Issue 57 / Week 50 / 2021
11 entries in this issue.
This is a hand-picked selection of last week's content from a keyboard enthusiast'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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A plethora of new splits, I've lost 65% of my donors, list vendors by country, upcoming newsletter cleanup, etc. (
The chocV by
brickbots is the 36-key low profile love child of the Horizon and BabyV keyboards. ( more)
The Dao Choc BLE is an open-source wireless split keyboard by Rafael Yumagulov. (
Tweaking the Sweep v2.1, forrestbaer came up with the wireless Roost keyboard. (
The Myrmidex by
hexagramg is an open-source split ergo with encoders. ( more)
A handwired Pteron44 derivative by
ghostfaceschiller with a Pimoroni Trackball. ( more) Tips & Tricks
A great one-handed keyboard project by
key-yack with lots of ideas and links to related resources. ( more) Fudgeybits reports a strange discoloration of his KBDfans aluminum case. ( more)
A video by
keymacs about milling and casting twin-Alps mount stepped keycaps. ( more) Keyboard Spotting
A Grid Compass from the Space Shuttle – spotted by
herronious. ( more)
A beautiful luggable Victor Vicky V9000 found by
yesman_85's parents. ( more)
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