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Do It Yourself Wood Keyboard Kit: Geeky or Geek Chic?

The Do It Yourself Wood Keyboard Kit should thrill all those of you who love DIY projects and wooden gadgets. I happen to think it would be a really fun project for geeks and design lovers alike. According to Engadget, the Hacoa DIY keyboard kits, are ready for pre-order for about $300. Would you buy one?

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Danielle2940239 Danielle2940239 5 years
AWESOME! It'd go great with my computer case. It looks like an antique radio. 
jtstitches jtstitches 9 years
Cute but I wouldn't buy one. There are many other things I could use the $300 for.
veronicaraye veronicaraye 9 years
reminds me of scrabble.
Tiffa Tiffa 9 years
That's actually kinda neat. :)
PrincessTracy PrincessTracy 9 years
OMG unless I can take off the tiles and play scrabble when I'm bored it's TERRIBLE!
koolbr33z3 koolbr33z3 9 years
It would be fun to do but man that is freaking expensive!
bunnystack bunnystack 9 years
I like the concept, but the fact of the matter is: I REALLY, REALLY, REALLY hate this new wood + technology trend. It's so hypocritical--I can just imagine what the idiot who came up with this trend was thinking: " wood and lithium batteries TOTALLY go together! YEAAAAAH!!!!" Which is funny considering that a lot of the technological items we have are HARMFUL to the environment. I also don't see the point in killing more trees just to make my computer/cell phone/whatever look snazzy. :/
velvetavalon velvetavalon 9 years
i bet it would look cool after a year when the wood had absorbed your finger oils... imagine the keyboard plaque!
colieoats colieoats 9 years
Wow! $300? What a great idea though. It reminds me of Scrabble tiles...and I LOOOOVE Scrabble. It actually sounds like fun to get to put it together too, I like working with my hands. I think I'll wait until it drops in price though...
I-freaking-rock I-freaking-rock 9 years
My boyfriend would LOVE this... but $300?!
horcruxes horcruxes 9 years
i'm too afraid of getting splinters to ever use this!
bp21sugar bp21sugar 9 years
i think a wooden keyboard is a bit cheesy. sorry.
Gabriela14815884 Gabriela14815884 9 years
That is actually pretty cool though I agree with ashcwebb...its a bit pricey!
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
$300 is pretty pricey. But I still think it's chic!
freegracefrom freegracefrom 9 years
If it wasn't so expensive and if I didn't just have a laptop, I'd love it! I'm thinking about all the colors I'd paint it with... haha.
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
that one you posted looks nicer than this one i posted about: $300 is a bit steep though, no?
melody20 melody20 9 years
i think it´s nice, but a totally crafts´ people thing! Very pretty, but i wouldn´t have one home!
minimicra minimicra 9 years
Ha ha, I don't know, kind of like it, but I don't think I'd want it for myself.
Schaianne Schaianne 9 years
I like it ... but it's way too expensive and I'd be worried about the keys being stained from your fingers' natural oils.
artfashionmusic7 artfashionmusic7 9 years
its so....different. :P lol
blondewithbangs blondewithbangs 9 years
it's so.....overpriced!
lorenashley lorenashley 9 years
jdots24 jdots24 9 years
Pretty Cool! But too expensive for me
Leopardcc Leopardcc 9 years
Could be fun
x_juicyfruit x_juicyfruit 9 years
Geek chic, but I'd so buy it. lol
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