KOBO Keyboard Frames by Filco Finely crafted frames for your favorite Filco keyboard.

Looking for the next level of awesome in mechanical keyboards? We bring you Filco's KOBO frames.
Meticulously handcrafted in Japan then shipped to MK for assembly, the KOBO frame wraps perfectly around your favorite Filco keyboard and arrives at your doorstep ready to plug and play.
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 aesthetic. MK sells KOBO Frames at cost to keep retail low. Browse KOBO Compatible Filco Keyboards
  • Convertible (URS-SBKN05)
  • Fullsize (URS-SBKN02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (URS-SBKN01)
A limited edition frame created to support those affected by the Hurricane Harvey in Houston, TX, and surrounding areas. Classic Houston colors and "star-like" splashes of white combine to make a unique and beautiful frame. Each Space City frame is handcrafted and due to the painting technique - no two frames are alike.
All proceeds from the sale of Space City Kobo keyboards go to the flood victims in Texas.
  • Convertible (URS-SBKP05)
  • Fullsize (URS-SBKP02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (URS-SBKP01)
A beautiful limited edition frame created to support those affected by the Great Flood of 2016 in south Louisiana. Designed with classic Mardi Gras colors, the deep purple lacquer base and splashes of gold and green combine to make a visually stunning piece. Each Mardi Gras frame is handcrafted and due to the painting technique - no two frames are alike.
All proceeds from the sale of Mardi Gras Kobo keyboards go to the flood victims in south Louisiana.
  • Convertible (NK-GS05)
  • Fullsize (NK-GS02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (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.
  • Convertible (NK-VT05)
  • Fullsize (NK-VT02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (NK-VT01)
This uses water transfer printing technique. It has a Vintage Teak FILCO wood pattern. It would totally match with wood palm rest sold separately.
  • Convertible (NK-OA05)
  • Fullsize (NK-OA02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (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.
  • Convertible (NK-WMB05)
  • Fullsize (NK-WMB02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (NK-WMB01)
This uses water transfer printing technique. It has a clear brilliant blue color and it will absolotely brighten up your desk.
  • Fullsize (KW3CPB-02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (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.
  • Convertible (PLS225)
  • Fullsize (PLS222)
Bright shiny italian red with clear coating.
  • Convertible (NK-CW05)
  • Fullsize (NK-CW02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (NK-CW01)
This uses water transfer printing technique. Simple geometric pattern is printed on a pure clean white.
  • Convertible (NK-CWBR05)
  • Fullsize (NK-CWBR02)
  • Tenkeyless - TKL (NK-CWBR01)
This uses water transfer printing technique. Wood pattern in reddish color is printed on a dark brown base.
  • Fullsize (URS-BLACK02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditinoal works. This is the most well known color, the jet black. This black texture can not be expressed by any other color materials. Simple yet classic.
  • Fullsize (URS-SHK02)
This is a lacquer finishsed product which is one of the Japnaese traditional works. Shunkei has Yellow and Red color in it and a type of lacquer called openwork is used for the finish. It has unique gradation which can only be expressed with lacquers.
  • Fullsize (URS-KSH02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. It uses Vermillion color and is with a matt finish. Simple yet elegant.
  • Convertible (HK-GOLD05)
  • Fullsize (HK-GOLD02)
Fine gold leaf is used. It requires a mastery skill to paste a fine thin gold leaf on a frame perfectly. Wrinkles that gold leaf have make it look three dimensional.
  • Convertible (URS-SBKR05)
  • Fullsize (URS-SBKR02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. Apply Vermillion colored lacquer on a base and pattern is drawn with a special brush in red, black and gold lacquers. Each frame is all handmade and every pattern has a different taste.
  • Convertible (URS-SBKB05)
  • Fullsize (URS-SBKB02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. Apply blacken lacuqer on a base and pattern is drawn with a special brush in red and gold lacquers. Each frame is all handmade and every pattern has a different taste.
  • Convertible (URS-AKS05)
  • Fullsize (URS-AKS02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. Apply red lacuqer and sprinkle gold powder with bamboo tube. Combination of red and gold colors have always been used for the celebration in Japan. It gives you sophisticated and splended atmosphere around your desk.
  • Convertible (URS-KNJ05)
  • Fullsize (URS-KNJ02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. Apply Amber colored satin lacquer and sprinkle gold powder with bamboo pipe before it dries. Coat amber colored lacquer one more time and this gold powder makes it look three dimensional.
  • Convertible (URS-SIJ05)
  • Fullsize (URS-SIJ02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. Silver powder is applied on the black lacquer based frame to bring more of the blue lacquer color. Sophisticated teal like a beautiful ocean.
  • Convertible (URS-TUR05)
  • Fullsize (URS-TUR02)
This is a lacquer finished product which is one of the Japanese traditional works. It uses Vermillion color and flying dragon is drawn in silver by using Japanese paper. It has a fantastical taste.
* To increase customer accessibility to these beautiful Keyboards, Mechanical Keyboards Inc has set retail prices on all KOBO Frames equal to our cost from Filco. MK makes no additional profit on Filco keyboards sold with a KOBO Frame.