With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
Easy and cheap mod to create an excellent keyboard for playing the awesome Frets on Fire (Free Guitar Hero PC Clone)
I used a standard USB Dell keyboard, the type as shown in the photo... you could use any old keyboard but i liked the minimalist approach of this Dell...
Remove all the numpad, arrow and pgup,pgdn etc keys... remove all the F keys... remove the ` key and the 6 key... Replace the backspace \ ] and [ k...
I looked all over the net for a good strum bar design and couldnt find one... so i had to resort to icecream sticks and hot glue... basically build a ...
This step is optional but it does look cool... paint the 1,2,3,4,5 keys to match the fret colours in FoF.. I used MDF primer as a base coat and water...
Now go download Frets on Fire and change the key settings to match the keyboard... (frets, arrows, esc)http://fretsonfire.sourceforge.net/Get the RF-m...
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
We noticed you attached photosto your comment.
Connecting Your Guitar Hero or Rock Band Controller to Frets on Fireby mattdias
Make a Guitar Hero Kit for your PCby carpespasm
Easier Guitar Hero Clone Controller!by babblin5
Homemade Guitar Hero Gibson Controller - Guitarra Gibson para Guitar Heroby rcaproni
How to play Guitar Hero/Rock Bandby Sylar521
Guitar Hero Cloneby Realities
Play Guitar Hero with a Real Guitarby alan.chatham
Awesome Wooden Guitar Projectby duck-lemon
How to Be a Guitar Hero/Rock Banderby Brother_D
Cheap Star power pedal for guitar heroby djcalle
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.