December 25, 2015 • Scott Urueta
I've worked out how to attach the back cover without producing any marks from tacking the rear cover on with heated plastic. I am a little disappointed that it is somewhat more difficult to remove the back cover (since it doesn't pop off as easily with a utility knife as it did before). It looks considerably cleaner, though.
December 17, 2015 • Scott Urueta
It turns out the order for my soldering station got cancelled by the seller, so I will not be able to begin assembly until a new order arrives next Tuesday or Wednesday (the 22nd or 23rd). This will only affect assembled orders; unassembled orders are still on schedule.
December 14, 2015 • Scott Urueta
I tried filling in the logo on my personal board with a plastics enamel in my downtime for fun, but the paint bled through the grooves in the print. Maybe I can refine this process by using a base coat of some kind as a filler. Comments are now set up, so let me know what you think.
December 12, 2015 • Scott Urueta
I am completely blown away by the tools and off-the-shelf components available to those who want to quickly design, prototype, and provide hardware. Only about a week ago, this keyboard was a daydream I wished I could buy before I realized there was nothing preventing me from simply creating it myself. Props to all the instructions available to me from the whole DIY/maker scene and all the work done through the Open Steno Project to set a foundation to build upon. After a week of intense learning and work, I finally have a keyboard that is ready for production and available to...