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by Icarium
20 Dec 2018, 19:21
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: IDENTIFY THE KEYBOARD thread
Replies: 3707
Views: 189414

Must be the original chiclet! ;)
by Icarium
12 Aug 2018, 10:30
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Over extended orange alps click leaf
Replies: 2
Views: 201

Would still be cool if you could post it here and maybe link the vid for others to find! :)
by Icarium
09 Aug 2017, 11:48
Forum: Deskthority wiki talk
Topic: Switch photos for the wiki
Replies: 4
Views: 479

XMIT wrote: to get rid of any remaining shadows
Aren't shadows important to understand geometry?
by Icarium
23 Nov 2014, 23:27
Forum: Marketplace Help
Topic: Price Check: How much is my _____ worth?
Replies: 4410
Views: 255730

How much should I ask for a top condition almost not used alpha grip?
by Icarium
12 Oct 2014, 21:44
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Cheetah Systems Gemini Stenograph Keyboard
Replies: 6
Views: 714

Learning a steno keyboard would be pretty damn cool. I wonder if it would be at all usable for chatting and forum posts. :)
by Icarium
29 Sep 2014, 20:21
Forum: Gallery
Topic: IT'S ALIVE! Post your xwhatsit-resurrected beamspring/kishy
Replies: 126
Views: 10038

kuato wrote: Wow, great boards in here :)

1) 3290 Serial APL. My new daily driver

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4) 3278 APL 87 Key. This one is very special to me.

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Damn, those APL boards are so sexy.
by Icarium
26 Jun 2014, 16:20
Forum: Group buys
Topic: [IC] Face U replica PCB+Controller+Diodes
Replies: 102
Views: 3710

MX has those annoying staggered pins (differently distanced from the switch centre) while M84 is more like Alps and has them in a sensible straight line: http://deskthority.net/w/images/4/43/Cherry_M84A-0100_--_assorted.jpg http://deskthority.net/wiki/Cherry_M8#M84A-0100 And the magic of my M84 pro...
by Icarium
22 Jun 2014, 14:22
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Post your desktop.
Replies: 1696
Views: 137074

There are young people today who grew up with only laptops and don't even know how to use a mouse. I have a friend who refuses to use anything but a touchpad...
by Icarium
22 Jun 2014, 14:20
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Custom layouts
Replies: 22
Views: 1078

Many vim users remap caps lock to ctrl and use ctrl+] for esc
by Icarium
18 Jun 2014, 16:11
Forum: Marketplace Help
Topic: Price Check: How much is my _____ worth?
Replies: 4410
Views: 255730

Depends on where you are. Model Fs are annoyingly hard to get in Europe. :)
by Icarium
18 Jun 2014, 15:51
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Lego Keyboard
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Lego Keyboard

Pretty lame since it uses the domes of a salvaged keyboard but still...

http://jkbrickworks.com/lego-computer-keyboard/
by Icarium
17 Jun 2014, 13:09
Forum: Workshop
Topic: [WIP] THKB - Tiny Hacking Keyboard - 40%
Replies: 276
Views: 45745

The world needs more MagSafe connectors.
by Icarium
16 Jun 2014, 17:36
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fresh paint for an old battleship
Replies: 32
Views: 2076

Great, now how am I to reproduce that. X)
by Icarium
16 Jun 2014, 08:26
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Kishsaver Photothread!
Replies: 120
Views: 13778

Get me one and I'll take as many pictures as you like. :D
by Icarium
13 Jun 2014, 15:25
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favorite (Linux) software?
Replies: 78
Views: 3560

wheybags wrote:http://mosh.mit.edu/ is amazing btw, like ssh but uses udp and is optimised for a shit connection.
No more typing lag - it local echoes characters underlined immediately when you type them, and the underscores disappear as it arrives at the server.
That seems dangerous.
by Icarium
12 Jun 2014, 22:21
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favorite (Linux) software?
Replies: 78
Views: 3560

We should probably share not-so-obvious things.
So: fdupes is hands down the best tool for finding duplicate files. There are tons of programs but not one other works reliably. I know this because I recently cleaned up some old drives with this.
by Icarium
12 Jun 2014, 22:09
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favorite (Linux) software?
Replies: 78
Views: 3560

vim, emacs
oh yeah bitches :p
by Icarium
12 Jun 2014, 12:25
Forum: Deskthority talk
Topic: deskthority - Suggestions and Changelog
Replies: 1204
Views: 53484

I think a local copy would be nice. Anybody want to google for legal shizzle? :p
by Icarium
12 Jun 2014, 12:10
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fresh paint for an old battleship
Replies: 32
Views: 2076

I think the Satin Fossil color is an exceptionally tasteful choice. Can you perhaps post a link to the exact paint that you used? http://www.rustoleum.com/product-catalog/consumer-brands/painters-touch-ultra-cover-2x/satin If you click on the color square on the end of the second-to-last row, it wi...
by Icarium
12 Jun 2014, 12:08
Forum: Deskthority talk
Topic: deskthority - Suggestions and Changelog
Replies: 1204
Views: 53484

Just add it, it's a wiki. :)
by Icarium
11 Jun 2014, 14:35
Forum: News
Topic: Roccat shows the world's largest 70% keyboard (for lap use)
Replies: 6
Views: 844

I kind of like the idea. Having stuff on my lap seems to be a pretty ergonomic height. I do it with my Kinesis all the time.
by Icarium
11 Jun 2014, 14:29
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: news site?
Replies: 174
Views: 4304

Any news about your endeavors, matt3o?
by Icarium
11 Jun 2014, 12:52
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favorite (Windows) software?
Replies: 163
Views: 6739

I completely failed with installing Gentoo at the very beginning: the bootloader. Just use Ubuntu. The general feeling is like Win98 or thereabouts. Meaning it has it's problems and can get messy but you generally get a lot done with very little effort. I have used Gentoo for years but switched to ...
by Icarium
11 Jun 2014, 12:44
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favorite (Windows) software?
Replies: 163
Views: 6739

I'm a pretty huge fan of ManicTime, AHK (for neo) and the snipping tool. :)
by Icarium
11 Jun 2014, 12:34
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favorite (Windows) software?
Replies: 163
Views: 6739

wheybags wrote: I'm not generally a big user of ides, but the vs debugger is excellent.
So are you using vim or emacs?
by Icarium
06 Jun 2014, 23:43
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Looking for a cheap keyboard
Replies: 63
Views: 2759

I think one of those modern Apple keyboards fits your description quite nicely. Also, in this price range it is probably worth trying some at best buy. You might just find something you like. I still do most of my actual work on a no-profile rubber dome at work. You can also find cheap cherry boards...
by Icarium
06 Jun 2014, 23:34
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Maglev Keyboard With Dynamically Adjustable Resistance
Replies: 7
Views: 709

Always thought somebody should try to pull this off in a keyboard. Then again maybe that's exactly what the solenoids in the old beam springs were trying to do. :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sk-ExWeA03Y
by Icarium
06 Jun 2014, 21:42
Forum: Other external
Topic: Great/Interesting Finds
Replies: 22618
Views: 1223828

Siemens Nixdorf KBPC Russian/German layout http://www.ebay.de/itm/Siemens-Nixdorf-KBPC-RUSS-D-Tastatur-russisch-deutsche-Belegung-/111366135885?pt=DE_Computing_Tastaturen_Keypads&hash=item19edf0604d That had me very excited until I clicked the link.. Rubberdome :x Is it? What about the other one? :)
by Icarium
06 Jun 2014, 17:56
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Try Keyboard Layouts in Browser
Replies: 23
Views: 1258

Hm...am I reading this wrong or does the article imply that the bottom row is supposed to be the home row on the Blickensderfer?

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