5 entries tagged keyboard

Keyboard subcult

I have been reading up on mechanical keyboards and the subculture that has started growing around them. Read more

Easterntimes Tech I-500 (VicTsing 87-Key)

As a strange consequence of my employer’s custom of pair programming I acquired an interest in mechanical-keyboards. I have now bought a couple—one for the office and one as a backup at home. Here is a quick review of one of them. Read more

Thinking about Building a Keyboard

Wouldn’t it be fun to build a computer keyboard from scratch? Well, maybe so. Here are some links to resources that might be useful to someone considering such a folly. Read more

Plate plotting

My new hobby is building a computer keyboard (ssee previous articles for more about building keyboards and keyboard goals). I have ordered in components such as key caps, key switches, and a lifetime supply of 1N4148 diodes, but there is one part I have to work out how to build for myself—the plate. Read more