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Picture of Keyboard Key Necklace/Choker
I'm a nerd. So I decided to make a nerd present for my girl.
So I made this Keyboard key necklace/choker.

This is pretty easy and cheap. If you already have a spare keyboard this is pretty much free.

Step 1: Materials; thing's you'll need

Keyboard - Typing thing you use everyday.
Philips Screwdriver - Made to insert and remove screws into things.
Flat Screwdriver - Same as above with a different shape.
Dremel or Hand Drill - Makes holes in stuff.
Blade - Cuts things.

I didn't add costs because you should probably already have all this stuff. If you don't have a spare keyboard you can get one at Walmart for $5.

Step 2: Breakdown the keyboard

First, lets take the keyboard apart by removing all the screws on the back. You should be able to figure this one out :)

Now open it up. Keep the back part for now but you can discard the innards.

Pry the keys off with the flat head screwdriver.
Get all the keys you think you might use. don't forget numbers can be letters and such non-sense.

Remove the cable from the board.

You can now throw out the front and back of the board.

Step 3: Cable time

We need some kind of rope/wire/string/cable to make the necklace.

I decided to use the wires inside the keyboards own cable.

First cut the connectors from the rest of the wire.

You'll need to strip all the crap from the smaller wires inside. Use the blade to help you get started.
First is the outer rubber(?) sheath.
Next is some foil like insulation.
Finally get one of the wires from the bunch.
 
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