Video showing Swiss carpenters opening five beer bottles at once goes viral

An amateur video showing a group of Swiss carpenters opening five beer bottles simultaneously with a ruler spreads across the web, becoming a viral hit.

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND (APRIL 16, 2015) (CHRISTOPH NICK) – An amateur video showing a group of Swiss carpenters opening five beer bottles simultaneously with a ruler became the latest viral hit, after being posted to a social media website on Tuesday (June 9).

The video, filmed by carpenter Christoph Nick in April, showed a wooden ruler cut into five pieces being used as a lever to open the bottles.

Ben Bither, one of the carpenters featuring in the video, said the men, who were all wearing traditional outfits, were celebrating the completion of a house, which they built together.

The video became a viral hit in barely a week, after it was viewed by thousands of people online and shared across social media websites.