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by Jacobalbertus1
10 Nov 2020, 01:14
Forum: For sale
Topic: IBM model F122 3180
Replies: 10
Views: 751

Re: IBM model F122 3180

lol i paid less for a beamer are you on crack
by Jacobalbertus1
01 Nov 2020, 06:55
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Alps Lubricant FOUND!
Replies: 132
Views: 9722

Re: Alps Lubricant FOUND!

I have added it to one of my blue alps switches in my m0116 I rebuilt I put it on the ESC key. The initial impression is not as good as the other keys but some said that this lube needs to have time to cure and set in so I will give it 3 days and see how well that dose with it. and I do not have sho...
by Jacobalbertus1
27 Oct 2020, 23:03
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Alps Lubricant FOUND!
Replies: 132
Views: 9722

Re: Alps Lubricant FOUND!

I have some CURSED switches I will try this on
by Jacobalbertus1
25 Oct 2020, 19:57
Forum: Group buys
Topic: New Compact Beamspring controller available
Replies: 20
Views: 2026

Re: New Compact Beamspring controller available

once Andrei is done selling these I will have some stock I will also have solenoid drivers for these and the model f ones as well
by Jacobalbertus1
25 Oct 2020, 15:38
Forum: Workshop
Topic: New SMD Model F controllers available
Replies: 32
Views: 2518

Re: New SMD Model F controllers available

I will be building a number of these in the coming weeks because I have 3 model f's I want to upgrade from the stock controllers to this and then have some spare but I'm making what 30 of these and will be dealing them.
by Jacobalbertus1
21 Oct 2020, 02:56
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing beamspring modules
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Re: Fixing beamspring modules

It is very useful to know that this works, because it is so easy to break those weak beam springs. I ended never dismounting again a Beam Spring switch unless strictly necessary after my first broken beam. That broken one ended as a spacebar stabilizer so there was no real need to repair it but if ...
by Jacobalbertus1
20 Oct 2020, 20:20
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing beamspring modules
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Re: Fixing beamspring modules

It is a good idea to assign that repaired switches to less used keys. I feel that stock superglue is too rigid and will fall apart after some time with heavy use. There are similar products that add some flexibility, like "superglue ultra gel control". I would prefer something like that for this ki...
by Jacobalbertus1
20 Oct 2020, 04:05
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fixing beamspring modules
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Fixing beamspring modules

Hi guys today is when I finally make the post about this because my controller came from the compact beam spring controller project https://deskthority.net/viewtopic.php?f=50&t=24512&p=473053&hilit=compact+beamspring#p473053 . When I was restoring my modules I had not just 1 or 2 of them break off w...
by Jacobalbertus1
07 Oct 2020, 19:04
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: The Memespring: A Restoration Log
Replies: 25
Views: 1836

Re: The Memespring: A Restoration Log

kelvinhall05 wrote:
07 Oct 2020, 19:01
Great job. Hopefully this goes as well as your XT restoration did.
lol yes
by Jacobalbertus1
07 Oct 2020, 19:04
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: The Memespring: A Restoration Log
Replies: 25
Views: 1836

Re: The Memespring: A Restoration Log

wow, Jeck good work on the Memespring, eventually we will be able to find a plate or have one fabricated I have told you you just need to try and get a shop that can bend aluminum or steel to make the plate bends, and then you could drill it out. aluminum would be better on cost and is much easier t...
by Jacobalbertus1
22 Sep 2020, 14:23
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: SSK Firing \| when I press Left Shift
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Re: SSK Firing \| when I press Left Shift

open it up and see about loosening a screw right around the 2 problem keys likely the closest one I have done plenty of these and its usually that
by Jacobalbertus1
07 Sep 2020, 05:52
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Shit, I fell for it
Replies: 41
Views: 2162

Re: Shit, I fell for it

usealy andj00 is an asshat,but if you took 10 seconds to read the description you would have seen that it was replaced with dampend switches as this is one of the first times he was being clear about it after we road his ass a week or 2 ago here
by Jacobalbertus1
06 Sep 2020, 21:12
Forum: For sale
Topic: IBM 3278 Beam Spring
Replies: 47
Views: 2190

Re: IBM 3278 Beam Spring

Then you need to check that 3k price as we dont know if the pcb works 100% it's super easy buy an xwhatsit slide it on screw the ground and calibrate it in a GUI interface there is basically a guide for this given by chyros in his video on a 5251
by Jacobalbertus1
06 Sep 2020, 21:00
Forum: For sale
Topic: IBM 3278 Beam Spring
Replies: 47
Views: 2190

Re: IBM 3278 Beam Spring

Is dam thing at the absolute least usb modded and restored a bit
by Jacobalbertus1
25 Aug 2020, 16:33
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Unicomp Ultra Classic dropping rivets too quickly...
Replies: 32
Views: 1793

Re: Unicomp Ultra Classic dropping rivets too quickly...

i would say at the price that you can get a unicomp at it is fine also you try finding a good method to put it together that dose not cost alot tand take a lot of time to do also for parts they are a lifesaver prevented a few partouts at this point using them
by Jacobalbertus1
20 Aug 2020, 01:20
Forum: Marketplace Help
Topic: Model F Keyboard "Authorized" Repair Persons - Any Interest?
Replies: 17
Views: 6164

Re: Model F Keyboard "Authorized" Repair Persons - Any Interest?

i can also do this i have rebuilt f122 F AT f XT and done some tinkering with my repro f77 i am in US-SC
by Jacobalbertus1
20 Aug 2020, 00:35
Forum: Group buys
Topic: F62+F77 orders now open! New Kishsaver+Industrial Model F Keyboards
Replies: 5678
Views: 753938

Re: F62+F77 orders now open! New Kishsaver+Industrial Model F Keyboards

yeah the durable option need to be a thing because I have serial number 48 f77 and to say the least the scratch resistances sucks ass its to the point where literaly putting it in my backpack has scrached the paint bad in some areas
by Jacobalbertus1
10 May 2020, 20:41
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Alps Lubricant FOUND!
Replies: 132
Views: 9722

Re: Alps Lubricant FOUND!

Nice! How expensive is this G501? you can get it pretty inexpensively https://focusattack.com/fa-dab-s-20-ounce-shin-etsu-g-501-silicone-grease-vial-for-seimitsu-joysticks/ https://www.shinetsusilicones.com/content.jsp?id=G-501&tbl=rtv Shin Etsu is the company that was part of the patent linked abo...
by Jacobalbertus1
10 May 2020, 00:15
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Alps Lubricant FOUND!
Replies: 132
Views: 9722

Re: Alps Lubricant FOUND!

well I'm happy I could help make such a breakthrough
by Jacobalbertus1
09 May 2020, 04:06
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Alps Lubricant FOUND!
Replies: 132
Views: 9722

Re: Alps Lubricant FOUND!

Okay Ive been looking into this for way too many hours. SLEEP TIME. This is the chinese threebond site in Dec 2003 So https://web.archive.org/web/20031226013650/http://www.threebond.co.jp/en/product/series/lubricant/2500list.html Notably vs the threebond co jp pages. This has a use and application ...
by Jacobalbertus1
09 May 2020, 00:23
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Alps Lubricant FOUND!
Replies: 132
Views: 9722

Re: Alps Lubricant FOUND!

Yeah I was the one who emailed alps on this
by Jacobalbertus1
29 Feb 2020, 19:09
Forum: Gallery
Topic: IBM SSK club!
Replies: 717
Views: 90966

Re: IBM SSK club!

do I get to be part of the SSK club I got a model m SSK on eBay … Yes, you do. Welcome! Now get that SSK in full working order and enjoy it for the decades to come! (or at least until we convince Ellipse to include the TKL form factor in his second F62/F77 round) good luck with that I don't think h...
by Jacobalbertus1
29 Feb 2020, 18:28
Forum: Gallery
Topic: IBM SSK club!
Replies: 717
Views: 90966

Re: IBM SSK club!

do I get to be part of the SSK club I got a model m SSK on eBay just about nos except some turd stole the cable well what do i expect it was 105$ and I'm getting a partial refund of 45 for rivets popped off and the fact there was no cable for a total of 60$ SSK it is a blue label one but it isn't a ...
by Jacobalbertus1
29 Feb 2020, 18:23
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Keyboards banned from work
Replies: 29
Views: 3315

Re: Keyboards banned from work

nope but I wish he was
by Jacobalbertus1
28 Feb 2020, 19:58
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Keyboards banned from work
Replies: 29
Views: 3315

Re: Keyboards banned from work

Lol well I don't know if you can consider this "work" but at school, since I am special needs I got them to add to my iep allowed to use a key beeper, so I decided to take it a step further and take an IBM model F in and to my surprise only 1 person has complained out of many classes. I use to use a...
by Jacobalbertus1
13 May 2019, 01:21
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: IBM Model f122
Replies: 2
Views: 716

IBM Model f122

so I got this IBM model f122 off of eBay for like 265 shipped its in good shape no cracks and all the keycaps are there is there a way to make the pinout of the connector be able to feed into my model f xt converter and also what else should I do this I have a whole model m's worth of keycaps becaus...

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