Two finger movement minimizing keyboard designs #CircuitPython #Keyboards #KMK @KbdNews

SouthPawEngineer, as noted by Keyboard Builders’ Digest, has designed two new minimalist keyboard concepts which run CircuitPython on KB2040s, and minimize finger movement by utilizing 5 way switches.

That’s probably a compromise in terms of WPM that is possible and I could probably try to implement something like that later on, for now I’m enjoying the tweaks I’ve made so far – SouthPawEngineer.

Both the unibody and separate split boards are Pro Micro compatible and “have the usual implements to make them wireless if desired”.

The boards run KMK with CircuitPython. CircuitPython is amazing for experimentation because keymaps are stored in a text file, and the controller appears as USB drive. Changing the keymap is as simple as editing and drag & dropping that text file.

Read more in Keyboard Builders’ Digest


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