IDENTIFY THE KEYBOARD thread

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ppCircle

12 May 2019, 14:39

zrrion wrote:
12 May 2019, 14:34
A pic of the switch would be very helpful if you can get it. The layout and those feet remind me of a podworld 292, but the bottom plate and the case design do not match at all.
I was ask seller for photos.

thy_sikk

12 May 2019, 15:26

Pretty sure it's the same as this https://youtu.be/bUYuTBWfxr0
Post the photo if you can get it :D

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ppCircle

12 May 2019, 15:34

thy_sikk wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:26
Pretty sure it's the same as this https://youtu.be/bUYuTBWfxr0
Post the photo if you can get it :D
Oh thanks a lot, it can be weird but i don't want another blues, i want to try those Omrons :lol:

Aran.E99

12 May 2019, 15:43

ppCircle wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:34
i don't want another blues
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Meanwhile I've never seen a blue alps board in 4 years :lol: :lol: :lol:

thy_sikk

12 May 2019, 15:44

ppCircle wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:34
thy_sikk wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:26
Pretty sure it's the same as this https://youtu.be/bUYuTBWfxr0
Post the photo if you can get it :D
Oh thanks a lot, it can be weird but i don't want another blues, i want to try those Omrons :lol:
Hey man, I see you are from Poland since I just noticed it on Allegro auction, if it's Alps I'll gladly take it :P

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ppCircle

12 May 2019, 15:52

thy_sikk wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:44
ppCircle wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:34
thy_sikk wrote:
12 May 2019, 15:26
Pretty sure it's the same as this https://youtu.be/bUYuTBWfxr0
Post the photo if you can get it :D
Oh thanks a lot, it can be weird but i don't want another blues, i want to try those Omrons :lol:
Hey man, I see you are from Poland since I just noticed it on Allegro auction, if it's Alps I'll gladly take it :P
We will see, im gonna tell if seller tell me something about switches. But the alps are the alps, i will gladly buy it :)

thy_sikk

12 May 2019, 15:55

Sure, we'll see what he says :P

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Chyros

12 May 2019, 16:02

Almost sure that's not a FK-555, almost everything about it is slightly different. The lock lights and their order, the colour of the F-key strip and lock light sticker, the keycaps, the layout (Monterey instead of Focus), the cable, the feet, the AT/XT switch, its position and its label, the serial number sticker and its font, and the colour of the back panel. It looks more like a fullsize version of those Tai-Hao or BTC AT clones. Or of the Chicony 5160, but I don't know if that has a metal back panel.

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Noobmaen

12 May 2019, 16:13

ppCircle wrote:
12 May 2019, 14:22
Anybody know what board is that? Looks like focus rebrand.
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Should be a Podworld PDC 101 viewtopic.php?t=15970

ball00n

12 May 2019, 16:14

ppCircle wrote:
12 May 2019, 14:22
Anybody know what board is that? Looks like focus rebrand.
Here is a similar one found on gh.
https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=46705.0
Pretty sure yours will have some sort of kpt switches.

thy_sikk

13 May 2019, 18:31

I also asked for a photo and I got this pic:
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Looks like Noobmaen was right

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Dingster

13 May 2019, 18:40

Looks to be some sort of KPT switch, but I've never seen red or black ones documented anywhere.

silverbergd

13 May 2019, 23:47

Hello all,

I was wondering if anyone recognized this 74 key keyboard. It has pull out spring loaded feet. Any help is greatly appreciated.

Thanks

David
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Noobmaen

13 May 2019, 23:53

Fujitsu N860-2519 with 3rd gen Fujitsu leafspring, not sure if clicky or linear.

silverbergd

13 May 2019, 23:57

Noobmaen wrote:
13 May 2019, 23:53
Fujitsu N860-2519 with 3rd gen Fujitsu leafspring, not sure if clicky or linear.
Thanks so much!

rymut

15 May 2019, 08:37

Anybody know what kind of switches are in this keyboard:
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Chyros

15 May 2019, 08:41

Isn't that the same Podworld or whatever thing that was posted here just a few days ago? Oo

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Raumfahrer

15 May 2019, 11:10

they are the exact same photos too.
We were discussing this board over at the discord as well a couple days back

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Obscure

15 May 2019, 14:34

Which system does this derive from? Cable is missing. I can only post the pics, please just imagine how it smells.. and for the keyfeel: worth to post it in the ugliest keyboard thread. Thank you!
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Anakey

15 May 2019, 15:13

cherry solid state capacitive so foam and foil though the keycap mount and profile look to not have been documented

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Chyros

15 May 2019, 15:17

Holy keycaps batman!

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Myoth

15 May 2019, 15:21

ugh, another rule breaker of the fragile rules I found in the pre-germany Cherry naming scheme


thanks cherry, very cool

irisery

15 May 2019, 16:23

Does anyone recognize this one? It's from a Canon AP 105 typewriter. It looks a bit like Alps semi-integrated dome but obviously the keycaps aren't alps mount.

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rymut

15 May 2019, 17:11

Chyros wrote:
15 May 2019, 08:41
Isn't that the same Podworld or whatever thing that was posted here just a few days ago? Oo
That explains where I have seen the photos before, sorry for duplicating the question.

Findecanor

15 May 2019, 17:48

irisery wrote:
15 May 2019, 16:23
Does anyone recognize this one? It's from a Canon AP 105 typewriter. It looks a bit like Alps semi-integrated dome but obviously the keycaps aren't alps mount.
Looks like the same switch as on the Canon AP 6300.
Possibly just a variation of SMK spring-over-dome (on the Canon S-51) but with SMK inverse-cruciform mount. I would like to know more.

davkol

18 May 2019, 22:47

I doubt anyone cares, but for future generations, if they'll survive the environmental collapse and dig into then-vintage keyboards.

Func KB-460 (popular full-size "gaming" keyboard from ~2014) is actually Tesoro G1. The PCB looks almost identical to, e.g., Tesoro TS-G3NL, and even is branded as Tesoro.

I mention this, because I got my hands on a couple of these: all have incredibly shitty solder joints and fried controllers.

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