Issue 39 / Week 32 / 2021
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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.
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Lots of changes and developments, Issue 38 follow-up, most popular posts, to-do and priority list. (
Dactyl flex by remus49 with open frame design supporting adjustable tenting and pivoting thumb keys. (
Through-hole intensifies: open-source 7c8 Framework by stevennguyen/u/7c8. (
Foam and plate files for Foostan's unibody Cornelius released. (
The rISOtho is an ortholinear-ISO mashup by _eLRIC. (
more) Tips & Tricks
Variable force leaf spring mount by _dvsn_. (
Make your own set of keycaps with silicone molds and UV-curable resin. (
The Keyseebee by TeXitoi has a new fat switch plate, sitting on the PCB. (
Baji is a 3D printable Minidox Case by Metafalls_. (
A 3D printable nice!nano holder by Nathanielks for Fmcraft's TBK Mini. (
A one-handed writer’s search for the perfect mechanical keyboard. (
more) Keyboard Spotting
The Hughes printing telegraph, the second "keyboard", was a huge improvement compared to its predecessor. Spotted by TheSemiHistorian. (
Wow! This beast is built into a desk and its "display" is a tractor feed printer. Shared by neetoday. (
This Chyron battleship with Cherry Clears was saved by virulentvalor from being tossed out. (
Key-Flex is a family of keyboards with a unique structure and sensor mechanism. (
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