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« on: August 07, 2004 09:58:53 PM »

i had this old keyboard lying around...the keys were sticking...maybe i should have been more careful with orange juice around the computer! anyway, i took all the keys off and cleaned them...and now it works fine. but while the keys were off i saw a permanent marker laying next to the key-less keyboard and....yea. anyway, i have to redo the other half of the keyboard, but for now you can see this side. i like it better anyway. sorry about the shitty picture...the colors are ALOT more vivid in person.

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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2004 10:50:45 PM »

That's such a cool idea. I've got oodles of keyboards laying around, I should try it. Yours looks great!! Good job.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2004 07:00:16 PM »

that's so cool!  i wanna do that!  but i don't think my dad would appreciate me taking the keyboard apart to decorate it....
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« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2004 05:09:42 AM »

That's cute Eva. My "D" key is sticking an I'm thinking a zebra print would look good........
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« Reply #4 on: August 09, 2004 06:04:08 AM »

Wowza that musta taken alot of patience.  I find that peroxide on a q-tip works well for unsticking sticky keys.  But back to the topic - do you think you could take off the keys, and use a stencil and spray paint to do this as well?  I remember a scene from the movie "Hackers" where they did this (but it is a movie)and I have always wondered if it works (but alas no spare keyboard lying around to play the guinea pig)
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« Reply #5 on: August 09, 2004 10:01:12 AM »

yea, you could probably do that, pinkkittypiper....i t sounds like a really good idea. too bad i dont have anymore keyboards.  Cry

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« Reply #6 on: August 24, 2004 09:49:21 AM »

thats a great idea!! But sense my key boards black I think I might have to use some metallic colors, umm that reminds me i got a few of those silver paint pens on sale for 50 cents.  Sweet you got my crafty side of the brain going!  Cheesy
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