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Custom keyboards: Awesome Hobby or Waste of Time?

Because Writing Is Important

Alexandru Teodorovici
6 min readAug 11, 2021

Computer keyboards are like fountain pens. The “one” that feels just right is hard to find, so either you keep looking or use a different pen for a specific occasion.

Well, almost.

The general concept is the same as it is all based on personal preference and feel. Choosing a mechanical keyboard can be both a rational choice or a sentimental one. There are hundreds of options for every part that…