Best Engineering Desk Accessories
Just because you work in a professional setting, doesn’t mean you have to always be professional. This is especially true for your work desk and the accessories you leave on your desk. While it’s always a good idea to portray a sense of professionalism, sometimes it’s nice to show off your quirky, geeky, and nerdy side.
That is why we are reviewing the best engineering desk accessories. These are accessories, knickknacks, and tchotchkes that will spruce up your office desk and uplift your mood throughout the day. What’s even better, these accessories and knickknacks will be sure to delight just about everyone in the office, making your desk a popular distraction throughout the day.
While this review will focus on the best engineering desk accessories, you can also check out our other desk accessories reviews. If you’re a fan of all things Disney, we highly recommend reading our review of the best Disney desk accessories. Alternatively, you can read our review of the best Lucite desk accessories, which are becoming more popular and trendy.
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Wacky Waving Inflatable Tube Guy
Everyone loves the inflatable tube guy! Although we may not know his real name, we’ve seen him at various car dealerships, grand openings, and concerts across the country. Now, you can bring him to your office, with this Wacky Waving Inflatable Tube Guy. Coming in at 18-inches, this waving tube guy is the perfect desktop and office companion.
The Floating Globe
The Floating Globe is one of the most iconic office decorations. With rich, LED lights and magnetic levitation to give-off the illusion of a floating globe, this item is a must have for any engineer’s desk. The item we have linked here is a slight variation from the original, but we thought this one was a bit more sophisticated.
Magnetic Levitating Wireless LED Light Bulb
Keeping up with the levitating theme, you will definitely want to check out this Magnetic Levitating Wireless LED Light Bulb. This item features a light bulb which levitates over the base. Another cool levitating item and one that will amaze your colleagues and manager alike.
Willcomes Useless Box Machine
Have you ever wondered what the most useless box in the world is? Look no further than the Useless Box Machine by Willcomes. This box literally does nothing. When you flip the switch, a finger will come out of the box and turn itself off. Literally useless and at the same time hilarious.
Stress Relief Metal Ball
Are you looking to relieve some stress and anxiety throughout the day? Then look no further than this Stress Relief Metal Ball. Made of aluminum metal, this desk toy has a helix groove milled across the entire surface. This means it is perfect for spinning on any desk or flat surface. A great toy that creates a full body optical illusion while in use!
Silicone Pen or Pencil Holder by Suck UK
Are you looking for something to hold your pens or pencils? Then look no further from this whimsical gift, featuring a silicone man laid out flat. With a dedicated hole for any sized pen or pencil, you’ll be killing it at work and will definitely get a few chuckles from your colleagues.
Bob Ross Bobblehead With Sound
Whether you’re a fan of Bob Ross or not, you’ll love this Bob Ross Bobblehead. Coming in at just over 4-inches, this bobblehead figurine plays ten different wise and witty sayings from the master himself.
Newtons Cradle by COFFLED
No review of the best engineering desk accessories would be complete without featuring a Newtons Cradle. Using some basic physics, which we admit we probably don’t understand, this game can keep going on-and-on unless physically stopped. Newtons Cradle’s are one of the most sophisticated and relaxing items you can have on your desk and are a great source of anxiety relief.
Wooden Desktop Mini Bowling by 3 Otters
Who doesn’t love a good game of bowling? Will, now you can bring the bowling alley to your office desk! This Wooden Desktop Mini Bowling by 3 Otters comes with ten bowling pins, a ramp, and a stainless steel ball to keep the fun going!
Mini Retro Arcade by My Arcade
Who doesn’t love a good retro game? The nostalgia of going to an arcade or bowling alley and trying your luck for 25-cents is one of our most cherished memories. Will now you can relive those memories with this Mini Retro Arcade by My Arcade. Featuring 200 preloaded retro style games which are ready to play immediately, you’ll spend countless hours trying to beat these games.
NFL Hover Helmet
If you’re a fan of the NFL, then you’re going to love this NFL Hover Helmet. Similar to the globe and light bulb which levitated, this piece features an NFL helmet with team logo levitating in the air. You can choose from the following teams:
- Baltimore Ravens
- Carolina Panthers
- Chicago Bears
- Dallas Cowboys
- Green Bay Packers
- Minnesota Vikings
- New England Patriots
- New York Giants
- Oakland Raiders
- Philadelphia Eagles
- Pittsburgh Steelers
- San Francisco 49ers
- Seattle Seahawks
Who doesn’t love the moon? It’s always there for us, watching over our earth. Will now, you can bring the moon to your office desk with this Moon Lamp. Resembling an accurate depiction of the moon, this Moon Lamp is touch controlled and can change colors based on the ambiance that works for you.
Golf Club Pen Set
Want to golf while at work? Now you can with this Golf Club Pen Set! The three drivers double as ballpoint pens, coming in a blue, red, and black ink. Coming in a durable and portable box, simply open the box and get your golf game going! Looking to improve your short game? Read up on these best golf short game books!
Executive Knight Pen Holder
Feel like royalty with this Executive Knight Pen Holder. Featuring a knight bending the knee with arms outstretched, you can place any sized pen on the knight’s hand. One of the best engineering desk accessories you can buy!
Mini Fridge for Office Use
While we don’t recommend cracking open a cold one at the office, this Mini Fridge for Office Use is a great way to house your soda cans, yogurts, or lunch. Powered via an AC/DC charge, this mini fridge will make you the envy of the entire office.
Dragon Stapler by Pacific Giftware
If you’re a lover of all things fantasy and dragons, than you’re going to fall in love with this Dragon Stapler by Pacific Giftware. Made of cold-cast resin and aluminum, with a high quality dragon design, this stapler is the perfect office accessory for any dragon lover.
Desktop Tetherball: It’s a Wrap!
For lovers of tetherball, you can now bring the joy to the office with this Desktop Tetherball: It’s a Wrap! With a 9-inch stationary pole on a base, the rope and ball are affixed to the top, providing you endless hours of fun and enjoyment.
USB Powered Table Personal Electric Fan
Do you ever feel that the office is too hot? While you can’t control the thermostat in the office, you can install your own USB Powered Table Personal Electric Fan! Coming in a dark black color, this twin turbo cyclone structure will help to cool your immediate area with the lowest noise level possible.
Star Wars Yoda L-Shaped Bookend
As a lover of all things Star Wars, we absolutely love this Star Wars Yoda L-Shaped Bookend. Featuring Yoda with his arms outreached, you’ll be able to hold your work books up in a professional, clean, and modern manner. Keep your desk organized and neat with this bookend, made of premium stainless steel.
Elephant Pen and Pencil Holder with Phone Stand
This is perhaps the cutest office and desk accessory you can purchase! The Elephant Pen and Pencil Holder with Phone Stand features an adorable elephant, made of high quality resin, with room on its back for holding pens and pencils. The trunk of the elephant can be used to hold nearly any sized phone.
NFL Helmet Scotch Tape Dispenser
Another great office desk accessory for the NFL lover in you, this NFL Helmet Scotch Tape Dispenser features an officially licensed NFL helmet over a tape dispenser. Perfect if you’re a football fan or just want to rep your team in the office. This NFL Helmet Scotch Tape Dispenser comes in the following teams:
We’ve reviewed the best engineering desk accessories and items which you can bring to your office. These accessories are not only professional, but also help to showcase your personality and interests. The best desk accessories, however, are ones that do not inhibit your workflow, but rather help to enhance your desk and office design.