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GMK color samples

Sample caps from the GMK Colour Ring shot by flehrad with various backgrounds and different light temperatures.

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Pimoroni trackball support in ZMK

Coded, built and tested by cdc_mkb on a Zephirum, Pimoroni PIM447 trackball is now supported in ZMK firmware.

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Double-keyboard ergonomics

Years of pain solved by a really obvious keyboard tweak.

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Slide mount wooden case

With minimal experience, eBay scrapwood, popsicle sticks and a hand saw bruh-iunno made his own wooden case.

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Logical layout design: repeater key

The T-34/0 keyboard layout by jonas_h features a repeater key.

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Soldering tips

What was the one thing you learned that would change the way you solder forever more?

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2nd gen Kailh hot-swap sockets

The new(?), 2nd generation hot-swap socket from Kailh comes in funky colors and is rated for 6000 swap cycles.

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Leaf spring mount

Variable force leaf spring mount by _dvsn_.

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Acid-etched case

Acid-etched artwork on a Tofu60 with weathered gold foil. Posted by neuro-logic.

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Outputting date on a keypress

Sending a string of the date? Question posted by jma0612 and answered by the community.

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Story of the Neito keyboard

FiresStream writes about the experience of hosting a GB and creating a custom keyboard from scratch.

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Keycap dyeing with Rit DyeMore

Dye your keycaps with Rit DyeMore. A tutorial by CrowningKnight.

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Tactile stems

Tactile stem comparison by jk_pens.

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Socket comparison

Comparison of Mill Max sockets 0305 vs 7305 vs Holtite. Posted by kriscables.

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Cold casting knobs

Cold casting knobs for a GMMK Pro by dr34m37.

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Keeblab

The Keeblab by edoelas is a controller-agnostic prototyping setup.

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DIY shine-through caps

Prototyping NP profile shine-through caps by neXus5169.

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Restoring an Apple Adjustable Keyboard

A filthy Apple M1242 keyboard cleaned and retrobrighted by TysyTube.

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On IO expanders

Using an IO expander instead of a second Pro Micro? Posted by scissor_rock_paper.

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3D printed keycaps

Faux double-shot 3D printed keycaps by Symbiote.

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Collapsible Lego Technic lube station

Collapsible Lego Technic lube station by totetomi.

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3D-printed hotswap sockets V4

V4 of the 3D-printed hotswap sockets by stingray127 are open source.

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The USB protocol explained

Ben Eater explains the USB protocol of a keyboard. Posted by Coloneljesus.

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Travel case for Corne

Custom 3D-printed travel case for Corne keyboards by Consistent-Egg-3419.

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Curved traces in KiCad 5.99

Curved traces in KiCAD 5.99. Posted by deshtroy.

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