kitmen keung: A4 mouse pad
kitmen keung: A4 mouse pad kitmen keung: A4 mouse pad
mar 18, 2012

kitmen keung: A4 mouse pad

‘A4 mouse pad’ by kitmen keung all images © greg lin

chinese-canadian designer kitmen keung has developed a silicone mouse pad the size of an A4 piece of paper (210 x 297 mm or 8.5 x 11 inches). the 5 mm (.25 inch) thick surface has a corrugated side with an inward slope, acting as a resting place for small office accessories. the top layer of the mouse pad is an oven-baked polyurethane coating with tiny micro-grids, resulting in a texture which has a noiseless, low-friction finish.  

detail showing the difference in texture 

corrugated secondary surface for small objects 

top view 

  • best mouse pad is no mouse pad. says:
  • someone tells this guy that we don’t need anymore mousepads since 90s…and soon we won’t even need a mouse.

    mousetrap says:
  • I am wondering where I can purchase the A4 mouse pad (in Canada or the USA). Thanks!

    Vaughan says:
  • I really never gave a thought about using a mouse pad until recently. I have been without one for many years. Not to long ago I was moving and so I took everything off my wooden desk. It wasn’t until then that I noticed how faded the wood was where I use my mouse. If I get another new wooden desk I will definitely consider using a pad so I don’t ruin the desk surface.

    amanda says:
  • Yes, I never stopped using a mousepad… my primary use for a mouse pad is preventing my palms and wrists from contact with a hard and cold surface. I love its standard A4 size and the soft silicone texture of the pad; it adds a personal touch to a desk and computer setup with little effort.

    Professional photo editors will definitely want one, as will designers and anyone else who uses their mouse for work. You can\’t believe how hard it is to find a minimalist white/grey mousepad.

    Vaughan says:
  • I think a mousepad is somehow a decoration too. And like amanda said, can protect the desk surface.
    I like using monusepad. I like the simplicity of this mousepad, very classy. Mine is a [url=] ace of spades [/url], enjoy it very much.

    ideann says:
  • yes, i feel nice to work with a mousepad and still need it on my desk.

    a simple modernist design… luxuriously beautiful. i love the orange!

    sal says:

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