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XT/AT/PS2/Terminal to USB Converter with NKRO
XT/AT/PS2/Terminal to USB Converter with NKRO

Soarer
This is my Teensy-based project which adapts XT, AT and some 122 key terminal keyboards to USB, also known simply as "Soarer's…

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Group Build prototyping phase
Group Build prototyping phase

matt3o
What If there's interest, we build a layered keyboard together. You can buy all the components from a GB, specifically: - layered case -…

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Workshop, Threads Of Interest

matt3o
This is my attempt at indexing the most interesting and inspirational threads in the workshop. It's hard to catch all the amazing things that are happening in this section and it's frustrating when…

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[WIP] G80-3000 SSK Mod
[WIP] G80-3000 SSK Mod

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Hi Guys, First of all, I would like to thank CeeSA for his patience and assistance so far. I started this mod today after many questions,…

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SGI Littlefoot, a 60% modification of the SGI Bigfoot
SGI Littlefoot, a 60% modification of the SGI Bigfoot

r3boot
After a colleaguea of mine was boasting about his wasd mechanical keyboard, I started to think about building my own. I could start off by…

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Universal Model M Controller
Universal Model M Controller

phosphorglow
Hi ya'll! I'm like a cat when it comes to forums - I come around when I want attention or I have something I want to leave in your shoe. So…

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IBM 107 FMK - IBM 107 472X-41-53951 - Lot of pictures
IBM 107 FMK - IBM 107 472X-41-53951 - Lot of pictures

idollar
http://deskthority.net/resourc… http://deskthority.net/resourc… -------- NAME THIS KEYBOARD --------- …

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IBM AT Work in Progress
IBM AT Work in Progress

chzel
A couple of weeks ago I got a QWERTZ IBM AT from ebay, thanks to ramnes' tip! So here it is, in all it's filthiness! IBM AT-0842.jpg The label has…

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Custom "Mantis Keyboard" (name pending)
Custom "Mantis Keyboard" (name pending)

VVhitel2abbit
Howdy! I am building a custom 47-key keyboard. I have been through close to 30 different designs now and am feeling real close to the one I am going…

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[HELP] Need your input regarding a TKL + Numpad design
[HELP] Need your input regarding a TKL + Numpad design

derzemel
Hello, For sometime I have been working on an aluminium TKL design (here is the topic with the first edition of it) I made a new topic now…

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Katy keyboard (or K80CS (Key80 Contoured Split))
Katy keyboard (or K80CS (Key80 Contoured Split))

vvp
I was asked to create a thread for this. So here it is. It is probably a bit early to create it since no fully working prototype exist yet,…

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BrownFox step by step
BrownFox step by step

matt3o
This is the follow up article to my previous Building a custom keyboard from the ground up . After all that theory I'm finally ready for…

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Very Large Matrix Build.
Very Large Matrix Build.

salsaverde
I'm building a very large keyboard. It has 25 columns and 6 rows. I wired up a Teensy 2.0++ because of its many pins. I'm having a bit of trouble…

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buckling spring with cherry on top
buckling spring with cherry on top

matt3o
This would be ALPHA-1, just dremel work + epoxy glue, but the result is promising. Next step would be 3d print. Final step would be…

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Miniguru progress
Miniguru progress

lowpoly
Hi, working on it again. :shock: Edit: http://www.guru-board.com/… (Edit: Original thread on GH ) Stick…

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TMK keyboard firmware collection
TMK keyboard firmware collection

hasu
Hasu's source code repository of keyboard & converter firmware https://github.com/tmk/tmk_key… I hope that this…

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Data General Dasher replica
Data General Dasher replica

facetsesame
Several years ago, the multi-tone blue Dasher video and printing terminals, produced by Data General in the 1970s for their Nova…

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How to dye your keycaps - A visual guide
How to dye your keycaps - A visual guide

Spikebolt
I posted this guide on Reddit about 6 months ago and I figured it could help some people here as well. I receive a lot of messages because of this…

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How to use a Pro Micro as a cheap controller/converter
How to use a Pro Micro as a cheap controller/converter

scottc
In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to make a cheap controller or converter using a Pro Micro. This tutorial will specifically talk…

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IBM 1390120 - Some pictures
IBM 1390120 - Some pictures

idollar
Hi, ⋅ Here there is a link to a similar post of my IBM AT that I posted before ⋅ Here there is a post where you can find…

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IBM 5140 "Convertible" conversion
IBM 5140 "Convertible" conversion

copter
I found old IBM 5140 Convertible and noticed that it has a really nice keyboard. After thinking for a while what to do with it, I decided that I will…

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New Buckling Spring Design

wcass
... with features that some will hate. When i designed the XTant, for each element/feature i had to settle on one solution. That does not mean that i considered only one solution, but that…

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Soarer desparately needed!

Arakula
Does anybody know where he is and/or can point him here? I'm in a rather big dilemma at the moment and would need a word with him ... because, you see, I've reverse-engineered his…

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Wyse conversion help
Wyse conversion help

Redmaus
1P9A9963.JPG I recently acquired a Wyse keyboard from a vintage computing store. I really love the layout of this board, and I need to convert it…

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Issues with 2WASZ keys on a Model F AT (and cleaning)
Issues with 2WASZ keys on a Model F AT (and cleaning)

derzemel
I have managed to get an IBM Model F AT and I have an issue with it: - the keys 2,W,A,S,Z do not work (connected to PS/2 with a DIN-PS/2 cable). Do…

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TMK Alps 60 Keyboard by Hasu
TMK Alps 60 Keyboard by Hasu

DanielT
As this was started on GH I don't think a lot of people here were aware of this project. This is the link to the original thread on GH…

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Cherry to Alps adapters
Cherry to Alps adapters

Mrinterface
With this thread I'm going to tell you how I made the cherry to alps adapters. With these adapters you can put cherry caps on an alps…

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Converting old Xerox 820 keyboard to USB
Converting old Xerox 820 keyboard to USB

Redmaus
I recently acquired a xerox 820 keyboard from a vintage electronics store. I have looked online and cannot find this type of connector. All I found…

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My custom ergonomic Suka-style
My custom ergonomic Suka-style

Ray
Hi everyone, this is me unlurking ;) Firstly, a big thank you to Suka for the thread http://deskthority.net/worksho… , which was…

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[WIP] OneHand - 20% Keyboard
[WIP] OneHand - 20% Keyboard

PJE
As much as I love my Happy Hacking Keyboard, and other smaller keyboards - especially the 40% keyboard by ne0phyte at …

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How to build your very own keyboard firmware

matt3o
This is a tutorial about building your own custom firmware with Hasu's keyboard firmware . It may seem daunting to work with Hasu's wall of code but the files you need to modify are not…

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Cherry Case PCB support
Cherry Case PCB support

seebart
ok here's a nice little "problem" I have. I have this G80-3000 HAD which I use in this G81-1000 HBD case. Now the PCB flexes in the case…

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Trackpoint for DIY keyboards?

Sigmoid
Hey, I really enjoy hacking and building things, and something came up on the keyboards forum recently in an ergonomics-centered discussion - that these days you can't really call any setup ergonomic…

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Bringing the IBM PC XT into the 21st Century

wcass
The IBM XT keyboard has a fantastic feel but the key layout is ... not great. For years it has been the ugly stepchild next to the AT, Model M, and SSK. It uses the XT protocol, so is not…

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Help Needed Regarding Hand Wiring Nerd TKL
Help Needed Regarding Hand Wiring Nerd TKL

RoastPotatoes
I posted this on geekhack but have yet to get any replies. I need some help in getting my Gon Nerd TKL fully functional. These are it's currently…

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