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The end of the rainbow

Posted: 30 Apr 2014, 01:48
by Daniel Beardsmore
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One can never have too many switches.
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Boxes, back row:
  • Misc
  • Futaba
  • Cherry MX
  • Alps SKCL Yellow
Boxes, front row:
  • Cherry M5/6/7/8
  • Alps clones
  • Alps SKCL/SKCM/SKBM (no-one's ever seen SKBL in the wild)
Left: stray SMK, SMK clones, Alphameric foam and foil, a load of broken wings from the yellow Alps
Right: MEI not-WEAB, some still in their RS packaging

Still a long, long way to go …

Posted: 01 May 2014, 21:12
by sixty
That's a very nice drawing, I like it. I still have some switches that you might be missing. I'll have to go through my obscure bucket of unknown switches.

Posted: 01 May 2014, 22:17
by wheybags
hnnngh pretty jelly of those alps switches

Posted: 01 May 2014, 22:43
by Daniel Beardsmore
The yellow Alps went unsold at GH for many months.
The amber Alps you can buy from here: http://www.blujay.com/?page=ad&adid=3138253&cat=0 (which is where I got them)
The rest of the loose Alps switches came from a Mr Interface sample kit.

Yes, I still have a long way to go: Alps SKCL Compact, SKFL and SKFL compact, SKFR/SKFS, the other integrated domes, side dome, the other SKCL/SKCM/SKBL/SKBM (especially the ultra-elusive SKCM Green); Datanetics; M9, ML, and the other MY and MX types; cyan and white Omron; SMK 2nd gen latching; Micro Switch Hall Effect; Apple hairpin spring; and many others.

Still, it's coming along slowly.

Posted: 01 May 2014, 23:59
by rzwv
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The rainbow of death

Posted: 02 May 2014, 04:37
by terrpn
i like :D