They walk downstairs alone or in pairs and makes a slinkity sound… but there’s a lot more you can do with a slinky, the famous helical spring invented in the 1940s. In this video featuring 黃正懷, Kuma Films captures some Ridiculous Tricks You Can Do With a Slinky.
We’ve seen more of these tricks online recently. This vendor demonstration seems to have set off some of the viral excitement:
For reference, enjoy this classic Slinky commercial from the 1970s:The Slinky machine: A hand-cranked, wooden Slinky escalator, the Slinky Drop in slow motion, Taiwan’s Spintop Masters, and more from Kuma Films.