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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #700 on: Tue, 19 July 2016, 18:07:34 »
Looks great, hasu!  Very good to hear that your plate works fine.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #701 on: Tue, 19 July 2016, 19:46:18 »
sprit, thanks for sharing your experience on plates.
My 1.2mm FR-4 plate worked well without problem in assembly process and on typing so far. Glad :D
Comparing to steel plate with orange switches I can't feel significant difference except for switch property, but it may be because I have no good sensitivity on finger tips.

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My space bar needs retrobrite too!

Hi Hasu, may you'll find this helpful. Hydrogen peroxide is a bit fiddly, but there are certain hair products with basically the same active ingredients as retrobrite that you can try and find. I used this one here: http://www.superdrug.com/B-Blonde/Jerome-Russell-B-Blonde-Cream-Peroxide-40-Vol-12%25-Lightner/p/42293

But obviously I don't know if this brand is specific to the UK or not, I imagine there must be similar products in Japan.

It comes in a convenient gel form, saves the effort of trying to mix it yourself, give it a go!
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #702 on: Sat, 23 July 2016, 00:08:40 »
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Yeah, DIY cutting pate is very time consumig and makes an old keyboard victim. You were really lucky with dremel I did that ridiculously with hand saw :D

As a followup, I also chopped up a space invader plate and this time it was much(MUCH) faster. Used dremel 409 disks, gotta replace them pretty often but if you do it right you can get maybe 5-7" of cut per disk. Still sucks, but kind of fun at the same time. Make sure you use eye protection though, the disks shatter easily.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #703 on: Fri, 05 August 2016, 18:19:15 »
my build is mostly done, lots of problems that I solved with bad solutions, so it is hardly ideal... but this was a learning experience for next time anyhow

1) I didn't pay attention to the pcb, so I cut a plate that wasn't compatible. I filed down the mistake to fix it, but the spacebar is now .25 shorter than would make sense.

2) I cut the plate using swillkb, and their ISO enters had center-mounts, which alps typically do not have. the AEK ISO Enter key 'fits', with some space to the left of it unused.

3) another swillkb thing, the wire clips with alps stabilisers do not match the wire sizes, so I'll have to bend my own wires.





ignore the ugly caps, I'm currently using 4 different keysets with it just to fill it up (unless I use a mix of AEK ISO and ANSI caps, I'll always have to use at least 2 due to the enter key). it'll always be a little ugly just because of the dumb mistakes I made, but it works ok anyhow


so, a question I had. Is there any chance of split lshift support in the future (assuming it isn't there already). basically iso lshift on the inside and the 1u key on the outside, same as split rshift.


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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #704 on: Fri, 05 August 2016, 20:04:41 »
sprit, thanks for sharing your experience on plates.
My 1.2mm FR-4 plate worked well without problem in assembly process and on typing so far. Glad :D        >   I'd love to type on it FR-4 Plate ! 
Comparing to steel plate with orange switches I can't feel significant difference except for switch property, but it may be because I have no good sensitivity on finger tips.   
>  Dear Hasu, Would You try another thin Caps?    The Apple Dyesub caps are too Perfect, covering all the small defects, IMO.

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My space bar needs retrobrite too!   >  Still Beautiful  I See !

Dear Hasu !
>   I'd love to type on Your FR-4 Plate ! 
>   Your space bar is  Still Beautiful  ! 
Use a 2% H2O2  Hydroperoxide from a Pharmacy   $0.5 /500mL   -  Put in a bag with 50mL H2O2, less than 1 hours under The Shade!!!   DO NOT Wait until white in the Solution!! its Too Much!!!!
>   Dear Hasu, Would You try another thin Caps?    The Apple Dyesub caps are too Perfect, covering all the small defects, IMO.   
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #705 on: Fri, 05 August 2016, 20:33:07 »

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Great Job!  I love It!    :thumb:

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [5th Run 2016/06]
« Reply #706 on: Fri, 12 August 2016, 20:59:34 »
So I have been using my alps64 religiously since I received it from Bluenalgene's GB, but it will not wake my pc from sleep. My mouse and numpad will, but my alps64 will not and it is frustrating  :(
Does anybody know what might be causing this? I have it allowed to wake the pc in windows 10 settings.

As an added note, how do I enable N-Key rollover?

I think I found solution. Try this and report your result.
See github issue for the detail. https://github.com/tmk/tmk_keyboard/issues/361

In short,
Add this line in Makefile and build firmware.

OPT_DEFS += -DNO_LIMITED_CONTROLLER_CONNECT

Thanks, I will try this when I next add something to my keyboard.  :thumb:

This is precompiled firmware with wakeup fix. Try it.
(Attachment Link)

Thanks

I flashed this to my keyboard and tested it, it did not wake it from sleep.
I think it might just be the fact that I am running Windows 10 on x58.
I can cope with it though, I can just use my mouse or my numpad.

Thanks though and sorry for being a bother.

Thanks for your test.
hm, it can have problem with USB3 or some system.
I confirmed it can wake up Windows10 on my Thinkpad X201s but I don't have system with USB3 or x58 to test now. I'll leave this issue open on github and test it on newer system if I get a chance.

I can test it on usb2 when I get a chance, I hadn't thought of the add-on usb3 being an issue.

I was wondering if you could add this to the TMK Editor online?
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #707 on: Fri, 12 August 2016, 21:10:57 »
Hi Hasu, may you'll find this helpful. Hydrogen peroxide is a bit fiddly, but there are certain hair products with basically the same active ingredients as retrobrite that you can try and find. I used this one here: http://www.superdrug.com/B-Blonde/Jerome-Russell-B-Blonde-Cream-Peroxide-40-Vol-12%25-Lightner/p/42293
But obviously I don't know if this brand is specific to the UK or not, I imagine there must be similar products in Japan.
It comes in a convenient gel form, saves the effort of trying to mix it yourself, give it a go!
Nice! I will try that!  :)
Just be careful with H2O2  Hydrogen peroxide, too much Sunlight may cause the Caps to be de-colored, White!

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #708 on: Fri, 12 August 2016, 21:14:19 »
Hello Dear Hasu! 
Would you please be a Tester for the Alps Springs GB?
We will be happy to have You!

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #709 on: Fri, 12 August 2016, 21:57:32 »
Hello Dear Hasu! 
Would you please be a Tester for the Alps Springs GB?
We will be happy to have You!

Thanks for the offer. I'm happy to join!
I could not PM you, so I just sent message from 'Send email' of Geekhack.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #710 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 15:26:37 »
Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #711 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 15:28:59 »
Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #712 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 15:35:17 »
Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.

1.5mm is the standard plate thickness. Switches clip into 1.5mm.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #713 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 15:36:29 »
Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.

1.5mm is the standard plate thickness. Switches clip into 1.5mm.

For Cherry switches.  Alps specs specify 1.0-1.2mm for their switches.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #714 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 15:41:10 »
Thanks for the info. I have not ordered the plate, i will change it 1.0mm probably be cheaper.

Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #715 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 15:51:33 »
Thanks for the info. I have not ordered the plate, i will change it 1.0mm probably be cheaper.

Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.

I recommend emailing lasergist for a 1.2mm plate, I think someone posted in the 60% plate thread recently saying they've had success getting 1.2mm plates from lasergist by emailing them and asking for it specifically.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #716 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 18:05:56 »
Thanks for the info. I have not ordered the plate, i will change it 1.0mm probably be cheaper.

Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.

I recommend emailing lasergist for a 1.2mm plate, I think someone posted in the 60% plate thread recently saying they've had success getting 1.2mm plates from lasergist by emailing them and asking for it specifically.

Yep lasergist will do 1.2mm plates. you have to select 1.5mm and then in notes you have to add that you want 1.2mm plate. Same cost.


"Yes, 1.2mm Stainless Steel is available at the same cost as the 1.5mm - just please add it as a note during checkout!"

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #717 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 23:50:26 »
Just got a quote from Lasergist for AEK plate

Width: 285mm
Height: 95mm
Path length: 4422mm

AISI 316 Brushed 1.5mm think stainless steel plate US$ 49.27


I do not recommend that thickness, the switches will not be able to properly clip into the plate.

1.0mm is a better choice.

1.5mm is the standard plate thickness. Switches clip into 1.5mm.

For Cherry switches.  Alps specs specify 1.0-1.2mm for their switches.

Yes Sir, It is!    :)    https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=69740.msg2220400#msg2220400 
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #718 on: Tue, 23 August 2016, 04:04:03 »
Is there anywhere I can buy an Infinity plate? Been looking everywhere :(

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #719 on: Tue, 23 August 2016, 12:28:06 »
Is there anywhere I can buy an Infinity plate? Been looking everywhere :(

Have you got a plate file you could share with us?
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #720 on: Sun, 28 August 2016, 19:26:26 »
Haven't made a post on here yet so thought I'd share my Alps64 build from the recent run. I'd say the build overall went pretty well considering it was the first keyboard I have ever built. Loving the 60% layout so far.  :D

I salvaged all the keycaps from an AEK II I found on eBay including a locking caps lock which I desoldered from the AEK II and soldered onto the new PCB (Using TMK made getting the locking caps lock working a dream).

Got a hold of some Matias quiet click switches and proceeded to remove the dampers from 60 of them, so the switches now have some proper satisfying audible feedback.

The case I used I found on Amazon from UK Keycaps for around 20 GBP, I've heard the stand offs are fairly flimsy on these cheap plastic cases but I haven't had any problems (yet). I haven't even used all the screws so only time will tell. I was considering something custom or maybe a nice acrylic case but shipping from the US costs about as much as the keyboard itself.

Still waiting for a custom USB cable I ordered from Pexon PC to arrive but other than that I'd say the build is complete.

Thanks to hasu too for making this GB possible I couldn't be happier with the end result.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #721 on: Mon, 29 August 2016, 14:42:04 »
Just got the Alps64 pcb, I hooked it up to the mac, but when I connect contacts with paperclip, the contacts do not register. Do I need to solder the diodes before they will work? Or do I need a different OS?

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #722 on: Mon, 29 August 2016, 14:44:28 »
Just got the Alps64 pcb, I hooked it up to the mac, but when I connect contacts with paperclip, the contacts do not register. Do I need to solder the diodes before they will work? Or do I need a different OS?

I believe you have to solder in the diodes first. That's what I did at least.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #723 on: Mon, 29 August 2016, 14:56:45 »
Just got the Alps64 pcb, I hooked it up to the mac, but when I connect contacts with paperclip, the contacts do not register. Do I need to solder the diodes before they will work? Or do I need a different OS?

I believe you have to solder in the diodes first. That's what I did at least.

Thanks!

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #724 on: Mon, 29 August 2016, 15:49:42 »
Just got the Alps64 pcb, I hooked it up to the mac, but when I connect contacts with paperclip, the contacts do not register. Do I need to solder the diodes before they will work? Or do I need a different OS?

I checked the PCB by shorting the switch pad to the diode pad. I think hasu included explicit example in the OP, just follow it for all switch positions
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #725 on: Mon, 29 August 2016, 15:55:30 »
Just got the Alps64 pcb, I hooked it up to the mac, but when I connect contacts with paperclip, the contacts do not register. Do I need to solder the diodes before they will work? Or do I need a different OS?

I believe you have to solder in the diodes first. That's what I did at least.

Thanks!

waqer don't solder anything as if you do and the PCB still doesn't work it will be difficult to argue that the board was broken when you received it. I think hasu posted something about how to check if your PCB works before you go to all the effort of building the board. duynguyenle beat me to it while I was typing out this reply.


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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps [6th Run 07/15]
« Reply #726 on: Mon, 29 August 2016, 16:41:15 »
Success!

For Testing on OS X you need make sure plug in the board, type the following command:

system_profiler SPUSBDataType

You should get an output like this:

Alps64:

          Product ID: 0x6464
          Vendor ID: 0xfeed
          Version: 0.01
          Speed: Up to 12 Mb/sec
          Manufacturer: TMK
          Location ID: 0x14200000 / 20
          Current Available (mA): 1000
          Current Required (mA): 100
          Extra Operating Current (mA): 0

Now you can connect the contacts as described by @hasu and you should see 'm'
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #727 on: Fri, 09 September 2016, 20:57:41 »
Is another run incoming?

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #728 on: Tue, 13 September 2016, 14:30:38 »
Since i couldn't find anybody ever REALLY confirming that the PCB fits a Pok3r case: yes, yes it does. Most satisfying fit i've ver seen. The USB connector is perfectly centered and the diodes basically "hug" the fins of the case (the older Pok3r case has supporting fins in the case). In a good way ;)



Here is a little build log of my 60% AEK with more pictures.
It uses an acrylic plate and custom stabilisers.
I made the drawings public on github
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #729 on: Tue, 13 September 2016, 15:53:46 »
Since i couldn't find anybody ever REALLY confirming that the PCB fits a Pok3r case: yes, yes it does. Most satisfying fit i've ver seen. The USB connector is perfectly centered and the diodes basically "hug" the fins of the case (the older Pok3r case has supporting fins in the case). In a good way ;)

Here is a little of my 60% AEK with more pictures.
It uses an acrylic plate and custom stabilisers.
I made the drawings public on github

Holy moley  :eek:

Thanks for sharing the acrylic plate, I will try that some day!  :thumb:
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #730 on: Tue, 13 September 2016, 16:18:03 »
Since i couldn't find anybody ever REALLY confirming that the PCB fits a Pok3r case: yes, yes it does. Most satisfying fit i've ver seen. The USB connector is perfectly centered and the diodes basically "hug" the fins of the case (the older Pok3r case has supporting fins in the case). In a good way ;)

Thanks, good to know. Updated 'supported cases' section in first post.

And acrylic stabilizer is nice and inspiring!

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #731 on: Thu, 15 September 2016, 18:28:24 »
Plate from Lasergist arrived, so far it matches @hasu's plate.
The case from Aliexpress Low Profile poker case fits just fine.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #732 on: Tue, 20 September 2016, 23:14:59 »
I'm still making modifications to my build, but I'd like to report that the PCB-material plate worked wonderfully, feels plenty solid, and was a pleasure to work with.
Once I'm done, I'll update with a post about the finished build. I had a lot of fun with it.
EDIT: As written up for another site:
http://imgur.com/FiPYx4D
This board was built with the purpose of being dark and quiet, being visually and sonically unobtrusive while at the same time sacrificing little in terms of quality. In other words, the opposite of my Model F spherical project.
It is in AEK layout, with a PCB and PCB-material mounting plate from the ever-amazing Hasu. The switches are basically SKCM Orange, with a few key modifications. The sliders have been replaced with damped White sliders from a 1995 AEK II (hence Creamsicle), and a small piece of folded paper has been inserted behind the tactile leaf, in effect making the switches more quiet than even MX Browns with O-rings. The spacebar has been silenced by means of installing landing pads on the stabilizers, which previously produced a large degree of rattle and clack.
The Capslock and Right-Super keys are SKCL Locking switches (Grey and Cream, respectively), the Right-Super key kicking the board into a function layer, with WASD functioning as arrow keys, QE as PgUp and PgDn, < and > as previous track and next track, P as play/pause, and -+ as volume controls, along with Backspace as mute.
The main body of keys is a sort of dark copper color, created by not quite dyeing them long enough in iDye Poly black, but I've found that I kind of like the color.
The case is an aluminum case from a Pok3r, and the spacebar was nearly a disaster, as dipping an ABS spacebar in near-boiling dye is always scary, especially when you remember that 6.5u spacebars are hard to source.
This is my first 60% board, my first Alps board, and my first Otaku board. Frankly, I love it. Here's a typing sample, from before the keys were dyed, and with the original plastic case.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #733 on: Thu, 22 September 2016, 12:39:20 »
Ugh, I want another ALPS60 ;)


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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #734 on: Tue, 27 September 2016, 19:55:36 »
It's alive! Just finished my first custom, and first 60% ALPS64.
Spacebar needs a bit of retrobrite.

Donor for Keycaps: AEK (cream switches not used)
Switches: Matais clicke  switches
Case: Low Profile silver aluminum
Plate: Lasergist 1.2mm thick

Now to install AVR and program it.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #735 on: Tue, 27 September 2016, 20:40:06 »
Lately I've been getting lots of double keypresses, and I'm not sure what's causing it. I just had the soldering touched up a couple of weeks ago and hadn't had issue with it until this week. Any ideas what might be going on?

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #736 on: Tue, 27 September 2016, 20:46:14 »
Lately I've been getting lots of double keypresses, and I'm not sure what's causing it. I just had the soldering touched up a couple of weeks ago and hadn't had issue with it until this week. Any ideas what might be going on?

I switched my keycaps and my t and i keys have been double pressing (chattering?), I haven't checked my soldering but I can only assume that that is the issue. I type "but" a lot and it keeps making me type "butt" lol
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #737 on: Tue, 27 September 2016, 21:31:17 »
Any chance for round 7?

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #738 on: Wed, 28 September 2016, 14:16:43 »
Lately I've been getting lots of double keypresses, and I'm not sure what's causing it. I just had the soldering touched up a couple of weeks ago and hadn't had issue with it until this week. Any ideas what might be going on?

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #739 on: Fri, 30 September 2016, 20:57:54 »
Hi all,
Thanks for your support.

Alps64 PCB 7th Run is open now

Please email to hasu@tmk-kbd.com to place order, let me know number of PCB and your paypal account if different from your email. Paypal Invoice will be sent to your email. You'll be able to make a payment with credit card on Palpal even if you don't have Paypal account.
       
Shipping date will be around Oct 14. And PCB color is now green.
       
Alps64 PCB:       
Price: $40USD                                   
Shipping: $10USD(add $2.5 per extra PCB) for world-wide shipping                                           

Thanks,

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #740 on: Fri, 30 September 2016, 22:25:54 »
Cool! I won't be able to jump in this round but hopefully I will manage to make the next one. Great to see that these are still being made.
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #741 on: Sat, 01 October 2016, 06:54:31 »
Ordered n paid.. so excited to try my first alps build

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #742 on: Sat, 01 October 2016, 13:43:54 »
Hoping for a different color for this round. Purple PCBs might be cool... ;)
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #743 on: Sat, 01 October 2016, 14:48:55 »
Glow in the dark orange :)

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #744 on: Sat, 01 October 2016, 14:59:17 »
Greeeeeeeen!

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #745 on: Sat, 01 October 2016, 15:12:22 »
Greeeeeeeen!


That's quite nice Hasu  :thumb:

Will you consider doing different colours in future runs or will this be the new permanent colour?
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #746 on: Sat, 01 October 2016, 15:36:12 »
Greeeeeeeen!


That's quite nice Hasu  :thumb:

Will you consider doing different colours in future runs or will this be the new permanent colour?

I recently tend to choose green from the point view of cost but I can't say anything in future.
Ex-manufacturer doesn't cost me for color but current one does :(

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #747 on: Wed, 05 October 2016, 23:02:31 »
Does anyone have problem on USB suspend(sleep)/resume(wakeup) and BIOS/EFI with Alps64?
I am debuging and updating USB code in repository and wan to get infos on this from users, like detailed problem description, OS, computer hardware and etc.

Can you sleep computer with keeping  keyboard connected?
Can you wakeup computer with keyboard? Pressing any key on keyboard should wake your computer.
Can you use keyboard normally after wakeup(resume)?

Can you use keyboard normally after reboot?
Can you use keyboard normally on BIOS/UEFI?
Can you use keyboard normally on BIOS/UEFI after reboot?

Thanks.

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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #748 on: Wed, 05 October 2016, 23:04:56 »
Does anyone have problem on USB suspend(sleep)/resume(wakeup) and BIOS/EFI with Alps64?
I am debuging and updating USB code in repository and wan to get infos on this from users, like detailed problem description, OS, computer hardware and etc.

Can you sleep computer with keeping  keyboard connected?
Can you wakeup computer with keyboard? Pressing any key on keyboard should wake your computer.
Can you use keyboard normally after wakeup(resume)?

Can you use keyboard normally after reboot?
Can you use keyboard normally on BIOS/UEFI?
Can you use keyboard normally on BIOS/UEFI after reboot?

Thanks.
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Working great :thumb:
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Re: [GB] TMK Alps64 - 60% PCB for Alps
« Reply #749 on: Fri, 07 October 2016, 23:20:57 »
Nice.
Thanks, Deductivemonkee.