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Keyboards XT Zenith Z-150 converter?

As we have discussed here Soarer's converter is not completely compatible to XT keyboard protocol, it works with many of XT keyboards while it doesn't with some of them including Zenith this Z-150 XT…

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Off-topic Deskthority Secret Santa 2018

I shipped my gift today! I hope it still arrives on time, but it probably won't, sorry for that!

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Please welcome your new kingpin: matt3o

Thank you webwit & matt3o. From all forums I lurk on (Deskthority,Geekhack, Keebtalk, Reddit) this one is the first and closest to my soul, I've learned a lot, met a lot of nice people and even…

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Photos & videos [Photos] Post your desktop.

I love the mini C64 @madrobby

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Keyboards Alps Appreciation

I have a NeXT non-ADB in US ANSI layout. I like the form factor and overall appearance. The Hasu converter works well, and I was able to remap the board to a HHKB-ish layout. Minor quibbles: the case…

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Keyboards Zenith Z-150 black badge still not convert-able?

@ZedTheMan: I have my Zenith Z-150 100-1886 Black Label keyboard working at the moment using a temporary breadboard setup with a Teensy 2.0 and Soarer's converter 1.12 firmware and 1.10 tools for…

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Photos & videos [Photos] IBM Model F AT (pre cleanup)

Hobby Lobby and its ilk

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Keyboards Unknown Alps Switches Keyboard w/ built in Track Pad.

Alps SKBM White, and please don't throw the board away yet!

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Keyboards Post the ugliest keyboards you've seen!

This needs to be on stickers and a line of t-shirts.

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Workshop 20181214T22000Z: Learn how to make Model F / Beamspring PCBs

Yup - and typically the PCB is smooshed between two metal plates to also protect against wandering hands etc which of course would change the impedience seen at the sample frequency (since we just…

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Marketplace » Member to member [FS] I (and my wife!) am (are) willing to reduce my collection

My condolences.

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Marketplace » Member to member [FS] Keybug's X-mas donation giveaway (switches, keycaps)

Thanks! Just to clarify, I don't get any money. It all goes into the donation. I donate the items and cover shipping,

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Marketplace [GB] SKB75 / SKB65 / SKB60 (invoices out, payment phase extended)

there is also the consideration that the plate from the gb will have black zinc oxide treatment that the lazerboost plate would not have so the plate would need to be further finished to make it not…

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Marketplace » Member to member [WTB] Cherry G80-1800 keycaps

Cherry bump

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Marketplace [GB] F62+F77 orders now open! New Kishsaver+Industrial Model F Keyboards

Elrick, if Ellipse wants to do something, he will. If he is capable of organising the reproduction of Model Fs then he is more than capable of deciding for himself what 'extras' to include. Your…

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Photos & videos [Photos] IBM Model M Industrial (10/05/1998)

Wow! For only $75? That's a killer deal! Very nice.

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Keyboards Genovation PLUM Ortholinear Keyboard | Need Information

Hello everyone, I recently got my hands on one of these Genovation PLUM keyboards that I'm sure you're fairly familiar with. While taking it apart out of curiosity I found these unpopulated pads on…

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Workshop IBM 5251 restoration (break-down phase)

The switches have these little rubber o-rings that I would like to replace since some of them ripped and I lost a few. https://i.imgur.com/FCajRO5.jpg …

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Off-topic What are you listening to at the moment?

I2tCvsH7MX8

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Photos & videos [Photos] Omron F300-K Keyboard (Fujitsu Leaf Spring 3rd Gen.)

Yo, I have one of these beauty's too, and it's just as clean! It's probably my favorite board, absolutely love it! The only giant downside is I've never actually used it. I've done a bit of digging…

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Workshop Ortek MCK-101FX keyboard

These are actually clicky clones and feel really really bad. The plate is plastic and I feel like some salmon Alps that I have would feel nice on this keyboard.

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Marketplace » External [External] Great/Interesting Finds

I recently picked one of these up that says Exacom 2000 on the front and CompuPhone 2000 on the back. It has pretty meh domes with slider. The caps are thin-ish Alps mount, but I think they're…

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Workshop Fortune 1000 Keyboard with Digitran Cap Leaf Switches, Xwhatsit USB

Any luck with it?

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News & reviews [Product news] Das Keyboard 5Q: cloud-connected, open API RGB - Gamma Zulu switches

It seems they got a storm after that so they did sort of "retract". The problems addressed by the community are still there and no proper apologies were made.

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News & reviews [Review] IBM Model M13 Trackpoint II keyboard review (IBM buckling spring)

It is a nice looking board and I would love to see someone give reverse dyesub caps for the M a try so that there was a non pad printed option. There are much better mousing options than the track…

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