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Space space

This keyboard by qpockets is called the space space. And it has encoders underside.
Published June 12, 2021
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Look again!

The idea started with putting the mods in the middle of a Planck to separate hands a little bit. But there's more to this design.

Two encoders are mounted on the bottom, accessible from the side via a custom knob. There's one on each side.

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This is the 3rd and final revision PCB, going into group buy soon.

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Published on Sat 12th Jun 2021. Featured in KBD #30 (source).


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