Issue 22 / Week 15 / 2021
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This is a hand-picked selection of posts that may teach you something about designing and building your own custom keyboard.
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The making of Issue 22, records in many statistics, new supporters on board, Reddit annoyance, fixing an embarrassing bug, Covid jab KO, subprojects continued. (
more) Projects Pteron36 - a separate split keyboard designed by smart345bond for Miryoku layout users ( git). The btrfly by SolidusHal is a Dactyl Manuform fork with joint halves and without the keywells ( git, pics). Tips & Tricks
A well documented
magnetic case for the crkbd/Corne keyboard by weissbieremulsion ( git). Test
This is a list of 10 sound tests published this week in a single megapack. (
more) History Keyboard Spotting Behind the Scenes Inspiration
Oplivion made a video of his LI-SPLIT88 split keyboard. In progress
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