Filco KOBO Frames

KOBO frames represent the next level in mechanical keyboards. Handcrafted in Japan and assembled in the US, KOBO frames are compatible with most Filco keyboards.

Filco takes the original, durable ABS plastic frame and applies masterful techniques ranging from lacquer painting to painstaking gold leaf pasting in order to accomplish the desired result.

Liquid Scale
  • Convertible (NK-GS05)
  • Fullsize (NK-GS02)
  • Tenkeyless (NK-GS01)

This uses water transfer printing technique. It has black coating base and has a mesh pattern in beautifully shining gold and silver. Clear coating is applied for the finish. Mesh looks like a scale on a fish and it is the origin of its product name, gold scale.

Liquid Wood
  • Convertible (NK-VT05)
  • Fullsize (NK-VT02)
  • Tenkeyless (NK-VT01)

This uses water transfer printing technique. It has a Vintage Teak FILCO wood pattern. It’s a perfect match with the wood palm rest sold separately.

Liquid Ivory
  • Convertible (NK-OA05)
  • Fullsize (NK-OA02)
  • Tenkeyless (NK-OA01)

This uses water transfer printing technique. Oliva means Olive and Avorio means ivory in Italy. It has white based and Olive wood pattern is printed. A growth ring like you find on a wood shows an unique complxity.

Liquid Blue
  • Convertible (NK-WMB05)
  • Fullsize (NK-WMB02)
  • Tenkeyless (NK-WMB01)

This uses water transfer printing technique. It has a clear brilliant blue colour and it will absolutely brighten up your desk.

Trivalent Chrome
  • Fullsize (KW3CPB-02)
  • Tenkeyless (KW3CPB-01)
  • Minila USB (KW3CPB-03)
  • Minila AIR (KW3CPB-04)

This product is with a trivalent chromium finish. It is a sturdy coating finish and has a well corrosion resistance. Dark cool silver.