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This is my glowing keyboard mod.It is lit up with neon (electroluminescent) wire. I decided to use blue beacuse my case is blue and the whole set up is blue/red themed, and since red is too harsh on the eyes I chose blue. I also addes a switch on the back so I can turn it off when it gets annoying. I had to dig a trench with my dremel so the wire wouldn't get in the way when the keys are pushed down, then i glued the wire into the trench, routed the wire ot of the keyboard, added a switch and made a power outlet behind my pc where I plug it for the power.
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|I think you should have used LEDs. also where's the light for Multimedia keys and upper/lower lines are missing completely otherwise cool. 3/5|
|that looks really nice, but actually blue light is harsher on the eyes than red since its higher in the spectrum.|
|Is it possible to run enough power through the wires for a cordless mouse that run to the ketboard for this, or would that mean more mods?|
|nice work, i am imspired too.|
|this look badass guy.. u've impsired me!|
|already been done on the modfatha. 4/5 anyway, looks nice!|
|Tnx! The neon wire requires an inverter that cant fit inside the keyboard an it also needs ventilation that's why i didn┬┤t draw power from the ps2 connector. Right now the inverter is just inside the case, and the power wire runs down tha main cable and has a headphone plugg at the end, that plug pluggs into the socket on the back of my pc.|
Suggestion: Why don't you try drawing the power from the PS/2 connector?
|that's nice :) 5+/5|
|that is one wicked mod, looks great 5/5|