Blog Advertising - Advertise on blogs with SponsoredReviews.com

How to Make a Thin Keyboard

| February 2, 2013

T251px-Crazy-thin-keyboardhis article will tell you how to make an ultra thin keyboard with a few house-hold items and an old keyboard.

 

 

 

 

[dividers style="3"]

[notice type="support" title="STEP BY STEP" tag="h4"]STEP[/notice]

STEP 1

Flip the keyboard over and remove all the screws from the back and pull the keyboard apart.

STEP 2

Inside, there should be a piece of metal with screws. remove the screws.

STEP 3

Under the metal, there will be 3 pieces of clear plastic with circuit boards printed on them along with a normal soldered circuit board. Remove them from the keyboard.

STEP 4

Use duct tape to secure the edges of the plastic circuit boards onto the cardboard, making sure to leave the soldered board hanging over the edge.

STEP 5

Wrap the soldered board in a sandwich bag and cover the bag with duct tape.

STEP 6

Cut 3 strips of cardboard about 1 1/2 long and 3/4 inches wide. duct tape have of each strip to the sandwich bag & half to the cardboard that is attached to the plastic circuit boards.

STEP 7

On the plastic circuit boards, there will be little circles with dots in them. use an existing keyboard to write all the letters & symbols in the right spots.

STEP 8

Wrap the entire thing in the adhesive bookcover.

STEP 9

hook it up to a computer and test it out!!!

[dividers style="3"]

[notice type="information" title="TIPS" tag="h4"]

  1. You have to press exactly on the circles, or it will not work
  2. it takes a while to adjust to typing on it

[/notice]

[dividers style="3"]

[notice type="warning" title="WARNINGS" tag="h4"]

  1. Do not spill anything on it. the bookcover helps protect it, but things can still seep through.
  2. do not bend it or drop it.

[/notice]

 

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Category: How-To

Comments are closed.

Advertiser Here !!!, iPad, Android phones, BlackBerry, iPod, iPhone, Macs and hundreds more!
Blog Advertising - Advertise on blogs with SponsoredReviews.com