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Alice gap fillers

Tardigrade shared some 3D models to fill the gaps of Alice boards.

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Published November 28, 2023
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Fellow redditor _tardigrade_ aka hmsima published 3D printed Alice gap fillers:

The gaps between keys on Alice keyboards have always bothered me. So I designed and 3D printed these blockers to fill the gaps – tardigrade.

These parts friction fit between the switches, so it’s easy to install/remove them by just removing keycaps. They were designed to fit the Owlab Spring PCB (pictured here on an acrylic spring + Owlab spring PCB + plate), and the author is not sure if it’ll fit other boards as snugly.

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You should be able to add some tape as needed to fit it in other boards (like the pictured Rosenthal).

As far as Tardigrade can tell, these fillers have a minimal impact on the sound profile and do not interfere with the keycaps.

I'd love to see how it fits on other boards since I only have 2 Alice boards to try this on – tardigrade.

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Published on Tue 28th Nov 2023. Featured in KBD #145 (source).


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