Theboard - Mechanical Keyboard Talk By Mechanical Keyboard Enthusiasts

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Synopsis

This series is all about Mechanical Keyboards, talking from switches, caps, DIY kits, hand-wired, cases, plates and more. If its about Mechanical Keyboards, we'll probably talk about it! As a sub-series is also the Mech Market Report, a weekly look at prices from the second-hand market on the MechMarket subreddit.

Episodes

  • The Board - Update 12 May 2020 [19:57]

    The Board - Update 12 May 2020 [19:57]

    12/05/2020 Duration: 19min
  • Podcasting on [46:16]

    Podcasting on [46:16]

    08/04/2020 Duration: 46min

    This week, still pushing on with my voice, and thank you to all of the good work in flattening the curve! Topics this week: - https://switches.mx/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fu9aot/business_card_event_2020_prizes_inside/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fwm1nm/are_heavier_weighted_keys_unhealthy_for_the/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fvyord/hhkb_jack_stand/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fvch59/plate_to_pcb_mounting_solution_details_in_comments/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/func8r/things_you_wish_you_knew_when_you_started_this/ 5 simple rules: 1. Stay home 2. Don’t touch anything (when you go out) 3. Don’t touch anyone (when you go out) 4. Don’t touch your face 5. Wash your hands frequently Other tips: Work from home, if you can. Bring your family and your children back home where it’s safe, and stay there please. Get the Flu Vaccine when it comes out, if you qualify. Stay connecte

  • Powering On [51:00]

    Powering On [51:00]

    01/04/2020 Duration: 51min

    This week, giving my voice a run, still not 100% but gotta keep up with keeping you guys something to listen to. Topics this week: - https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=105035.0 - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fiqtzv/mechanical_keyboards_megasurvey_2020_results_are/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fhx35n/i_made_a_bee_themed_handwired_keyboard_for_my/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fiff9t/new_streamer/ - https://deskthority.net/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=23599&p=461369#p461369 - https://keycapsets.com/ - https://drop.com/buy/massdrop-x-matt3o-mt3-susuwatari-custom-keycap-set/talk/2588192 - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/frb364/introducing_the_new_gmk_trays_banderoles/ 5 simple rules: 1. Stay home 2. Don’t touch anything (when you go out) 3. Don’t touch anyone (when you go out) 4. Don’t touch your face 5. Wash your hands frequently Other tips: Work from home, if you can. Bring your family and your children back ho

  • The Board - Update 21 March 2020 [11:08]

    The Board - Update 21 March 2020 [11:08]

    21/03/2020 Duration: 11min

    5 simple rules: 1. Stay home 2. Don’t touch anything (when you go out) 3. Don’t touch anyone (when you go out) 4. Don’t touch your face 5. Wash your hands frequently Other tips: Work from home, if you can. Bring your family and your children back home where it’s safe, and stay there please. Get the Flu Vaccine when it comes out, if you qualify. Stay connected with friends and family by phone, Skype, Facetime. Your mental health is important! Check on those you know might be lonely or vulnerable. Find ways to support local businesses, tradies and artists (get online, you’ll work it out!). Exercise at home. Listen to music. Remember to laugh 

  • The Board - Wash your Hands [47:04]

    The Board - Wash your Hands [47:04]

    11/03/2020 Duration: 47min

    COVID-19 has struck close to work, so, make sure you wash your hands and keep your hygiene up, and for goodness sakes, don't hoard toilet paper!   This weeks topics: - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fg0z5t/gateron_n1s_switches/ - https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=104916.0 - Revisiting duplex scan - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ffey53/asa_material_with_similar_feel_to_abs_but_wont/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fdz4nb/just_made_this_video_to_show_everyone_how_to_make/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)  

  • The Board - 7 Secrets To [1:15:32]

    The Board - 7 Secrets To [1:15:32]

    04/03/2020 Duration: 01h15min

    Back end of this episode is not about keyboards so if you're not interested, all good and thanks for listening! - https://github.com/qmk/qmk_firmware/pull/8160?fbclid=IwAR3Y0Iytums8rW_tB3cWRxUB_wYT2UkiION2XF7EKXcDAZ6PMRsDeMTo-1c - https://twitter.com/kailhswitch/status/1234681541814407170?s=12 - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fcprnu/new_kailh_choc_v2/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/fckn8b/keyboard_science_when_someone_says_you_cant_run/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :) ***

  • The Board - Simulations [48:22]

    The Board - Simulations [48:22]

    25/02/2020 Duration: 48min

    Back from a week off due to illness, I gab through the following topics: - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEfv7V8J9RqvUqTSPVW6WJw - https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/109xEdWBEvKmJfLeaMqXuQNnQhKXTdCJg - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/f7pdck/photos_i_made_a_purple_switch_key_cap_for_my/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/f7g1w6/updating_the_switch_testers/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/INAT/comments/eugndc/hobby_need_3d_modelers_and_programmers_for/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/f6x5i5/mounting_rotary_encoders_in_handwired_case/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Tangents [54:43]

    The Board - Tangents [54:43]

    11/02/2020 Duration: 54min

    Very light on topics this week, so instead I go off on some tangents and not quite keyboard related spiel at the end.   - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ey88bj/the_first_of_my_matte_superblack_keycaps/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eyti0y/a_mod_for_using_screwin_stabilizers_for_handwired/ - https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=104531.0 - https://imgur.com/a/mMD7SJp *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - How to get kicked [1:25:35]

    The Board - How to get kicked [1:25:35]

    05/02/2020 Duration: 01h25min

    Bit of a slightly longer episode this week. - https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=102667.msg2859897#msg2859897 - https://drop.com/buy/keycap-grab-bag?sort=endorsements#overview - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eyi4jk/ic_gmk_feet_pics/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eycp1n/meta_3_years_ago_we_released_the_glorious_modular/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/exvire/project_playwell_keycaps_arrived_today/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ext3tv/how_would_you_guys_feel_about_a_pcpartpicker_like/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/exoatw/i_ordered_acrylic_cuts_for_3x3_pad_but/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Happy CNY 2020 [35:08]

    The Board - Happy CNY 2020 [35:08]

    28/01/2020 Duration: 35min

    Happy Chinese New Year! A short Episode today due to family circumstances and a hectic weekend. A couple of topics: -https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=102667.msg2858497#msg2858497 - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eulqbn/gb_kam_wraith_is_live/ffqi74i/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/chs82g/designed_a_new_adapter_for_installing_rotary/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Appealing [50:37]

    The Board - Appealing [50:37]

    21/01/2020 Duration: 50min

    This week has seen a great number of community members coming forward with some great support for the Australian Bushfire appeals, so here's a shoutout to all of them, and links to their sales/raffles/auctions: - https://www.reddit.com/r/mechmarket/comments/epg149/vendor_charity_group_buy_the_tree_mat_a_deskmat/ - https://keyboardtreehouse.com/blogs/news/aeboards-and-keyboard-treehouse-2020 - https://dailyclack.com/collections/products/products/australian-bush-fire-relief-raffle-rama-keycap?variant=31560357871671 - https://www.reddit.com/r/mechmarket/comments/eqn31p/artisan_cherry_solar_venus_dusty_caps/   Plus our raffle too: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfvp56b9Oy8CKD3cimjBDdykTY-HPFgdQdVhflXH7lVmbB63g/viewform?usp=sf_link   This weeks topics: - https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/gateron-mechanical-switches-ces-2020/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eq6vzs/gb_mbk_choc_lowprofile_keycaps_preorder_now/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/epmpho/cerakote_avi

  • The Board - High and Low Switches [46:02]

    The Board - High and Low Switches [46:02]

    14/01/2020 Duration: 46min

    Sorry for the episode being a day late, its been a bit of quiet week of sorts on the community though. Links for this week: - https://old.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/emsmc4/news_ces_2020_cherry_unveils_viola_mechanical/ - https://knewkey.com/products/rocksete-retro-bluetooth-mechanical-keyboard-with-built-in-jbl-speakers - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/enwfr9/new_big_and_mighty_svarog_keyboard/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ens87b/its_2020_and_we_still_dont_have_good_topre_mx/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/emxned/mysterium_tkl_through_hole_kit_now_available_at/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/en3sdb/air_traffic_control_keyboard/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/emn2lm/zeal_pc_has_a_new_blue_alps_inspired_prototype/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to

  • The Board - Bleach Required [53:31]

    The Board - Bleach Required [53:31]

    06/01/2020 Duration: 53min

    I go on a bit of a rant at the end, but the topics I touch through this week are: - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eimph6/gngkb75_a_custom_keyboard/ - https://www.diykeyboards.com/projects/sa-profile-keycap-models - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ejhti5/wooden_keyboard_from_vietnam_with_love/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ejmtw6/rotary_encoder_question/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/ej0kzq/idea_ic_ergocape_ergonomic_split_keyboard_that/ - https://github.com/rsheldiii/KeyV2 - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eijb48/new_zeal_switch_speculation/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Seeing Out 2019 [28:45]

    The Board - Seeing Out 2019 [28:45]

    30/12/2019 Duration: 28min

    Thank you all for a great 2019, wishing you all a safe and fantastic New Years with family and friends.   See you all in the New Year!   -https://www.reddit.com/r/olkb/comments/eeeiu2/meet_the_monstasplit_v10_an_165_split_ortholinear/   *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Christmas Special 2019 [1:15:58]

    The Board - Christmas Special 2019 [1:15:58]

    24/12/2019 Duration: 01h15min

    Thank you to William and Anthony for their lovely thoughtful Christmas Secret Santa Gifts! If you'd like to also read our Census data for the heck of it, its available here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Duv_bWbjN4yvTXrlxX9PvzsNyZPJee99DTUkkGCLux8 Happy Christmas to all and wishing you all a safe Christmas and Holiday period

  • The Board - 3000 [55:38]

    The Board - 3000 [55:38]

    16/12/2019 Duration: 55min

    Hit that sweet 3000 milestone this week on YouTube, so go check out the video and giveaway! Topics covered this hot windy week: - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eb6fao/how_to_choose_your_favourite_keyboard_layout_in_a/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eauhup/found_these_at_the_back_of_the_dropcom_warehouse/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/earso9/this_video_has_made_me_think_about_how_outsiders/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eb2iwt/better_option_for_bandaid_mod/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/eaptym/how_to_diy_dye_sublimated_keycaps_also_make_a/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/e8mm9y/pfu_just_unveiled_new_hhkbs/ *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Ha

  • The Board - Smokey [54:39]

    The Board - Smokey [54:39]

    10/12/2019 Duration: 54min

    Its been a horrid week for bushfires here in Sydney, and the city is shrouded in smoke, so this week's episode goes out with a lot of love for our firefighters who are risking their lives to save others. Thank you for your service.   Bit of drama llama this week on a few topics:   - What can buyers do in mismanaged group buys?   - IP/Trademark/Registered Issues   - Laser cut gatekeeping   *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Post 2019 Meetup [32:40]

    The Board - Post 2019 Meetup [32:40]

    02/12/2019 Duration: 32min

    A shorter episode than normal, just wrapping up on Sydney 2019 Meetup. *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Hodge Podge of Topics [50:42]

    The Board - Hodge Podge of Topics [50:42]

    25/11/2019 Duration: 50min

    Back for another episode, bit all over the joint, but hey, that sounds like the Keyboard Community right?  Topics touched on this week (hopefully not to inappropriately): - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/e0of4s/hi_i_restore_and_customize_vintage_typewriters/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/dzkqez/i_made_a_2_minute_youtube_tutorial_on_how_to/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/e09csq/new_keyboard_subreddit/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/dzjfgk/adjustable_actuation_linear_switch_concept/ - https://mobro.co/donchiou - https://gleam.io/competitions/SGsrZ-movember-2019-giveaway *** Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)

  • The Board - Open Source and Acrylics [51:13]

    The Board - Open Source and Acrylics [51:13]

    11/11/2019 Duration: 51min

    This week, you can skip a bit if you want to at the start to get into the topics further along. Topics covered this week include: - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/dqqovr/rbgy/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/mechmarket/comments/dr1j24/ic_open_source_noncommercial_mechanical_keyboard/ - https://thekey.company/collections/group-buys/products/c3-equalz-screw-in-stabilizers - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/dslzz3/were_about_to_see_an_increase_in_community/?st=k2o2qj4p&sh=137bcfb4 - https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/dprvmd/rmk_secret_santa_2019/ - https://www.keebtalk.com/t/introducing-the-steamvan-40-pcb/7504 - https://mobro.co/donchiou ***   Our Instagram is at https://www.instagram.com/theboardpodcast You can also catch us on Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/theboardpodcast) and if you'd like to shout us some coffee, you can do so now at https://buymeacoff.ee/p3ON0kuAz So, until next time, Happy Clacking :)  

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