CES: Datamancer ushers you into world of Steampunk keyboard fetishism
Artist Richard Nagy customizes keyboards with a Steampunk twist, and even sells DIY kits to make and mod your own!
Clicky mechanical keyboards, with their Cherry MX switches and robust base units, can be considered a form of keyboard fetishism, but Datamancer's Richard Nagy takes "paraphrenalic technofetishism" to new heights with his custom Victorian computer mods with a steampunk twist.
Check out this Von Slatt revisionist wonder on display at CES 2011. It's a one-off design made specifically for a customer who requested the classic
The artist would not disclose the pricing since each piece is made to order, but Nagy will gladly sell you a DI(mostly)Y keyboard kit to build your own Steampunk/Victorian device!
Click through for more photos of Richard Nagy's Von Slatt keyboard.