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Dell rubber dome conversion to Mechanical (Quietkey SK-8000)

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I am converting this Rubber Dome Silitek SK-8000 to Mechanical. I am waiting for the PCB to arrive.

PCB test:

Unfortunately my plan of drilling holes in the bottom backplate will not work, it is too tedious and the plate deforms. Instead I will get sheets of ABS plastic and foam to fill the space between the PCB and bottom case.
Future builds will have a mounting plate hanging from the top of the case for better stability.

Build is finished
Keycaps: Tai-Hao Purple Mystery

I plan to build more in the future.

2nd build: with YOK Trash Panda Switches:


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