Issue 15 / Week 8 / 2021
There are 25 entries in this issue:
The IIICC is a three piece split by kbjunky (git, easyeda).
The design files of the Ploopy Nano Trackball by crop_octagon are officially released (git).
Fmcraft's TBK Mini (a 3x6+3 Dactyl) with lots of info, git repo and a related video with designing tips.
A custom PCB by bigbrobewatching (pics). What's more interesting though, is the workflow: KLE, KLE PCB generator I wasn't aware of & the firmware builder by Ruiqi Mao.
PicOrtho: a Python powered ortholinear keyboard by SouthPawEngineer with Choc browns and MBK caps.
A low budget build by cucumbermemes: impchipwood's dumbpad (git).
The XP64 is a mechanical MIDI keyboard by xpercipio (video, project page).
In episode 10 of The Thocc podcast NathanAlphaMan answered Vogsphere's questions.
10 years after starting the project, webwit decided to put Deskthority up for sale (source and details).
The KLE PCB Generator by jeroen94704 is a Python tool generating a KiCAD schematic and PCB layout with the KLE RAW json as an input.
Everglide V3 'Water King' switch review by ThereminGoat (article).
Tips & Tricks
Fmcraft's tips to design a Dactyl in Fusion 360 (video).
A guide to setup weird keyboards for shared PCs by SEXUALLYCOMPLIANT.
A video of machining a custom brass weight for the Tokyo60 keyboard by HadiPotter.
Switch films made from 0.2mm stencil vinyl by hhsandi using Cricut.
This is a list of 23 sound tests published this week in a single megapack.
The Keypatch AT is an IBM Model F addon from the '80s by Genes Technologies. Presented by LGR (video).
WAM Cherry G80-0485 posted by Str0hkopf (pics).
SouthPawEngineer made a solar powered Bluetooth keyboard, the Solortho.
The SilverBullet44 is a split keyboard with tented aluminum case by swan_match (details, review).
This unnamed split by Bobbysuit features a HDMI cable between the halves, thus comes with one single controller.
A wooden macropad for NovelKeys Big Switches with pen tray. Committed by AuthenticDanger.
This macropad by FatherPaulStone features arcade buttons in a wooden box (pics).
The Nyx is tadfisher's first PCB project. Waiting for a git repo.
AI-generated keysets. OpenAI’s GPT-3 API beta assisted by snagy.