If you are in the market for a new mechanical keyboard but are looking for something a little more unique than the run-of-the-mill gaming keyboards that take up a large percentage of the mechanical keyboard market.
You might be interested in the Qwerkywriter which is a typewriter inspired mechanical keyboard created by Querkytoys. check out the video after the jump to learn more about this vintage style retro steam punk mechanical keyboard.
The Qwerkywriter is an 84 key, USB, mechanical keyboard that has been specifically designed to simulate a tactile feel of a vintage typewriter, and features custom typewriter inspired keycaps for an authentic look.
As well as an integrated tablet stand, and a detachable USB cable via miniUSB port and is available to pledge for overrun the Kickstarter crowd funding website for $289. Its creator explains a little more about the mechanical keyboards designed and functionality:
“The Qwerkywriter’s tablet stand can accommodate a wide range of tablets up to 5/8 inches thick. For best results, we are trying to integrate wireless support as a possible stretch goal.
The Chrome Return Bar and the Platen Knobs on the side will function as a programmable macro function key! The Qwerkywriter you see in the video and picture below is an early hand built proof of concept prototype. The final shipping version will be CAD designed, machine tooled and factory assembled!”
So if you think the Qwerkywriter mechanical keyboard is something your desk could benefit from, jump over to the Kickstarter website now to make a pledge and help Qwerkywriter become a reality.
Source: KickstarterFiled Under: Geeky Stuff, Hardware, Top News