Laptop Stand for Your Exercise Equipment

Last Updated Feb 18, 2010 10:57 PM EST

Looking for a way to stay motivated during your morning workout? I can attest to the fact that I stop exercising sooner than I'd like. Not because I'm tired, but because I'm bored. If your laptop would keep you in the game longer, then you're in luck: I've got a video that shows how to easily mount your laptop to an exercise bike, treadmill, elliptical, or whatever you use to stay fit.


For about 20 bucks and a visit to the hardware store, you can build a secure support that'll keep your laptop in front of you while you exercise -- you just need to follow the instructions over at ManMade. Surf on over or watch the three minute video, which tells you pretty much everything you need to know:


I'm starting to really dig these little DIY projects. If you want to see more, be sure to check out how to make a magnetic coffee cup sleeve and a car mount for your mobile phone or GPS receiver.
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