Remember the original iBook? And we're not talking about Steve Jobs's favorite, Winnie The Pooh
. (Or was it Gramsci's Prison Notebooks
? We always get those two confused.) We're talking about the classic, colorful clamshell laptop
. Well, one loyal customer still has his -- and for this delightful mod he's retrofitted it as an iPad case. We were impressed with how much of a 'near fit' Apple's beloved slate was (along with the keyboard connection kit), although the modder admits that a little work will have to be done before the thing can be closed properly (and without damage to the hardware inside). All in all, we think it's a pretty sweet idea, but then again we have always been suckers for old school hardware
. Get a closer look after the break.