W60 by wlard
W60 is an open-source, 3D-printed, handwired, hotswap keyboard by
wlard. KBD.news Published September 10, 2021
This is the continuation of
wlard's hotswap no-soldering macropads, this time as a 60% keyboard.
The case and plate are 3D printed (
source files) and each switch gets its own printed hotswap socket ( source files). With a diode attached these hotswap sockets can be wired together with simply twisting its wires together.
How this is done is showcase in this video:
You can still just do a normal handwiring with soldering, the controller mount fits a Pro Micro.
Keyboard files on my github here:
Published on Fri 10th Sep 2021. Featured in
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