Keyboard Builders' Digest
Save 5% at Mechboards! Code: KBDNEWS5 [all coupons]
Keyboard Builders' Digest / History

Split typewriter

Rheinmetall Portable Ergonomic Typewriter from ~1935. Posted by hardboiledbabylon (r/mk).

KBD.news
Published April 18, 2021

I was aware of similar split/angled patents from as early as 1915, but not of actual products.

Published on Sun 18th Apr 2021. Featured in KBD #22 (source).


Did you like reading this post?

Donate to keep this project alive


Related

IBM Model F AT

A nice-looking IBM Model F AT posted by WillytheWarden.

Protomic DataStealth

The Protomic DataStealth is an elusive monoblock split from the '90s, designed by Benjamin Rossen.

Apple Extended II USB mod

A retrofitted Apple Extended Keyboard II with internal USB hub (photolog) by greener_ca.

HP 264X keyboard

A mouthwatering HP 264X keyboard from 1974 reviewed by Chyrosran22.

Dolch PAC 586

A nice Dolch PAC 586 found and saved by Bakedprawns.

Electronic Control Systems display terminal T-03

A cool retro terminal spotted by TyrantFoxx in a Hugh Jeffreys video.

×