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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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[BUILDLOG] TANK 93 | Mechanical keyboard from scratch
[BUILDLOG] TANK 93 | Mechanical keyboard from scratch

euf0ria
https://dl.dropboxusercontent&… Finding new interests and new forums is probably best described as being infected with a serious…

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IBM 107 Key Model F 4704 Restoration Thread
IBM 107 Key Model F 4704 Restoration Thread

pyrelink
Hello Deskthority. Earlier this week I received from Cindy a neat 107 key IBM 4704 Model F. While no where near as elegant as the lovely Kishsaver or…

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Beam Spring IBM 3278 A02 restoration
Beam Spring IBM 3278 A02 restoration

Monster-Toys
Today my IBM 3278 A02 Beam Spring Keyboard arrived :) ... WHAT A BEAUTY!!! ... 002.jpg ... and it is in worse condition than i…

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Bulding a converter for an old Palm keyboard

richardtheb
Hey all, I am trying to build a device that allows me to use an old Palm portable keyboard as a USB device (so it can connect to a PC). I've managed to read data off the keyboard (it uses a serial…

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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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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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First experiments in CNC
First experiments in CNC

matt3o
I finally got my CNC rounter and I'm slowly becoming familiar with it. It's a pretty complex piece of hardware, there are so many variables…

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Macro/Gaming Keyboard

beltet
Hey everyone! I'm thinking of building a specific Gaming/Macro keyboard and want your input, otherwise it ain't going to happend. I love to use 60% on regular basis, but when I'm gaming I sometimes…

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Teensy 2.0 alternatives, ATmega32U4
Teensy 2.0 alternatives, ATmega32U4

Soarer
Teensy 2.0 is still the default go-to board for many projects - it's the smallest of the breakout boards, and a good reliable choice.…

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HyperPoo Development
HyperPoo Development

7bit
Please discuss the technical issues of the HyperPoo here …

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Curved Split Keyboard Prototype
Curved Split Keyboard Prototype

Zekromtor
http://i.imgur.com/5Pbxewt… The thing that could have been pretty, had I wired it nicely. Yep, that's felt covering the key caps.…

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

002
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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Face U/MX-mini U replica knowledge base
Face U/MX-mini U replica knowledge base

DanielT
Because quite a few of us joined the FaceU/MX-mini GB I think it will be good to have a dedicated workshop topic, where we can post…

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Amkey capacitive keyboard controller
Amkey capacitive keyboard controller

xwhatsit
Xavierblak got in touch with me a few weeks ago after acquiring a triplet of rather interesting keyboards . Fast forward to today, and here is one…

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Crazy idea for custom keyboard
Crazy idea for custom keyboard

bktlr
Hello everyone! I'm in the process of designing my second custom keyboard a school project, my first being mostly a prototype for testing. I know I…

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My DIY keyboard collection ( or how I became a KB-geek...)
My DIY keyboard collection ( or how I became a KB-geek...)

suka
When I became interested in alternate keyboard layouts about 3 years ago and researched possible more ergonomic alternatives, I also…

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No cherry for old men
No cherry for old men

DiodeHead
Hi guys, first of all, i´ve been reading this forum for a couple of months now and i have to say, this is a great info you guys have here. The first…

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Wireless ErgoDox ???
Wireless ErgoDox ???

des_illacom
Hey guys, Just like the 'subject' says, wireless ErgoDox... is it even possible? I'm one of many waiting for MD drop to ship out my kit, In the mean…

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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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[Brainstorming] Bluetoothing Our Mechs, For Electonics Newbs

Halvar
I'd like to convert one of my keyboards to bluetooth, probably my IBM Model M SSK. If anyone has experience or advice for me, or the same plan, that would be great, and maybe we can discuss it here…

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40% keyboard idea

ab00
Hello, I've been lurking for a while now and recently came up with an idea for a compact HHKB-style keyboard. Please let me know what you think: http://www.keyboard-layout-edi…

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Alternative controller experiments
Alternative controller experiments

twiddle
So, I'd like to start experimenting with completely custom controllers, primarily because stock on Atmega32u4s is quite low, and also because there's…

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[HELP]ergodox build issues

william20111
Could anyone give some advice, My one key appears to look like its stuck. As soon as i plug in the ergodox it starts typing a continuous string of 1's until i hit backspace. The whole of the keyboard…

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How to make smooth super-soft-tactile Alps from tactile M...
How to make smooth super-soft-tactile Alps from tactile M...

7bit
Today, I opened a Matias Alps tactile switch, going be Ripster unbeatable guide ( http://imgur.com/a/elAFF/noscript ). First, I tried to…

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Pcbnew / Kicad
Pcbnew / Kicad

7bit
This is the Pcbnew troubleshooting thread. …

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Open hardware keyboard schematics and cases?

teuf
I was wondering if some good resources on open hardware keyboards? The best that I could find was http://wiki.geekhack.org/index.php?tit… even though some links are dead or have no data file…

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IBM Model F Restoration, USB port and custom controller
IBM Model F Restoration, USB port and custom controller

andrewjoy
This is a simple Mod that I am doing to get my Model F terminal keyboard ready for daily use once my replacement controller arrives. More photos will…

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Filco MiniLa + Teensy
Filco MiniLa + Teensy

alfa147x
I have a Filco MiniLa on the way and I would like to swap the Alt and Win keys. I would just remap them using an application but I don't…

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Split ergonomic keyboard project

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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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split stenograph with numpad
split stenograph with numpad

hagna
This is for a split (two keyboards) stenograph style keyboard with a numpad on the right hand. Steno doesn't offer an improvement for…

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A new home (Ergo clear mod worklog)
A new home (Ergo clear mod worklog)

Flintfish
Back when i joined this site I asked plenty of questions about doing an ergo clear mod and here are the results from the first part. I have a filco…

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