Keyboard Builders' Digest
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Jianovka

A contemporary split built with scavenged Hall-effect switches and caps from a vintage keyboard.


Void switch OpenSCAD files

Riskable published his magnetic switches' OpenSCAD and KiCAD footprint files.


STeMCell devboard

The STeMCell is a STM32 based development board with Pro Micro pinout – designed by u/megamind4089.


Behind the Scenes of Issue 61

Lots of small developments, new vendors, new discount codes, Videoton terminal, etc.


Custom PCB design workflow

Ben Vallack's video demonstrates a workflow of making your custom PCB with Ergopad, Ergogen and KiCAD.


Hakkei HX-S1 keyboard

A classy detachable split prototype with slightly scooped case/plate.


Videoton VDN-52500 terminal

My latest acquisition is this quite rare Videoton terminal made in Hungary in the early '80s.


Blawb's ZMK Atreus

A ZMK Atreus by u/blawb with resin keycaps.


One-handed Mist

The Mist by defiant00 is a one-handed, mirrored keyboard with an own firmware and chording layout.


X-2: a Lumberjack-style ortho

A Lumberjack-inspired ARM-powered 5x12 ortho by Richard Goulter, compatible with the GH-60 case.


Switching to Colemak

The main stages and impressions of Tanukishouten switching to Colemak during the holidays.


Swoop

A lobster-themed open-source Sweep/Ferris derivative by Jim Merricks White.


Thumb paddle

Open-source thumb paddles by Troy Fletcher – for activating switches with less thumb motion.


PD40 ortho

The PD40 is a 40% handwired wireless ortho by Peter Dye – with case files and build log.


Little Big Scroll

Little Big Scroll is an open-source macropad with encoder designed by Tweetydabirdie.


Behind the Scenes of Issue 60

Quick news, KBD Time Machine, Benjamin Renner and his keyboard designs, typing with your thoughts, December stats updated, etc.


Skean keyboard

The Skean by Alexander Krikun is an open-source wireless MX/Alps split with onboard controller.


Midway battle station

An actual battle station from the USS Midway Museum. Posted by yagtechceo.


Thorne

A thumb-cluster adjusted Corne, the Thorne, by half_dane.


Nijuni

Files of the Nijuni, a wireless-focused Corne-like split with more aggressive stagger, were released by Alexander Krikun.


Je Sus 49

Borteese's Je Sus is a well-documented open-source 49-key board.


Corne and Lily58 stacked cases

Open-source full body sandwich cases for the Corne and Lily58 by atlantesque.


Protomic DataStealth

The Protomic DataStealth is an elusive monoblock split from the '90s, designed by Benjamin Rossen.


Atreis PCB

Atreis PCB by Jesus Climent.


Raised thumb keys

A split keyboard by ak66666 with thumb keys raised above the rest.


Squished75 case

A 3D printed case of a custom 75% handwired keyboard by toastteebun.


SKUF keyboard feet

The open-source SKUF is an attempt to standardize the rubber feet used for custom mechanical keyboard projects.


THEBRICK deck

THEBRICK is a cyberdeck with Raspberry Pi 4, a 7.9" wide screen and a Planck.


Fujitsu Oasys

It seems Fujitsu made ALPS keyboards. An Oasys spotted by by May_1.


Squeezebox v2112

The latest working build of the custom Squeezebox split ergonomic keyboard by focusaurus.