Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Troubles with your machine? Just want to speak about the latest improvements? This is the place!

Moderators: Mug UK, Zorro 2, Greenious, spiny, Moderator Team

User avatar
olivierg
Atari freak
Atari freak
Posts: 63
Joined: Wed Jul 27, 2016 2:10 pm
Location: Belgium
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby olivierg » Sat Sep 30, 2017 11:21 am

Image

Works, now create case.

Thanks
Olivier
TT030 4/32 TOS 3.06, Mega ST4, Mega ST2, 1040 STE, 2 x 1040STFM, 2 x 1040STF, MegaFile 30, Lynx 1

joska
Hardware Guru
Hardware Guru
Posts: 3668
Joined: Tue Oct 30, 2007 2:55 pm
Location: Florø, Norway
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby joska » Sat Sep 30, 2017 12:40 pm

Amazing :) Out of curiosity - why did you go for the AT layout?
Jo Even

Firebee - Falcon060 - Milan060 - Falcon040 - MIST - Mega ST - STM - STE - Amiga 600 - Sharp MZ700 - MSX - Amstrad CPC - C64

User avatar
olivierg
Atari freak
Atari freak
Posts: 63
Joined: Wed Jul 27, 2016 2:10 pm
Location: Belgium
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby olivierg » Sun Oct 01, 2017 12:10 am

I get old, it's simpler to have a standard keyboard.
TT030 4/32 TOS 3.06, Mega ST4, Mega ST2, 1040 STE, 2 x 1040STFM, 2 x 1040STF, MegaFile 30, Lynx 1

joska
Hardware Guru
Hardware Guru
Posts: 3668
Joined: Tue Oct 30, 2007 2:55 pm
Location: Florø, Norway
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby joska » Sun Oct 01, 2017 9:58 am

I went the other way and modified my PC keyboard to suit the ST/PC/XT layout. I find it much better for programming. The location of the Control keys especially is horrible on ISO/AT keyboards.

Anyway, I think this is an amazing project. How will you make the case?
Jo Even

Firebee - Falcon060 - Milan060 - Falcon040 - MIST - Mega ST - STM - STE - Amiga 600 - Sharp MZ700 - MSX - Amstrad CPC - C64

User avatar
olivierg
Atari freak
Atari freak
Posts: 63
Joined: Wed Jul 27, 2016 2:10 pm
Location: Belgium
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby olivierg » Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:41 am

Probably in Wood with CNC.
Plexyglass 'bof'.

Olivier
TT030 4/32 TOS 3.06, Mega ST4, Mega ST2, 1040 STE, 2 x 1040STFM, 2 x 1040STF, MegaFile 30, Lynx 1

User avatar
olivierg
Atari freak
Atari freak
Posts: 63
Joined: Wed Jul 27, 2016 2:10 pm
Location: Belgium
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby olivierg » Wed Nov 01, 2017 11:47 pm

Hi,

The electronic part is finished, everything works.
I added the SmallyMouse 2 module to connect a USB mouse directly.

Image

I just regret having put the RJ12 connector at the back, it bothers.
There is more to do than the box.

Thanks
Olivier
TT030 4/32 TOS 3.06, Mega ST4, Mega ST2, 1040 STE, 2 x 1040STFM, 2 x 1040STF, MegaFile 30, Lynx 1

User avatar
spiny
Disk Imager Supreme
Disk Imager Supreme
Posts: 2338
Joined: Mon Aug 11, 2003 11:53 pm
Location: just outside bristol
Contact:

Re: Mega ST keyboard and 1040 ST

Postby spiny » Thu Nov 02, 2017 12:49 pm

looking good :)


Social Media

     

Return to “Hardware”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests