My wife pregnant, want to watch ipad stay on bed, this is what I designed for her

Discussion in 'iPad Accessories' started by tp1, Jun 22, 2011.

  1. tp1 macrumors newbie

    Jun 7, 2011
    My wife pregnant, she want to watch ipad stay on bed, this is what I designed for her, but she don't like it, any good advice?
  2. Yumunum macrumors 65816


    Apr 24, 2011
    She doesn't like it? Seriously? Too bad it's too late for a new wife... Haha totally kidding. I'll try and think of new improvements you could make though. What doesn't she like about it?

    EDIT: What's holding that thing in? It looks like it's ready to slide out and land on your poor wife
  3. palpatine macrumors 68040

    May 3, 2011
    that's hilarious, sweet, and a little odd :)

    my first impression was that i wouldn't want to have to reach up and gorilla touch it above me. that would get really annoying quickly, especially with it moving around every time you touch it.

    i can't think of any way to improve it, though. assuming she can sit up, a bookstand like BookGem on a table like Dave ought to be fine, right?
  4. Firen macrumors regular


    Jun 15, 2009
    Vienna, Austria
    Aww, that is so cute of you! Although it reminds me a bit of a sex swing...

    And I agree with the poster above. It seems like it could slide out easily and hit one in the face.
  5. tp1 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 7, 2011
  6. keigo macrumors regular

    Nov 6, 2006
    I believe laying down like that and staring at a screen from the ceiling could cause headache. Beside like other say it will swing and not to mention had to raise your hand to scroll around the screen is nightmare.

    Why not get her to either sit or lie 45 degree so that she could look straight at a 32" TV wall mount and have your iPad connected via long cable HDMI so that the ipad could be place beside her on the bed and she will just have to grap the iPad whenever she want to change show.

    This is more easy on the eye too...
  7. zhoulana macrumors member

    Apr 25, 2011
  8. Maria Robinson macrumors newbie

    Jun 21, 2011
    awww...this is something really very cute..i would love to place my iPad like this....really hats off for your creativity and care you have shown for your wife....simply amazing...:)
  9. NutsNGum macrumors 68030


    Jul 30, 2010
    Glasgow, Scotland
    No offence meant, but it looks like some sort of peculiar sex harness.
  10. GoCubsGo macrumors Nehalem


    Feb 19, 2005
    Best use of unused bondage harness ever. Obviously now unused since you already knocked her up.
  11. yourtoys7 macrumors 6502a

    Sep 3, 2007
    I'm surprised that there is no one making extention arms like bed lamp style! I would be nice to watch video in bed, reading etc.
  12. soco, Jun 23, 2011
    Last edited: Jun 23, 2011

    soco macrumors 68030


    Dec 14, 2009
    Yardley, PA
    Come on. How did no one touch this one? Low hanging fruit? I'll pick...

    We know it won't slide out. She got pregnant.
  13. iBlue macrumors Core


    Mar 17, 2005
    London, England
    Does she, uh, sit up? A U-shaped pillow (like boppy pillow) turned upside down on her belly may prop up the iPad. Maybe I don't fully understand this problem.

    More importantly, the room decor looks designed for insanity. :eek::p
  14. arkitect macrumors 601


    Sep 5, 2005
    Bath, United Kingdom
    Won't her arms get really tired?

    Can she only lie down? Not ever having been or going to be pregnant I fail to see what the issue is.

    As some posters pointed out, those black straps really do look like something you'd find in a SM dungeon.
    Judging by the bedroom colours, perhaps if they were in pink with periwinkle blue lacy frills she'd appreciate them more?
  15. technoawareness macrumors newbie

    May 29, 2011
    You have designed something spectacular , i can see how big you love your wife,

    I have a tip, i do not know whether it can be applicable for your current scenario, try to connect your ipad with hdtv, connected with remote keyboard and mouse, your wife can watch it in big screen more clearly without any fuss.
  16. porcupine8 macrumors 6502a

    Mar 2, 2011
    Laying on your back during the third trimester (and often second) can be REALLY uncomfortable, and even dangerous for some women (it can compress a major artery). I agree that something that allows her to sit up a bit would be better. I'm sure she appreciates the effort, though!
  17. kacenka macrumors newbie

    Dec 31, 2009
    They did, we have this stuff at home. Great with kids.
  18. bufffilm macrumors 68020

    May 3, 2011
    lmao...just when you think you've seen everything. i don't think many women would like those straps hanging over their bed.

    that iWARE Caddy might be onto something.
  19. truciet macrumors 6502

    Jun 16, 2008
    dang that's crazy...she'll be one unhappy camper if it does ever fall lol
  20. skunk macrumors G4


    Jun 29, 2002
    Republic of Ukistan
  21. Givmeabrek macrumors 68030


    Apr 20, 2009
  22. Cannoli. macrumors newbie

    Jun 14, 2011
    haha me too! I thought my internet connection was being funky.
  23. Tim9724 macrumors member

    May 12, 2011
  24. club1820 macrumors member

    May 19, 2011
    what happened to the pics you posted? were here yesterday but gone today????

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