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Originally Posted by input nirvana View Post
At the risk of upsetting the flow of the thread (heaven forbid) I thought I would interject a couple WASD things:

1- Several people on Geekhack have received keyboards and are VERY happy and promise reviews in a couple days.
2- I've now been to WASD Keyboards, and I can report that Weyman is real, not a Comp-Bot, and a really nice, heartfelt person.
3- The operation is simple, clean, focused, and built so that it can upscale as the direction and market is established.
4- Now that I've been there, it's obvious they are a service organization, not a keyboard factory. Important distinction.
5- A lot of keyboards have been shipped this week (I got to see some of your boards, let me tell you, they look great) so by the end of next week there should be a sampling of even more people posting pics of their new babies for everyone to drool over.

*insiders tip*
WASD Keyboards takes an actual photo of every keyboard they make. Is that pride or what?
Thanks for the detailed post.
Also in OCN every thread flows like so:
Original topic -> fanboy -> anti-fanboy -> boobs -> locked thread

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That was easy...
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Why yes. As reds are silly and for silly ninnies.
YES. My keyboard philosophy is spreading.
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NO. Reds are for cool kids. Clears are for silly Mizzous.
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Don't tell that to Solutor, whatever you do...
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While we're saying things to anger Solutor,
Filcos have the best build quality out of anything in the world!

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Thread Starter 
@Nirvana; I've worked with Weyman in the past and he's a good guy. I knew WASD was legit from the first day he contacted me. It's awesome you got to go take a visit though. The only downside to living in the middle of the US is not being able to tour all the companies in the SoCal area.

Also, WASD Let me know that their Semi Custom keyboards are available now for $120
It's the exact same as what I got; just a bit more limited on customization options. Excellent value for what you're getting.

An awesome feature that they added is you can switch WASD to ESDF instead of being limited to WASD for custom keycaps.
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While we're saying things to anger Solutor,
Filcos have the best build quality out of anything in the world!

You are raping that word
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post #149 of 261
It's those little Filco touches like the rubber feet.


Real English on the box (not Engrish) and nice packaging touches like this Ninja Flower on the back of the Ninja box.


And Gun Metal logo on the Limited Edition Red.


Edited by ripster - 8/6/11 at 11:50am
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They have now added a slightly less custom keyboard for $119.99.

http://www.wasdkeyboards.com/index.p...-keyboard.html
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