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by soviet9922
27 Jun 2019, 17:48
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: VT100 keyboard to usb
Replies: 0
Views: 183

VT100 keyboard to usb

Hi guys, recently i found on a flea market a vt100 the terminal have the roms borked so the display looks all garbled and this roms seem to be custom chips for the computer so is impossible to replace them for eproms. So i was thinking can the keyboard that looks very nice be used on a PC ?. Seem th...
by soviet9922
02 Mar 2019, 22:57
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Where i can buy some retro looking cherry keycaps
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Where i can buy some retro looking cherry keycaps

Hi i have an MX11800 keyboard i could love to get some retro looking keycaps for it.
I have seen pictures for it here but someone knows where they can be buy ?.

:?:
by soviet9922
12 Jan 2019, 05:42
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help

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by soviet9922
12 Jan 2019, 04:59
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help

ok it was a lucky shot i got it all working in the first shot :D. i was very afraid of this mod. but works great. anyway this keyboard is not normal, how all the extra keys are used ? this one is ps/2, and the numeric keypad the numlock key enable the numlock led but the keys continue to work like t...
by soviet9922
11 Jan 2019, 20:04
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help

fohat wrote:
11 Jan 2019, 19:05
Yes, that is the mat and it is one of the nice new thin white type.

You will also want to get a chisel-tip Xacto blade and shave off all those "mushroom heads" so that you have nice flat surfaces to drill.
I'm curious what is the function of the rubber mat ? :?:
by soviet9922
11 Jan 2019, 18:47
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Fixing a 122 unicomp keyboard need help

Hi guys I'm in the process to try to bolt mod a 122key unicomp keyboard that i purchased a couple of years ago. The keyboard was wasted by the postal service and all the melted plastic rivet things that hold the metal plate to the key assembly where broken during transport so the keyboard arrived in...
by soviet9922
08 Nov 2018, 23:10
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Converting an IBM Pingmaster
Replies: 241
Views: 16415

Thanks for the reply swampangel i was able to get my keyboard working now, and do a custom layout. I was just confusing the revision option on the tmk editor. i got the adapter installed in the case and do a small hole on the bottom to reset the teensy. https://preview.ibb.co/k6cPQA/IMG-20181108-190...
by soviet9922
05 Nov 2018, 15:19
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Converting an IBM Pingmaster
Replies: 241
Views: 16415

Loaded a firmware flashed by an user in the first or second page of the thread and works great on the first try. My problem is how the TMK keymap editor is used ?. If i download the .hex and flash it in the teensy this will not work the keyboard will do nothing. I have seen people compiling stuff c...
by soviet9922
04 Nov 2018, 23:47
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Converting an IBM Pingmaster
Replies: 241
Views: 16415

Hi guys finally i take the chance and got my hands on a pingmaster the Japanese one was out so i take the Chinese variant. First thing i learned is NEVER USE ALCOHOL TO CLEAN THIS KEYBOARD ! i used it to clean a small dirt in the bottom and the paint melted !. Lucky i discovered this in the bottom. ...
by soviet9922
16 May 2018, 19:04
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: XT to PS/2 Converter for Model F
Replies: 62
Views: 4862

Great! thanks Engicoder :D
by soviet9922
13 Apr 2018, 20:43
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: XT to PS/2 Converter for Model F
Replies: 62
Views: 4862

PM the OP several times but he never replied :'(
by soviet9922
12 Jan 2018, 22:07
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Got IBM 5251 display terminal
Replies: 10
Views: 665

The switches seem to be clean at least they don't feel scratchy, the terminal weith a ton hauling it to my hause was a pain. Tried to reanimate the terminal but seem to be death maybe i will repurpuse it as some kind of fallout temed terminal :P, im currently testing to hook the monitor inside the t...
by soviet9922
11 Jan 2018, 04:05
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Got IBM 5251 display terminal
Replies: 10
Views: 665

Got IBM 5251 display terminal

Hi guys got this nice ibm 5251 terminal, including the keyboard. See some videos on youtube that says that this keyboard is the best ever so i'm thinking on purchasing the xwhatsis adapter on ebay. This really deserve the trouble ? https://thumb.ibb.co/nayNbm/IMG_20170618_061638.jpg https://thumb.ib...
by soviet9922
19 Sep 2017, 20:04
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: XT to PS/2 Converter for Model F
Replies: 62
Views: 4862

I'm in the same wagon need one for my portable :D are the adapters still available ?.
Or a schematic and the source code could be nice i could build it myself also ?.
Thanks!

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