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by Maarten
23 Apr 2012, 15:57
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Post your desktop.
Replies: 1736
Views: 163186

Icarium wrote:aluminium u-profile press-fit thread monkeypants...
I'll need pictures to understand this. :D
I didnt make that many pics while building this unfortunately....

But lucky for you i have the most awesome mspaint skillz in tha world!!
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edit, threads are better irl ;)
by Maarten
23 Apr 2012, 15:36
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Post your desktop.
Replies: 1736
Views: 163186

That reminds me that I wanted to know how you made your case. Did you post more information than in this article on GH somewhere? I use MAGIC! But nah, that case is pretty easy; Aluminium u-profile epoxied to the mounting plate, drilled some holes in the bottom of the profile and press-fitted some ...
by Maarten
23 Apr 2012, 14:14
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Post your desktop.
Replies: 1736
Views: 163186

My home setup;
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Please ignore the cat-hairs and dust :lol:
by Maarten
23 Apr 2012, 07:35
Forum: Workshop
Topic: XT/AT/PS2/Terminal to USB Converter with NKRO
Replies: 764
Views: 137481

Oh nice work! Now all i need is a teensy :lol:
by Maarten
21 Apr 2012, 10:47
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Looking for someone to fix my Filco
Replies: 8
Views: 805

If you cannot find anyone locally id be glad to take a shot at it for you, i am located in the Netherlands.
by Maarten
20 Apr 2012, 12:08
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The Ultimate Off-Topic Topic
Replies: 72
Views: 5356

iamwhoiam wrote:I have 11 of these. Want one?
WANT!

How much?
by Maarten
18 Apr 2012, 16:05
Forum: Workshop
Topic: I did a guide of how to open Cherry switches...
Replies: 34
Views: 30943

Oh i also did a video showing home-built tools (paperclip);
by Maarten
17 Apr 2012, 08:10
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Maarten's custom cables
Replies: 24
Views: 2761

Trent wrote:Oh I completely understand, but I just wanted to see if Maarten was up for the challenge 8-)
Oh please dont challenge me.... i'm too big a fan of 'how i met your mother' :lol: So please, also DO NOT USE THE WORD LEGENDARY!! It just cracks me up every time, cant help it :D
by Maarten
17 Apr 2012, 08:06
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Maarten's custom cables
Replies: 24
Views: 2761

Are these cables coming with some kind of warranty? What I like of your cables, is that both ends are not hold by a plastic band and they luck very clean Warranty... havent really thought about that all that much tbh ;) But i do stand behind what i make so if anything goes wrong with a cable anyone...
by Maarten
16 Apr 2012, 19:15
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Maarten's custom cables
Replies: 24
Views: 2761

mintberryminuscrunch wrote:just start selling what you are able to supply now, and slowly increase your repertoire
Exactly what i plan on doing sir!

http://deskthority.net/marketplace-f11/ ... t2457.html
by Maarten
16 Apr 2012, 17:49
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Maarten's custom cables
Replies: 24
Views: 2761

SDL to USB is on my to do list but this indeed involves active circuitry and all that so the cables will be bulky. I also need a proper supplier for those pesky 'SDL' plugs (pref, some plugs that do NOT require a freaking $300 tool to be crimped on). And yes, i will do different connectors but i don...
by Maarten
16 Apr 2012, 15:51
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Maarten's custom cables
Replies: 24
Views: 2761

Thanks for the nice shots sixty, id still love to hear back from you what you think could be done better on the little cable ;) I've already improved upon quite a few points since this prototype and as things are looking now this is roughly how the finished product that ill be offering here will loo...
by Maarten
15 Apr 2012, 23:07
Forum: News
Topic: [Competition] Skeleton Board for a Mousepad design from you
Replies: 39
Views: 2452

Ah dang.... i knew i forgot something :lol:


GZ Spharx!
by Maarten
14 Apr 2012, 20:46
Forum: News
Topic: [Competition] Skeleton Board for a Mousepad design from you
Replies: 39
Views: 2452

With some luck i have some photoshop time tomorrow 8-)
by Maarten
14 Apr 2012, 19:35
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Raspberry Pi - Anyone else manage to get one?
Replies: 18
Views: 1422

NOES THE JEALOUSY!!!!

Ive been eye-balling that project for months and when the boards came out i tried to sign up at the sales points but both websites you could order a board didnt work on my computer :evil: So after about a week i managed to place an order, havent heard anything back since....
by Maarten
12 Apr 2012, 08:38
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Searching for that elusive special keyboard!
Replies: 8
Views: 716

KBT(Vortex) Race?
by Maarten
10 Apr 2012, 23:21
Forum: Deskthority talk
Topic: Post your deskthority header images here
Replies: 2254
Views: 127822

7bit is drunk again, ignore him... here's what he wanted to post;

Image
by Maarten
10 Apr 2012, 16:29
Forum: News
Topic: [Competition] Skeleton Board for a Mousepad design from you
Replies: 39
Views: 2452

Image

BOOYA

Haha, nah, i will create something more serious later when i get some more inspiration.....
by Maarten
10 Apr 2012, 16:12
Forum: News
Topic: [Competition] Skeleton Board for a Mousepad design from you
Replies: 39
Views: 2452

CeeSA wrote:1) only landscape
2) pad is for the mous only
3) [img removed]

@fossala - my little brother - i look more terrifying than him ;)
So your looking for boring blend of clear, white, grey, black and tiny spots or red..... hmmm.... not much to work with ;)
by Maarten
10 Apr 2012, 16:10
Forum: News
Topic: [Competition] Skeleton Board for a Mousepad design from you
Replies: 39
Views: 2452

Oh cmon... everybody can see that's a duckhunt themed pad-design....
by Maarten
10 Apr 2012, 15:41
Forum: News
Topic: [Competition] Skeleton Board for a Mousepad design from you
Replies: 39
Views: 2452

Love the idea but we need more info mate! 1) Will you be using the pad in portrait or landscape position? 2) Will the entire pad be visible or will it be partially covered by for example a keyboard (12 by 18 inches is pretty huge)? 3) What is the current theme/color scheme for the desk the mouse-pad...
by Maarten
10 Apr 2012, 11:58
Forum: Workshop
Topic: [Project] The XYNV Keyboard
Replies: 71
Views: 5926

Teensy and arduino are the same thing when when it comes down to it. If you're for whatever reason unable to achieve something with one you're bound to run into the same problems with the other.
by Maarten
09 Apr 2012, 10:32
Forum: Mice & other input devices
Topic: The Felt mouse - wool felt, teak, aluminum
Replies: 18
Views: 3576

Thats pretty horrible..... just imagine how that will smell after you sweat an entire summer in that thing... I bet its not even machine washable (even on a mild wool program LMAO :lol: ) But yeah, i bet there's plenty people who would digg such a thing (to go with their goat-wool socks, thrift-stor...
by Maarten
04 Apr 2012, 21:13
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Minimalistic packaging
Replies: 43
Views: 3634

This obviously would be the next step: http://deskthority.net/download/file.php?id=1833 Oh i have actually shipped motorcycle tires like that, just put stickers on there and wrap it with some tape so it doesn't fall off.... Worked like a charm tho it made the postal office clerk scratch his head. B...
by Maarten
03 Apr 2012, 20:54
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Desk is uneven, KBC Poker wobbles - how to even up?
Replies: 12
Views: 945

Oh yeah, thats the one i was thinking about!! Not too expensive if you like something personalized (im seriously making up reasons why i DONT need one of the large ones myself).
by Maarten
03 Apr 2012, 20:53
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Desk is uneven, KBC Poker wobbles - how to even up?
Replies: 12
Views: 945

Aaaah, for $5 id just stick to the mousepad. Poker is small so youd wanna be able to use it at multiple locations anyways and sticking stuff to it would only get really messy with the sticky ooze always staying on the side you dont want it too stick.... and youll avoid the 'hmm, that corner needs a ...
by Maarten
03 Apr 2012, 17:57
Forum: Workshop
Topic: How to open a non-mounted cherry MX switch?
Replies: 32
Views: 9098

Great vid! Your hands are a bloody mess? Do you have a cat with a temper? Where did you get those two pincers from? Self-made? Bloody mess.. well yeah, cat did help that much but main causes are working on the car.... i use gloves till i have to some something under an absurd angle or tight spot i ...
by Maarten
03 Apr 2012, 17:36
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Desk is uneven, KBC Poker wobbles - how to even up?
Replies: 12
Views: 945

Oh also, wasnt there some guy either here or on geekhack that offered custom printed mousemats? That would be wicked.....
by Maarten
03 Apr 2012, 17:33
Forum: Keyboards
Topic: Desk is uneven, KBC Poker wobbles - how to even up?
Replies: 12
Views: 945

Well yeah, you need one thats more or less the width of your poker.... dunno exactly how long a poker is but here's some suggestions; http://www.dealextreme.com/p/101963 http://www.dealextreme.com/p/105500 http://www.dealextreme.com/p/54309 http://www.dealextreme.com/p/3629 http://www.dealextreme.co...
by Maarten
03 Apr 2012, 17:16
Forum: Workshop
Topic: How to open a non-mounted cherry MX switch?
Replies: 32
Views: 9098

WOHOO!!! An excuse to try out my new close-up video rig! unfortunatly my PC didnt wanna eat the camera drivers so its still pretty crappy quality-wise but at least the lighting and stuff is ok; Tq6QC4bhZBw As you can see i did all the dis-assembly with GLOVES for two quite simple reasons; First is t...

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