Fidget Spinners

Fidget spinners, or more generally, hand spinners and fidget toys burst onto the scene in 2016. At best a cure for anxiety, or AD/HD, fidget spinners have taken on a collectible flair in the EDC community with professional quality machine shops and CNC milled models becoming more popular as the industry grows. Spinnermint is a news source, review and guide to the new world of fidget spinners and fidget toys.

TiSpin Prop - G5 Titanium Propeller Spinner

TiSpin Prop - G5 Titanium Propeller Spinner

Titan Ring Designs is taking pre-orders for this ultra premium priced titanium propeller spinner. Each of the two versions of the TiSpin Prop will be limited to 25 pieces and individually serial numbered. The first series will be offered in a standard machine finish only and the second series will...

The Song Spinner (Hyperion)

The Song Spinner (Hyperion)

The Song Spinner line from Fingers Spinners, a Russian based company, comes in 4 different models only differentiated by body shape. The Rhea, Kronos, Ocean and Hyperion. Wanting a non-knockoff budget priced spinner, I looked to Etsy and was immediately drawn to the Hyperion version of the Song Spinner...

Bike Chain Spinner

Bike Chain Spinner

This simple, easy to follow tutorial by Revan TK-421, who previously produced this slick spinner, shows us how to easily make a homemade fidget spinner out of a bike chain, a bearing and a few zip ties. Full materials and tools needed list with links is below....

The Celerity

The Celerity

The Celerity fidget spinner comes advertised from Bambproof Gear as a spinner designed to resemble breaking waves. It's being offered in brass, titanium and bronze. I'm a big fan of bronze spinners, not because I've ever owned one or even felt one, just because...they seem like they would be cool....

Split-Brain Double Spinner

Split-Brain Double Spinner

The Split-Brain Double Spinner from Radius Method is scratching my itch for innovation in the fidget spinner industry. At least a little. It's still basically just a spinner, but the Split-Brain implements a double bearing system creating a spinner on top of another spinner...but connected. So, instead...

Compoform Spinner

Compoform Spinner

The unnamed, unpriced, uneverything bronze spinner from Compoform will be dropping tomorrow March 24th at 6pm Moscow time. What does that mean to you? I'll do the timezone math. That's...11am ET. The only real info on these:...

Bearing Basics: 608 vs. r188 Bearings

Bearing Basics: 608 vs. r188 Bearings

Which bearing is best for spinners? The most common bearings used in fidget spinners are the 608 bearing and the r188 bearing. We'll give a brief description of the 608 and r188 bearings, then we'll compare them in terms of the pros and cons of each bearing. We'll also give you some examples of which...

Brass Triton Spinner

Brass Triton Spinner

This week's giveaway is the brass Triton Spinner from VC-EDC. The Triton is a long spinner with an interesting concave body design with weight distributed toward the circumference of the spinner. It houses a 606 bearing and has a copper button with the logo engraved. It's a sharp looking spinner....

T2 Spinner

T2 Spinner

Spin Toy Co. has given us this teaser video of the follow-up to the unique Typhoon Fidget Spinner the aptly named T2 Spinner. The design of the Typhoon spinner takes the bearing out of the middle of the body for what's supposed to be a more ergonomic design. The original Typhoon had an aluminum body...

The Stout

The Stout

This is The Stout a brass tri spinner from Steampunk Spinners that weighs about half a pound (seriously it's 5 oz) and measures 2.5" in diameter. It's not great for fidgeting with, unless you have large meaty paws, but cool for long table spins, warp videos and working out your forearm muscles....