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Has anyone ever tried this? It seems very interesting if it's at all possible, which it should be. The materials possible to use would need to be the ones with a minimum wall thickness of 1mm or less right? They're listed here. http://www.shapeways.com/materials/material-options
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No one is interested in Silver keycaps?
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Way to expensive, I mean 40$ a cm cubed?
    
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Way to expensive, I mean 40$ a cm cubed?
That's the first CM, how much material would a key actually use? It's not measure by the bounding box but the actual amount of material.
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I would a imagine a cubic centimeter per cap...
    
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It'll be probably $8+/key, that seems to be the minimum for metal keycaps. Or around $830 for a full keyboard.
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