QMK Basics: How to add a layer to your keymap
The QMK Complete Newbs guide gets you up and running, but what do you do next? Learn what layers are and how to use them in this first QMK Basics post.
Reducing firmware size in QMK
QMK has plenty of features, but your microcontroller doesn’t have an endless supply of flash memory. Learn how to reduce the size of your firmware and what features impact firmware size the most.
Using keycaps from a typewriter for your mechanical keyboard
Most keycaps aren’t cheap, and cheap keycaps often aren’t the prettiest. Learn how to acquire and clean up old keycaps for an affordable yet attractive solution.
Corne Keyboard (Helidox) build log
The Corne Keyboard is a very modern looking device designed by Foostan. See how I built it, step for step, and learn from some useful build tips.
My first custom keyboard: An Iris build log
The Iris is one of the more popular split keyboards by keeb.io. See how I built my first custom keyboard without any previous experience!
What extra pins can I use on the Iris keyboard from keeb.io?
The Iris is a fine split keyboard from keeb.io. I want to add some custom hardware to it, but what pins can I use? I researched what each pin is used for – more info inside.
My name is Thomas Baart and I run splitkb.com, where I sell split mechanical keyboard kits.
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