Issue 38 / Week 31 / 2021
This is a hand-picked selection of last week's content from a keyboard builder's perspective. Posts that may teach you something, make you think and contribute to the common knowledge of the DIY builder community.
There are 13 entries in this issue:
Back from holiday, Issue 37 follow-up, most popular posts, developments, to-do and priority list.
Modular low profile ergo keyboard by SouthPawEngineer with built-in USB hub.
The barobord repo keeps growing: PCB for MX and Choc switches, cases, etc. - by sadekbaroudi.
ThereminGoat brings us a review of the brand new Harimau switches from Rebult Keyboards.
Tips & Tricks
A new controller board by JimHeaney optimized for custom keyboards.
Moyai is a parametric playground by paul_gamedev for making MX-style keystems in Fusion360.
A 3D printed Iris case by DCharlo with STL files.
A Tandy Color Computer 3 spotted by TTVmetalbassist1.
FoxGaming spotted this vintage TeleVideo terminal keyboard with NMB Yellow Space Invader switches.
Do you need two keys to start your keyboard? K1LLAmanJARO spotted one.
The IBM 4683 POS matrix keyboard is an ortho from IBM - acquired by SharktasticA.
A nice review of the emblematic SafeType by cornbreadninja.A nice review of the one and only SafeType – tested by cornbreadninja.
Introducing the Grabbity Gloves by loopsbellart.
splitkb.com, Jeremy Kitchen, AikenJG, @kaleid1990, u/chad3814, Eugenie, sebastian siggerud, ajoflo, siriximi, cdc, cornbreadninja
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