Monday, February 14, 2011

Flea Market Finds #7

No updates for a while but this doesn't mean I haven't bought anything!

Recent finds:
- Diablo (PC CD-ROM), jewel case
- Diablo II (PC CD-ROM), jewel case
- A502/16; 512kB memory expansion for the Amiga 500
- Nintendo Game & Watch Life Boat w/ box & instructions

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Video HowTo: Cherry MX stem&spring swap

A switch is held together by four latches (two to each side). The video shows how you can pop the switch open in 3 easy steps. I did this with a french Goupil G80-1861 keyboard which originally used MX Black linear switches. A Cherry G80-1000 served as a donor for MX Blue stems and springs.

Goupil G80-1861 stem & spring swap from Bojan Kotur on Vimeo.

The end result: