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TheBoard - Mechanical Keyboard Talk by Mechanical Keyboard Enthusiasts

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This series is all about Mechanical Keyboards, talking from switches, caps, DIY kits, hand-wired, cases, plates and more. If its about Mechanical Keyboards, we'll probably talk about it! As a sub-series is also the Mech Market Report, a weekly look at prices from the second-hand market on the MechMa… read more

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The Board - Monte Carlo [55:52]

September 25th, 2021

55:53

Just thought I'd put down some thoughts related to the DKC that was announced, amongst a few topics this week.

 

Stay safe!

 

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The Board - Slippery when Lubed [56:10]

September 4th, 2021

56:11

This week, I had a bit of musing about how objective lubing could get, and also depth of sound of switches.

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The Board - 5 Year Special Beep [25:15]

August 27th, 2021

25:16

Wow, 5 years.

Well, I spliced some stuff together. Hope the trip down some episode memories was good for you :)

Thanks for the support, and as always, until next time, Happy Clacking.

The Board - Lacklustre [40:19]

August 21st, 2021

40:20

A bit of a shorter episode this week, just a few random thoughts here and there.

Take care of yourselves!

 

The Board - How Many Review Units [1:08:16]

August 7th, 2021

1:08:17

A bit of talk on what cost might be involved in sending out review units and units to be sold to recover those costs.

Check out https://kbd.news/

The Board - Keyboard Olympics [39:54]

July 24th, 2021

39:54

Brain fried, shorter episode, olympics related.

Thanks for listening!

The Board - What is worth flexing? [1:04:42]

July 10th, 2021

1:04:43

Back for another episode, punch through some things from the last week and of course another month so another competition!

If you want to check out the Froggy75, the repo is here: 

https://github.com/flehrad/Froggy75

 

The Board - Whats in a Custom? [56:25]

June 26th, 2021

56:26

Back for another fortnight of updates in whats been happening here at The Board, plus another few musings on things I've had that are related to the mechanical keyboard hobby.

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The Board - Facing Flying Objects [56:57]

June 12th, 2021

56:58

Another fortnight, another lot of challenges, but you get to hear all about them!

The AllPCB link mentioned - https://www.allpcb.com/activity/free-pcb-prototype-2021.html

 

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The Board - Most Disappointed [1:01:34]

May 29th, 2021

1:01:35

After a few weeks hiatus, we're back with an episode, though practically half of it was just recapping why I hadn't done an episode for weeks.... uuuuummm sorry!

Hope the rest of the episode makes up for it with my …

The Board - Buying a Keyboard is like buying a house [58:58]

May 6th, 2021

58:59

Its been a few weeks so I figured I really should do another episode to update you all on whats been happening to The Board, and of course to draw …

The Board - Bread and Butter [51:43]

April 22nd, 2021

51:44

Last person standing in my household not down with some kind of illness this week, hoping to hold the fort...

I monologue through three discussion …

The Board - New Box Who This [56:44]

April 10th, 2021

56:45

New desktop, power issues, sound issues, so apologies if the audio was very saturated this episode.

Thanks for listening!

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The Board - Social Talk [1:08:40]

March 30th, 2021

1:08:41

In this episode, I hang out in a social discord and chat Mechanical Keyboards and chat through stuff in general. It was lot of fun!

Hope you enjoy!

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The Board - Strats and Visions [54:13]

March 13th, 2021

54:13

This week, my work had a "All Hands" session to talk about the company strategy and vision for 2021, so it got me thinking about how it applies, if at all, to our keyboard community, and of course, my usual ramblings on …

The Board - What Arrrrrr Week [52:20]

March 1st, 2021

52:21

Feeling my age with some creaky joints and aching muscles, but still giving the old voice box a workout.

No links for this weeks episode.

Hope you …

The Board - Welcome Home NPKC [50:32]

February 16th, 2021

50:33

Back after a hectic CNY weekend with some food for thought.

 

Only one link this week, which is a great digest post thingy:

https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/lkdrvi/keyboard_builders_digest_issue_13/

The Board - Check-in 08 FEB 21 [12:36]

February 8th, 2021

12:37

Just a short check-in on whats been happening over the last week, and what is coming up.

Cheers, and look after yourselves!

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The Board - A Scorcher [47:58]

January 26th, 2021

47:59

A number of rip cracker hot days of late, but still getting in an episode with milkslug by my lap.

Links from this show of note:

- https://github.com/arturo182/kicad-banana

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The Board - Freedom [51:43]

January 18th, 2021

51:44

Back with an episode after two weeks of self-isolation. No links this week, but I talk through my experience in self-isolation and some of the things …

The Board - Desserts Backwards [46:51]

December 20th, 2020

46:52

Apologies for the lack of episode last week and short on this week, but I've been fully under the pump all week, and am still trying to decompress in …

The Board - Levels and Ranks [53:00]

December 9th, 2020

53:01

Delay on recording this week's episode was technically my wife's fault.... for bringing home too good a dinner!

 

This week's topic links:

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The Board - One-Offs [56:45]

December 3rd, 2020

56:45

Sorry for the late episode, life got in the way a little, and inadvertent timing.

 

Topics this week -

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The Board - Typing Samples [37:30]

November 23rd, 2020

37:31

This week, been a tad stressed, hot and humid, but I ramble through some things that happened this week, plus I finally get around to doing something with the typing samples from our September competition.

Gleam Link to …

The Board - Raffle Rumble [1:02:09]

November 14th, 2020

1:02:10

We continue on with the Adventures of Milkslug to start with, but then roll in to mention, and talk about a few keyboard related things. After all, …

The Board - Lights! [59:28]

October 24th, 2020

59:29

This week, our Patreon Shoutout from Jake reminds us to all be aware of what Suicide Prevention Resources are available to us in our countries. Please make sure you are aware of them, not necessarily for yourself, but …

The Board - Milk Slug [58:07]

October 17th, 2020

58:08

Back after a bit of a break with the newborn. Bit of backlog on some topics I had previously selected:

 

- Keycap Designers Information (

The Nappy - A Not Keyboard Related Episode [45:01]

October 4th, 2020

45:02

Just a bit of a debrief on the hectic week its been.

 

The Board - Discord Hopping [59:21]

September 12th, 2020

59:22

Pretty low effort episode this week, so low that I'm not even going to share it on Reddit (it'll be a good way to see how the listen numbers go to see if makes a difference!). I literally just chill out for a few …

The Board - Happy 4th Birthday [47:48]

September 5th, 2020

47:49

This week, we celebrate our 4th birthday of the show by drawing the competition for August, and a small number of topics.:

 

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The Board - Drop It Like Its On Fire [1:04:25]

August 23rd, 2020

1:04:26

Oh boy, this week, Drop goes on a trifecta of discussion points, plus a few others:

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The Board - Back to the House Hunt [1:03:02]

August 15th, 2020

1:03:03

This week, we didn't win the auction, but it gave me plenty to talk about!

- Keycult Statement -

The Board - The Culture Triangle [1:05:14]

August 9th, 2020

1:05:15

This week, the tension builds on the house hunt, and we talk through about:

- Consumer culture vs maker culture

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The Board - B-Listing [1:05:03]

August 1st, 2020

1:05:04

This week, the house hunt continues, and we talk through about:

 

- B List

- Parallel vs Series Traces

- Soldering Experience

- Clack Fancy (

The Board - Gates Open [1:06:10]

July 25th, 2020

1:06:11

Update on the house hunting (Totally not keyboards haha) and some more thoughts on keeping the gates open on keyboard content.

- https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=103138.msg2935466#msg2935466

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The Board - C-Bombing [55:33]

July 18th, 2020

55:34

Switched microphones today for a bit of a test, and some topics that flow onto each other not too badly.

Some c-bombs dropped in the last topic at about the 34 minute mark onwards.

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The Board - Not Cool [1:08:09]

July 2nd, 2020

1:08:10

A couple of rolled in topics this week with okay segues between them.

- https://github.com/jackhall14/KeyboardMarket

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The Board - Food for Thought [1:03:04]

June 17th, 2020

1:03:05

This week, no links. A selection of things I was having thoughts about during the week instead to mull over.

- Flipping donated boards

- Hollow cases …

The Board - Licensing [47:52]

June 10th, 2020

47:53

The Board - Licensing [47:52]

This weeks topics -

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Podcasting on [46:16]

April 8th, 2020

46:17

This week, still pushing on with my voice, and thank you to all of the good work in flattening the curve!

Topics this week:

- https://switches.mx/

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Powering On [51:00]

April 1st, 2020

51:01

This week, giving my voice a run, still not 100% but gotta keep up with keeping you guys something to listen to.

Topics this week:

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The Board - Update 21 March 2020 [11:08]

March 21st, 2020

11:09

5 simple rules:
1. Stay home
2. Don’t touch anything (when you go out)
3. Don’t touch anyone (when you go out)
4. Don’t touch your face
5. Wash your …

The Board - Wash your Hands [47:04]

March 11th, 2020

47:05

COVID-19 has struck close to work, so, make sure you wash your hands and keep your hygiene up, and for goodness sakes, don't hoard toilet paper!

 

This weeks topics:

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The Board - 7 Secrets To [1:15:32]

March 4th, 2020

1:15:33

Back end of this episode is not about keyboards so if you're not interested, all good and thanks for listening!

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The Board - Simulations [48:22]

February 25th, 2020

48:23

Back from a week off due to illness, I gab through the following topics:

- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEfv7V8J9RqvUqTSPVW6WJw

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The Board - Tangents [54:43]

February 11th, 2020

54:44

Very light on topics this week, so instead I go off on some tangents and not quite keyboard related spiel at the end.

 

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The Board - Happy CNY 2020 [35:08]

January 28th, 2020

35:09

Happy Chinese New Year!

A short Episode today due to family circumstances and a hectic weekend.

A couple of topics:

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The Board - Appealing [50:37]

January 21st, 2020

50:38

This week has seen a great number of community members coming forward with some great support for the Australian Bushfire appeals, so here's a shoutout to all of them, and links to their sales/raffles/auctions:


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The Board - High and Low Switches [46:02]

January 14th, 2020

46:03

Sorry for the episode being a day late, its been a bit of quiet week of sorts on the community though.

Links for this week:

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The Board - Seeing Out 2019 [28:45]

December 30th, 2019

28:46

Thank you all for a great 2019, wishing you all a safe and fantastic New Years with family and friends.

 

See you all in the New Year!

 

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The Board - Christmas Special 2019 [1:15:58]

December 24th, 2019

1:15:59

Thank you to William and Anthony for their lovely thoughtful Christmas Secret Santa Gifts!

If you'd like to also read our Census data for the heck of …

The Board - 3000 [55:38]

December 16th, 2019

55:39

Hit that sweet 3000 milestone this week on YouTube, so go check out the video and giveaway!

Topics covered this hot windy week:

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The Board - Smokey [54:39]

December 10th, 2019

54:40

Its been a horrid week for bushfires here in Sydney, and the city is shrouded in smoke, so this week's episode goes out with a lot of love for our firefighters who are risking their lives to save others. Thank you for …

The Board - Post 2019 Meetup [32:40]

December 2nd, 2019

32:41

A shorter episode than normal, just wrapping up on Sydney 2019 Meetup.

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The Board - Hodge Podge of Topics [50:42]

November 25th, 2019

50:43

Back for another episode, bit all over the joint, but hey, that sounds like the Keyboard Community right? 

Topics touched on this week (hopefully not …

The Board - Open Source and Acrylics [51:13]

November 11th, 2019

51:14

This week, you can skip a bit if you want to at the start to get into the topics further along.

Topics covered this week include:

- https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/dqqovr/rbgy/

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The Board - One on One with Ert (Oh, Keycaps!) [1:00:35]

November 3rd, 2019

1:00:36

Thanks to a request from Campbell one of our listeners, I got hold of one of the builders from Oh, Keycaps!, ahd have a great chat with Ert in …

The Board - Balls Drop'd [49:09]

October 28th, 2019

49:10

Back from a week off, my throat has recovered muchly, so thank you for your patience. This week, a double whammy on Drop's behaviours, plus some thoughts on beefing up keyboards for pro gamers.

The Census form and …

The Board - Throat Attack and the NTR [6:50]

October 21st, 2019

6:51

My throat has been under attack this week so my apologies in not getting out a proper episode this week.

Meanwhile, if you haven't, you can get in on …

The Board - Split Keyboard with Premium PBT and Toilet Lids [57:48]

October 14th, 2019

57:48

 

Another cracking episode of The Board Podcast, where I get a touch tongue tied in places.

Topics tongued about this week:

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The Board - A bit of this, a bit of that [52:24]

October 8th, 2019

52:25

This week, a bit lighter on the keyboard topics but I get around to drawing September's competition, plus a chat on Safety and Leadership.

Related links:

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The Board - Beating Daycare [47:40]

September 30th, 2019

47:41

 

Squeezing in an episode before the little one comes home from Daycare. As I write this she is literally curled up on the floor crying, so... just as well!Squeezing in an episode before the little one comes home from …

The Board - Time and Taxes [1:01:47]

September 16th, 2019

1:01:48

This week, I had a chillaxed weekend so todays episode is a a day later than normal. Stuff I talk about this week are:


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The Board - Market Price [59:30]

September 8th, 2019

59:31


A full episode this week I think, a lot of fast skims through some times, and a bit more thoughts on one topic.

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The Board - Conspiracy? [40:22]

September 1st, 2019

40:23

Another light week but not without a small amount of popcorn.

Happy Fathers Day to those its applicable to!

- https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyboards/comments/cwvydx/to_the_conspirator_who_want_to_kill_t1i_will/

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The Board - Special by Off The [1:17:35]

August 18th, 2019

1:17:36

This week, thanks have to go to two of the hosts from Off The Clack for stepping in and doing an episode on our behalf as I was away attending a wedding.

 

The show notes I was given was that they pretty much (and they …

The Board - Windy As [52:50]

August 10th, 2019

52:51

Caught in some strong cold winter winds yesterday so fighting a head cold at the moment.

Things talked about this week:

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The Board - Full Episode [59:02]

August 4th, 2019

59:03

A full lengh episode for once.
A whole bunch of talking with practically no children interrupting!

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The Board - Wooden Spoon [33:46]

July 28th, 2019

33:47

This week, a super short episode, with a distracted three year old.

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The Board - Wiggly Worm [50:42]

July 21st, 2019

50:43

This week, I have a unwell wriggling worm in my lap getting in my way as I record.

 

Just a small number of topics this week that I ramble through as …

The Board - The Pinks Are Coming [46:25]

July 13th, 2019

46:26

A week on, and we're all in much better health, plus, an update that Box Pinks are coming to Daily Clack!

This week's topics: -

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The Board - In Recovery [1:01:04]

July 6th, 2019

1:01:05

This week, I'm better enough to be able to do an episode, though I apologise for the sporadic coughing. Hopefully it'll go away sooner than later.

The Board - 7 Keyboards [59:40]

June 22nd, 2019

59:41

This week, in a bit of worn down-ed-ness, I somehow decided I would torture myself by doing some typing samples

 

If you stick through the whole …

The Board - Leadership and Keyboards [58:22]

June 15th, 2019

58:23

So this week's episode is a bit of a weird one, because I don't really talk about keyboards terribly much (it is mentioned in context and example) but it isn't the focus of the episode.

 

I was fortunate enough to …

The Board - Diving in with Ducky Squad [1:21:25]

June 10th, 2019

1:21:26

This week, I got to catch up with Beth and Blake from the Official Ducky Discord server, and we talk about Ducky, Discord, Computex, and their experiences with Mechanical Keyboards!

Ducky Keyboard Official Fans Club …

The Board - One on One with Ryan [1:03:16]

June 2nd, 2019

1:03:17

This week, I'm joined by Ryan, a newcomer to the keyboard design scene, and we talk about the Austere, an Alice layout keyboard. We touch on his journey into the design and aspects of creating an alternative to the …

The Board - By George [1:00:40]

May 25th, 2019

1:00:40

This week, GoodNewsGeorge comes on as a special guest, and we talk about Keyboards and whats a happening in his life related to keyboards.

 

- https://www.zomato.com/kuala-lumpur/doiffee-taman-desa/info

 

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Our …

The Board - Succumbed [40:33]

May 18th, 2019

40:34

Finally fell sick after staving off illness from my wife and daughter over the last two weeks, so its a bit of a short one with no interviews.

I …

The Board - Magic Watercolours [54:36]

May 11th, 2019

54:37

This week, its a bit of a quiet week with all the melon having been eaten last week. The bits I wiggle around on this week are:

- https://www.instagram.com/p/BxKrSQLHRlU/

- https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=100594.0

The Board - Double Melon Eating [39:01]

May 5th, 2019

39:02

Wow, this week, some action packed goodness on the drama front.

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The Board - Three Interviews [1:15:21]

April 27th, 2019

1:15:22

This week, I intersperse the episode with three mini-Interviews at an ANZAC Day BBQ, which some Keyboard People attended.

 

Spread between them, I had some other topics:

 

The Board - Juan on One with Idea23 [57:45]

April 20th, 2019

57:46

Its been a while, but we're joined again by Juan/Busgamer from Idea23.

 

We chat about whats happened lately and where Idea23 is looking to head …

The Board - To Clone or Not to Clone [55:00]

April 14th, 2019

55:01

This week, I don't manage to pull in any names, but its a work in progress. Topics from this week:

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The Board - I Say Hello You Say Goodbye [1:22:43]

April 7th, 2019

1:22:44

This week, Kevin is back again from another overseas trip, before he heads off again for another overseas trip.

 

We close off on March giveaways, plus run through a few usual random topics:

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The Board - Popping back in [1:03:28]

March 23rd, 2019

1:03:29

This week, Kevin has successfully moved house and is back and kicking for an episode where we bounce around across a few topics:

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The Board - Week 11 2019 [54:46]

March 16th, 2019

54:47

This week, another solo episode, but back to normal topics from the community. This week:

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The Board - Innovation Special [1:01:04]

March 9th, 2019

1:01:05

This week, Kevin is busy with relocation, so I thought I'd rewind a bit and talk about some of the lessons I learnt from attending an Innovation Workshop a few weeks back.

 

I hope that some of the concepts I talk about …

The Board - Belated Valentines Love Poems [49:39]

March 2nd, 2019

49:39

This week, I touch on a few developments for the Downbubble keyboard project, some light topics from this week in the community, before I read through the Keyboard Love Poem entries for the DIY Keyboard Competition.This …

The Board - From an Innocent's Eyes [36:10]

February 23rd, 2019

36:11

Due to very challenging volume differences in speaking I apologise for the volume changes and noise background that you may experience. I tried my …

The Board - A Bit Ranty (56:50)

February 16th, 2019

56:51

This week, Kevin is indisposed, so I have the chance to get very soapbox and rant a lot.

 

What I rant about:

 

- GMK Wavez v SA Leviathan

 

https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=97339.0

 

The Board - A Weak Week [1:06:20]

February 9th, 2019

1:06:21

This week, Kevin is back, but its actually been a pretty lacklustre week for topics, so I do apologise for a bit of a hodgepodge episode, we just …

The Board - Life can be so unkind [51:30]

February 2nd, 2019

51:31

Yet another solo, but life hasn't been kind for Kevin lately, so I have to be strong on his behalf.Yet another solo, but life hasn't been kind for …

The Board - 'Straya Day Solo [39:57]

January 26th, 2019

39:58

A hot week here down under, and Kevin not feeling well leads to a shorter episode than normal. 

 

A quick run-through on some things and an update on …

The Board - Over Panda-ing [1:04:53]

January 19th, 2019

1:04:54

This week, as much as we say there wasn't much to talk about, we actually don't even get through all of the things we thought we could talk about, …

The Board - Small Children Woes [45:25]

January 13th, 2019

45:26

This week, small children woes and prior commitments get in the way for Kevin and I to line up a time to run our podcast. So, I have another crack at …

The Board - Happy New Year 2019 [1:08:23]

January 5th, 2019

1:08:24

Happy New Year everyone, we hope you all had a great holiday period.

This week, we didn't really touch on too much happening in the community, so we …

The Board - Its a Clack for 2018 [59:10]

December 30th, 2018

59:11

This episode marks the last for 2018, thank you very much to everyone who has come along for the podcasts this year. I talk through some of the more memorable that popped out from our topics list, plus a rundown of the …

The Board - It Smells a Lot Like Panda [1:04:16]

December 22nd, 2018

1:04:17

 

This week, we're both back on board, its a bit more of a relaxed week with work winding down for the year, and both Kevin and I get to do more keyboard things in our time.

The community has really only been strongly …

The Board - On Short Notice [38:00]

December 15th, 2018

38:01

This week, I have been unwell, and Kevin kindly has been able to put out an episode while on the road. Thank you Kevin, I appreciate the short notice …

The Board - Hosts Home Again [1:11:00]

December 8th, 2018

1:11:01


Kevin is home this week and joins in for an episode after a few weeks on the road, unfortunately only to be out on the road again next week.

This week, we chat a bit around Meetup wrap up, the Down Bubble Keyboard and …

The Board - Open Mic and Gsus Linear [1:08:01]

December 1st, 2018

1:08:02

This week, Kevin is travelling, AGAIN! So, I have a chat through some things, mostly competition, and I go open Mic on the Australian Discord community for a bit.

 

Thanks to the winners for this month, Idea23 winner …

The Board - Front Page /r/MechanicalKeyboards [1:00:01]

November 24th, 2018

1:00:02

This week, Kevin's parents are in town visiting him from the US, so I'm punching on with another solo episode.

Just to poke at Kevin, I'm running …

The Board Podcast - The Haiku Special [42:12]

November 17th, 2018

42:13

Thanks to Kevin travelling all of November, I thought I'd have a bit of fun with reading the Haiku's from October's competition. Of course I also talk a little on two topics from this week.

- GMK Necro (

The Board - Special Guest Keebio [1:09:51]

November 9th, 2018

1:09:52

This week, Kevin is travelling and I'm joined by Danny (aka /u/bakingpy) of Keeb.io for a great chat on whats been happening in the Keeb.io space, plus some of the things happening in the community.


Topics we touch …

The Board - I Am The Captain Now [52:14]

November 3rd, 2018

52:15

This week, Kevin takes control of the ship, and runs a solo episode for the first time in aaaaages, and I think he did a bang up job of it.

 

 

The Board - Projects In Progress [1:15:01]

October 27th, 2018

1:15:02

This week, it was a pretty quietish week on the community, so Kevin and I spend a bit more time relaxing and talking about some of our personal projects in progress.

 

Some of the topics we touch on lightly in this …

The Board Podcast - Just another macropad [1:04:50]

October 20th, 2018

1:04:51

Back for another week, some more MassDrop Drama, typical of the community!

This week's topics"

- Mechanicon Errata - CandyKeys is not the only sponsor. (

The Board - Theatrics [1:17:56]

October 13th, 2018

1:17:57

There has been quite a bit of controversy this week in the community, and we take a look at two of them, plus a few more 'regular' kind of topics, …

The Board - Reunited to Chill [1:06:04]

October 7th, 2018

1:06:05

The duo is back, with Kevin having the time, and the right cables to run his microphone.
It was a pretty low key (haha) week on the community to the kinds of things we normally look for to talk about, but we still make …

The Board - Rest and Respite [55:11]

September 29th, 2018

55:12

This week, Kevin takes a bit of a break to recooperate. Make sure you look after yourself everyone, and those around you. Your own health and mental well being matters a lot. Be good to one another.

This week, as a …

The Board - Kevin Squared [1:06:36]

September 22nd, 2018

1:06:37

This week, Kevin is back, but, unfortunately his laptop isn't, so he's running like before on his phone. Still, we manage to have a good chat about whats been happening in the keyboard community this week.

- PBT …

The Board - Double the Time in Half the Episode [40:06]

September 15th, 2018

40:07

This week, Kevin is on the move again, and rather than pile up 3 weeks, I've just speeding through some things in the last two weeks that caught my attention.

 

I asked a few people if they wanted to come on, but one …

The Board - One on One with Agora Mech [1:01:34]

September 15th, 2018

1:01:35

Colton from Agora Mech joins me in this one-on-one, where we talk about some of the challenges that he has faced, and are working through to turn …

The Board Podcast - Impromptu Fun [1:06:47]

September 1st, 2018

1:06:48

This week, Kevin had late notice for work to travel, so I kind of do a half episode solo before I hop into the discord chat on the Australian …

The Board - 2 Years On, Rain Delays [1:11:49]

August 25th, 2018

1:11:50

Its been 2 years since we started, so thank you for continuing to support us in listening to our podcast.

 

To celebrate, we have a giveaway run here on gleam: https://gleam.io/VBkuD/the-board-2-year-giveaway

 

Kevin …

The Board - Another Solo [59:40]

August 18th, 2018

59:41

Another solo week, and getting right into it:

- Cream Switch announcement (

The Board - When Kevin Has to Work [47:14]

August 11th, 2018

47:15

This week, Kevin is on the move for work, and therefore I run my mouth off solo.

Stuff I talk about this week:

- DSS! (

The Board - A Week of Backtractking [1:13:43]

August 4th, 2018

1:13:44

This week feels more like a followup week than anything else, but when an issue is that big a deal, thats acceptable, right?


- Kailh x Novelkeys Box …

The Board - Beating The Heat [1:04:30]

July 28th, 2018

1:04:31

This week, the heat is on in South East Asia, so make sure you keep hydrated!

Some of the topics we play cool through:

- A pretty cool and …

The Board - Unwittingly Kickstarter Related [1:11:02]

July 21st, 2018

1:11:03

This week, Don's a bit under the weather and tries to hold it all in while podcasting. Kevin meanwhile swealters somewhere in SEA.

We actually decide …

The Board - An Episode Without a Theme [1:18:53]

July 14th, 2018

1:18:54

Fairly normal week as far as the community goes. Though not all of us have swimming pools to enjoy.Fairly normal week as far as the community goes. …

The Board - Sale of the Year [1:08:40]

July 8th, 2018

1:08:41

This week, besides Kevin's upstairs neighbour banging around randomly through the episode, we only cover one topic, which of course this week has to be the sale of the year, known as GeekHack.

 

Some relevant posts …

The Board - A Split Podcast [1:09:20]

July 2nd, 2018

1:09:20

This week, we do something kind of different. To mimic a split keyboard, we actually recorded our episode as two solo's but talking roughly on the …

The Board - 26 Seconds [1:02:22]

June 24th, 2018

1:02:23

This week, we had a minor unexpected technical issue that caused 26 seconds of Kevin disappearing, but thankfully I was able to re-time his track so …

The Board - Foreign Correspondent [59:33]

June 16th, 2018

59:34

This week, Kevin is on travels around South East Asia for work, and dials in like a foreign correspondent, and therefore our audio quality reflects that.

Some of the things we breeze through in our chatter:

- Guessing …

The Board - This Week From Not Computex [1:16:19]

June 10th, 2018

1:16:20

This week, no rainstorms and background noise from Kevin, but slightly upset child in mine, make an appearance.

We spin through some topics this week:

- Vortex Hellcat (

The Board - Just Another Week [1:13:01]

June 3rd, 2018

1:13:02

We're back with another episode, just covering some of the things happening in the keyboard community.

- $80 65% with Aluminium Case (

The Board - Welcoming Back An Old Friend [1:08:24]

May 27th, 2018

1:08:25

We're joined this week by our longtime friend and 2017's #1 Fan, OutragedPudding, and we just chill out talking keyboard related things.


Due to having a guest on, our recording quality this week is down as we recorded …

The Board - Playing The Guessing Game [1:00:43]

May 20th, 2018

1:00:44

This week, it felt like a quiet week, but it ended up being that we had plenty to talk about, plus we give the Guessing Game a go.

Some of this week's topics include

- Aus SP GB GB

- Do we need a vendor review/feedback …

The Board Podcast - Hanging In There Health Wise [1:01:58]

May 13th, 2018

1:01:59

This week, we're both hanging onto our health from events during the week.

Topics we touch on today:

- Blue Micro replacement for Pro Micro? (

The Board - An ordinary week in keyboards [59:40]

May 6th, 2018

59:41

A quiet week on the keyboard front, but still enough for us to talk nearly an hour through the random topics of the week.

- Revitalising of an …

The Board Podcast - Kevin's Back, Back Again [1:14:19]

May 1st, 2018

1:14:20

Sorry for the delay on the release, we had some technical hiccups which we have now resolved.

We're back with Kevin this week and I have a mini-rant …

The Board - The Level Keyboard Project [17:14]

April 24th, 2018

17:15

In this special, Kevin talks about the challenges that he encountered, plus the considerations required as part of bringing to life his project, The Level Keyboard.

Thanks for listening, and as always, until next time, …

The Board - Saying Hello To The Community [1:09:48]

April 21st, 2018

1:09:49

I'm joined this week by one of our community members who wanted to improve their public speaking to chat through some topics I thought would be …

The Board Podcast - A Long Day and Mini Meet [47:49]

April 14th, 2018

47:50

This week, I went to a mini-meet in Sydney and hung out for lunch with some of the Sydney folk and one of the Melbourne community. It was actually a …

The Board - Two Topic Episode, or Hubabub about Hub and Another [53:05]

April 7th, 2018

53:06

This week, work gets in the way for Kevin, so I take the microphone for another solo spin.

 

While it might sound a bit ranty, and wearing out my …

The Board - Closer Timezones, Different Hemispheres [1:05:48]

April 2nd, 2018

1:05:49

This week, Kevin has managed to get himself back online for our weekly episode. 

 

This week, I didn't manage to do labels/timestamps for topics so.... oh well.

 

- A new MCU from OLKB/QMK Jack Humbert (

The Board - The Attempted Slack Episode [1:15:26]

March 24th, 2018

1:15:27

This week, Kevin is in transit around the work as he prepares for study/working overseas. We try and have an episode with some of our members from the Slack Group and of course a few topics from this week.

This week, …

The Board - Double The Content in Half the Time! [54:30]

March 18th, 2018

54:31

This week, for unknown circumstances, Don does a solo episode, covering two weeks of stuff. So, its really super condensed, or either very light on …

Kevinterview with Kevin, Round 2 [16:22]

March 4th, 2018

16:23

Kevin interviews his room-mate Kevin, exploring the things that have changed since the first time he was interviewed for some interesting results!

The Board - Being Split Again [1:03:12]

March 4th, 2018

1:03:13

This week, we're back to recording on Split Tracks now that Kevin has re-established recording on his laptop.

This weeks topics of discussion include:

- Tactility Mods (

The Board - Just another week in the MK Community [1:19:06]

February 25th, 2018

1:19:07

Another week, another episode. If you have chest pains, please make sure you see a medical professional.


Shoutouts for Brad Green and metalhead2793 joining us on Patreon!

A bunch of things relating to NovelKeys!

-

The Board - No John Cena Here [1:05:44]

February 18th, 2018

1:05:45

This week, Kevin's desktop is in the shop so he's running off his laptop and thus, we're back to our old method of recording so the quality loss and …

The Board - A Visit From The Van Keyboards [1:11:38]

February 11th, 2018

1:11:39

This week, Evan (/u/evangs) and Steven (/u/2ZQQ) from The Van Keyboards come along and have a chat about their new keycap profile , and of course the usual mish-mash of things Kevin and I go through each week.

 

In this …

The Board - What IS the Ideal Switch? [47:30]

February 3rd, 2018

47:31

Kevin has been a bit under the weather today, so I thought I'd take the opportunity to read through all of the entries and give my thoughts on January's Keeb.io giveaway responses.

 

The question asked was, What is your …

The Board - Featuring Special Guest Co-Host! [1:10:46]

January 27th, 2018

1:10:47

This week, we're a day early, but thats because we've been joined by a special Co-Host, Alex, from Alex at Panc!
Kevin was unable to make the session and Alex kindly filled in, even though he's been having a nightmare …

The Board Podcast - Impromptu MacroPad Discussion [58:22]

January 21st, 2018

58:23

This week, Kevin and I have a brief unplanned talk about MacroPads (well, I think its really more that I talked!).

 

Some of the things we talk about …

The Board - When Both Hosts are Tired [1:10:37]

January 14th, 2018

1:10:38

This episode, both Kevin and I were a bit tired, but we still get through and have a good time talking Mechanical Keyboards!

 

Some things we ramble through are:

 

Cherry Low Profile MX stem switches -

The Board - A Sponsor Special [1:27:34]

January 7th, 2018

1:27:35

In this special episode, we're joined by Juan from Idea23, and Danny from Keeb.io, to chat about things in general, and a few things from this week.

 

Some of the topics we take a talk about:

 

The Board - Happy New Year 2017 [1:08:15]

December 30th, 2017

1:08:16

Happy New Year Everyone!

 

I hope that you all have a safe and great new years celebration to wrap up on 2017.

 

In this episode, Kevin and I are totally unprepared as usual but we go through some of the suggested topic …

The Board - 2017 Christmas Special, (We Apologise For Ruining Your Favourite Carols) [1:26:41]

December 24th, 2017

1:26:42

This week, in our Christmas Special, we do great injustice to Christmas Carols by singing them. Well I think Kevin did a better job than I did. I …

The Board - When you don't have a clever title [1:09:49]

December 17th, 2017

1:09:50

A kind of quiet week, but it doesn't mean that we don't have things to talk about!

 

- KBDFans KBD661 (

The Board - And the Winner Is.... [1:08:34]

December 10th, 2017

1:08:35

This week, Kevin is back! Hopefully for a bit of consistency in the next coming few weeks at least for the Holiday Season.

This week:

- Competitions …

The Board - Sydney Meetup Wrap, and Opinions Expressed [45:11]

December 3rd, 2017

45:12

This week, Kevin had some matters to attend to and was unable to be there for the podcast.

 

I talk through how the Sydney 2017*2 meetup went, and then also give my thoughts and personal opinions regarding the …

The Board - A mix of everything [1:12:08]

November 26th, 2017

1:12:09

This week, a bit of small talk, bit of competition giveaways, bit of PSA, bit of drama.

This week, the rough topics we run through:

- Quick checkup …

The Board - Back to Normal [59:23]

November 19th, 2017

59:24

We're back to normal, as normal can be when it comes to two blokes talking keyboards!

This week, we have a quick episode due to time constraints, nattering on about:

- Shoutout for the Knops Mini by /u/pawnerd, …

The Board - Kevin Goes to NorCal [40:34]

November 11th, 2017

40:35

Another week, another solo episode. This week, Kevin is in transit to get to the NorCal meetup and so I'm left to my own devices again.

This week, I …

The Board - When Dedication Calls [0:58:43]

November 4th, 2017

58:44

This week, Kevin literally calls in from an Airport to make this episode happen. Amidst bad wifi and background hubabub of an airport, we manage to …

The Board - The Australian Discord Special [1:51:09]

October 28th, 2017

1:51:10

This week, as Kevin is away, I thought I'd talk through a few things from the week, and then hop on to the Australian Mechanical Keyboard Discord …

The Board - Time Flies When You're Talking Keyboards [1:19:49]

October 22nd, 2017

1:19:50

This week, its been fairly quiet on the keyboard front by comparison, so we just mosey our way through a few general things of the week, and things not really related to the week.

This week, some of the things we talked …

The Board - Can You Hear the Difference? [1:01:08]

October 15th, 2017

1:01:09

This week, I hope that there is some audible difference to your ears, as we experiment with our first ever split track recording. Hopefully this …

The Board - Giveaways? Giveaways! (Well, announcements of them!) [1:10:02]

October 8th, 2017

1:10:03

We welcome to the podcast /u/Busgamer7394 onto the show for another chat, and Juan gives us some great info about his experiences in working with MassDrop.

 

Additionally, we talk about what Idea23 has been up to, and …

The Board - A Keyboard for Giants? [1:03:28]

October 1st, 2017

1:03:29

Another week, another topic, as Daylight Savings rolls through and wrecks our body clocks, Kevin and I talk through the following topics (in no …

The Board - Kevin and Matt Talk Topre Pt 1 [39:48]

September 27th, 2017

39:49

In this special episode (I believe there will be another to come), Kevin and Matt have a chat about some of the things available out there regarding the hybrid capacitance switch that is known as Topre.

 

I hope you …

The Board - Kevin Introduces The Level [1:00:32]

September 24th, 2017

1:00:33

This week, we're proud to announce that we have another one of the community vendors on-board as a Podcast Sponsor.

A huge thankyou and shoutout for Andrew from ChillCaps (Chill, Rad, and Good Caps!) for sponsoring the …

The Board - A Kevinterview with Kevin (Kevin's Roomie Kevin) [29:42]

September 21st, 2017

29:43

Its been a while since we had a Kevinterview, but this one is a blast, where Kevin interviews Kevin (his roomie), to talk about the journey that has been Mechanical Keyboards from a new member of the community, and …

The Board - This Week in Popcorn, I mean, Mechanical Keyboard Community [58:25]

September 17th, 2017

58:26

 

This week, its a bit popcorn filled, with some contraversy and drama filling the Mechanical Keyboard community.

We have a run at the topics below, including but not limited to:

- Shoutout for Rhys from Melbourne, for …

The Board - 800 Subscriber Giveaway Livestream Episode [1:11:03]

September 10th, 2017

1:11:04

This week, Kevin takes leave from this episode to refresh and prepare himself for school, so Don runs a livestream to draw the 800 subscriber …

The Board - The Week When Kevin Goes Home [48:53]

September 2nd, 2017

48:54

This week, Kevin takes leave from this episode to drive the 12 hours home after spending the summer in Seattle, thus, Don runs solo again.

 

This …

The Board - 1 Year Anniversary Special [1:14:07]

August 27th, 2017

1:14:08

In our 1 year anniversary special, we opened up the session, but only had one visitor (The Boom Boy), who actually also joined us for the New Year …

The Board - Kevin's POM Keycap ComparisonSpecial

August 23rd, 2017

23:32

In this special edition, Kevin talks through his personal experiences with the variety of POM keycaps available out there.

 

I hope you enjoy :)

The Board - The Filler Episode

August 20th, 2017

41:57

So this week, Kevin was busy, and couldn't make it, so I go through 3 things, and then ramble through the rest of the shorter episode haha...

 

- …

The Board - When Orange Comes A Visiting (700 Subscriber Livestream) [1:15:20]

August 13th, 2017

1:15:21

YouTube Livestream video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZ1ybuxYgtY

 

This week, Kevin and I have a livestream to celebrate our 700 subscribers on YouTube, and are even briefly joined by Joris!

 

Some of the things …

The Board - The One Where Kevin's PC Crashes [1:11:36]

August 6th, 2017

1:11:37

We get through another week of keyboard talk, and our timing gets thrown out by Kevin's PC crash, so our apologies for running a touch longer than …

The Board - Proudly Brought to you by... [1:07:02]

July 30th, 2017

1:07:03

.... Idea23, Awesome Caps at Great Prices!

 

This week, Kevin and I do our usual and chat through a bunch of stuff, including but of course not …

The Board - Pre Seattle Meetup Episode [1:09:01]

July 22nd, 2017

1:09:02

This week, I manage to have a chat with Kevin before he gets ready for the Seattle Meetup happening today!

 

I thought I'd expedite the episode so …

The Board - 600 Subscriber Livestream Episode [1:11:56]

July 16th, 2017

1:11:57

This week, we celebrate our 600 subscribers on YouTube by drawing the winner of the 600 Subscriber Giveaway.

 

Congratulations to Brendan F from New …

The Board - Kevin battles Seattle Life, GMK Galore, and Sydney Meetup Wraps [1:05:49]

July 8th, 2017

1:05:50

This week, we explore options for Kevin to survive the Seattle heat, along with a bunch of things as per usual.

 

- GMK sets (Nautilis, Mondrian - 

The Board - Back in Action from Seattle! [1:03:42]

July 2nd, 2017

1:03:43

Kevin returns to being on the podcast after temporarily relocating to Seattle.

 

This week, we chat our way through a bunch of things including:

 

 - …

The Board - A Kevinterview with Jolly Green Giant, On Location!

June 28th, 2017

22:42

Kevin has a coffee shop chat with Raymond, also known as /u/Jolly_Green_Giant on Reddit, as they catch up in person!

 

The recording was in .m4a …

The Board - One On One With TaeKeyboards [47:24]

June 24th, 2017

47:25

Its been a very long time coming, but I finally get to catch up with Andrew (/u/MendezAS) of TaeKeyboards fame (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCllGwtW6scxAjM28fIgEozg , https://www.taekeyboards.com/), and we have a …

The Board - Kevin's Solo Keyboard Chat [33:36]

June 20th, 2017

33:37

In this special episode (because he's in Thailand), Kevin talks over some of the keyboards he's had in years gone by.

 

Hope you enjoy!

The Board - More International Than Normal! [59:26]

June 18th, 2017

59:27

This week, Kevin calls in from Thailand to join me, and we chatter our way through a few topics from the week gone by.

 

- Ergodox Sets with Legends (

The Board - 500 Subscriber Giveaway Livestream Edition [1:17:03]

June 10th, 2017

1:17:04

This week, we take to the airways both on YouTube and of course recorded here for all your non-visual listening needs.

 

This edition, being the giveaway for our 500 subscribers on YouTube drew out from the woodwork …

The Board - We Return To Regular Programming [1:08:25]

June 3rd, 2017

1:08:26

This week, both Kevin and I are back, to our usual podcasting selves.

 

We take a talk on a few things including:

 

- M-65A

 

- Mechanical Keyboard Vendors List (

The Board - Don's Turn at Running Solo [43:19]

May 28th, 2017

43:20

This week, Kevin has a deserved break, and Don take a go at solo running.

 

Some of the topics this week that Don mumbles his way through are:

 

- SA …

The Board - Kevin's Heroic First Solo Episode [28:53]

May 21st, 2017

28:54

This week, I was out of action due to losing my voice (I had been sick this week, and then I had to attend a Chinese wedding reception, and lost my …

The Board - Livestream with Juan from Idea23 [1:10:12]

May 14th, 2017

1:10:13

In this episode, we're joined by Juan (Busgamer) of Idea23.

 

We also stumble our way around trying to get a youtube Skype stream going on with …

The Board - Stew and the Language of Love [1:05:32]

May 7th, 2017

1:05:33

This week, Kevin takes lead, because Don was pooped from a 1st Birthday Party.

 

Some of the topics we rambled on about were:

 

- Idea23 becomming Sydney 2017 * 1 Principle Sponsor

 

- Houston TX Meetup Shoutout

 

- …

The Board - 400 Subscriber Giveaway Livestream! [1:31:26]

April 29th, 2017

1:31:27

In this livestream of The Board Podcast, we do the raffle for the 400 Subscribers Giveaway!

Plus our usual shenanigans, and if we have any listeners, we'll do some community engagement with them too!

 

Topics we have a …

The Board - 400 YouTube Subscribers! [1:10:46]

April 23rd, 2017

1:10:47

This week, we celebrate our 400 YouTube Subscriber status with a giveaway, plus our usual mish-mash of topical discussions, covering, but not limited to:

 

- Hungerworks Studios 4x4 Sale

 

- Scammers on MechMarket

 

The Board - Fugu are Friends, not Food [1:03:55]

April 16th, 2017

1:03:56

This week, we mourn the loss of a Fugu in the community, and Kevin and I roll through some of the following topics, and then some (as usual):

 

The Board - Is It a Bird? Is it a Plane? No, its..... ! [1:01:41]

April 8th, 2017

1:01:42

This week, we plunge deep into the underworld of Mechanical Keyboards to find our /r/MK super hero.. with interesting results.

 

Some of the topics …

The Board - Alls Well Ends Well [1:07:54]

April 3rd, 2017

1:07:46

After some technical difficulties, we bring you this week's episode.

 

Kevin and Gabe come along for a mish-mash of topics this week, spanning:

-Tips …

The Board - A Kevinterview with Robot Maxtron [36:54]

March 30th, 2017

36:55

Kevin and Robot Maxtron take the time to have a chat on how Ergodox.io became the revival of Ergodoxian knowledge, and the other aspects of keyboards …

The Board - MechMarket Special, with Kevin and Matt [50:04]

March 26th, 2017

50:05

Kevin and Matt (/u/jacobsmirror) in this special Focus Group talk all things MechMarket.

 

Hope you Enjoy!

The Board - Leave No Keyboard Behind! [1:00:06]

March 26th, 2017

1:00:07

This week, its a two-man show, with Kevin and myself both making it through rainy periods in our respective cities, to bring you our topics of the …

The Board - Another Livestream Broadcast, Drama Week, and a Quick Feed from the EU Meetup with Chyrosran22! [1:19:22]

March 18th, 2017

1:19:32

This week, we ran our podcast simulcasted on our YouTbe channel as a Livestream so we could draw the winner of the Sebright hand-wire kit, plus also …

The Board - I Have Never Handwired a Mechanical Keyboard Before [1:06:28]

March 12th, 2017

1:06:29

Thank you for checking out another episode of The Board.

 

In this episode, Kevin and I run through a bunch of stuff, including:

-New crowdfunded keyboards

-New website for a community artisan maker

-Some keysets news

The Board - Returning Guest Busgamer7394, and Giveaway Announcements! [1:09:12]

March 4th, 2017

1:09:13

In this episode, Busgamer7394 (Juan), from Idea23 join us to talk over a few things that have happened in the community, as well as to talk over some of his journey since we spoke with him last, plus what is coming up …

The Board - Orange is the colour of this week's Host [1:15:48]

February 26th, 2017

1:15:49

This week, Joris takes hosting duties, and does a great job with his segues!

Joined also by Kevin and Gabe for another week's wrap on what has happened in the community.

 

We have some discussions about:

The new website …

The Board - Dedication to the Cause, and a Live Audience.

February 19th, 2017

1:20:37

Due to some circumstances, Kevin joined this session from a Cafe, while we have a live audience in recording this session from a YouTube Livestream!

 

I forgot to mention it during the actual podcast, but a huge massive …

The Board - Ask Us Anything and Musical Interludes [1:10:00]

February 11th, 2017

1:10:01

AdmiralCheddar's second in charge and Jacob's brother join me in this episode while I enjoy the musical talents of Haroldthefourth.

 

Thanks go to …

The Board - Flaming Carriage Hurtling Towards a Cliff Edition [1:02:54]

February 4th, 2017

1:02:55

This week, Don takes a step back and lets Kevin and Gabe take the reins in leading the episode.

The usual chaotic episode occurs and is likened early on to a carriage on fire, speeding quickly towards a cliff.

 

This …

The Board - Where is the Giveaway Question? [1:02:49]

January 28th, 2017

1:02:49

Another week, another episode!

 

This week, we cover the following  topics from the Mechanical Keyboard Community:

 

Keyclack on hiatus - Wishing …

The Board - Keyboards Keyboards Keyboards! [1:05:31]

January 21st, 2017

1:05:32

This Week on The Board, Kevin and I talk through the following topics listed below, in no particular order:

 

Signature Plastics Grab-Bag Record

 

The Board - Welcoming in 2017, Bigger, Better, and More Orange [1:01:38]

January 15th, 2017

1:01:39

Happy New Year!

 

In this episode, we welcome in 2017, with Joris returning to our speakers.

 

The first major 'drama' of the year also came along (Penumbra R2 via Originative Co.)  - 

The Board - One On One with Fictiouz, a Kevinterview [39:02]

January 8th, 2017

39:03

This week, we break from our normal broadcast, and instead have an interview with community member Fictiouz, as a Kevinterview.

 

Hope you Enjoy :)

 

Please also take the time to visit our new YouTube Channel if you …

The Board - One On One with iNViSiBiLiTi, a Kevinterview [40:13]

January 5th, 2017

40:14

In this One On One, Kevin gets to chat with iNViSiBiLiTi, one of the /r/mechanicalkeyboard moderators.

 

We would like to warn our listeners that we …

The Board - New Years Eve 2016 Special [1:21:56]

January 1st, 2017

1:21:57

This episode is the last for 2016, recorded on New Years Eve day. We had an open invite for people to join us, and so they did!

 

We talked a few topics and just had good wind-down for the end of 2016.

 

Some links …

The Board - A One on One, with Kevin and Alex At Panc

December 28th, 2016

1:24:22

In our last interview release for 2016, we thought we'd finish with an One on One from one of our most popular topic sessions of the year. The …

The Board - Wheel of Topics, and Q & A with Kevin and Gabe [1:30:33]

December 24th, 2016

1:30:33

A slightly earlier release today than usual, as I am unlikely to be home at our usual release time.

As we start to wrap on the year, we relax a little and have a little bit of a longer podcast than normal, and spin the …

The Board - Random Roundup with Kevin and Dangerzone's Cousin Twice Removed (18 Dec 2016) [1:18:18]

December 18th, 2016

1:18:19

Another week, another podcast, and our usual chat on things from around the community, and our lives relating to Mechanical Keyboards.

 

This week we …

The Board - Weekly Episode Featuring Busgamer7394/Idea23 [1:07:06]

December 11th, 2016

1:07:07

We're (Kevin and I) joined this week with /u/Busgamer7394, the man behind Idea23 wrist rests, an artisan, and the Dyesub caps. Busgamer (Juan) chats …

The Board - One on One with XMIT - A Special on the Hall Effect Keyboard

December 5th, 2016

51:59

Kevin has a great discussion with XMIT in this One on One interview about the Hall Effect Keyboard.  Design considerations, along with the journey, plus a little more technical detail in how the Hall Effect is used to …

The Board - Random Topics of the Week [1:15:06]

December 4th, 2016

1:15:07

Another edition of The Board, joined by Kevin.

 Permalink to the Episode Post - http://theboard.libsyn.com/the-board-random-topics-of-the-week-11506

 

In this week's Episode we talk about:

* 1 Inch Steel Plate

* Beetles …

The Board - Focus Group 27 Nov 16, with Deskthority Award Nominee LeandreN [1:01:26]

November 26th, 2016

1:01:27

LeandreN (William) joins Kevin and myself for another episode of The Board.

 

Some of the things we talk about include:

  • Black Friday
  • How Often Do …

The Board - Focus Group with /u/Dilbertprogrammer [1:08:01]

November 19th, 2016

1:08:02

Permalink: http://theboard.libsyn.com/the-board-focus-group-with-udilbertprogrammer-10801

 

r/mk community advocate and mechanical keyboard evangalist /u/dilbertprogrammer joins Kevin and myself in a session, talking …

The Board - Two-man, becomes Three-man Plus Special Announcement with Coz! [1:27:42]

November 13th, 2016

1:27:43

In this week's episode,Kevin and I talk a bunch of topics, and later on Toby (Coz) swings by to make an awesome announcement.

 

The topics we touch …

The Board - The MK Week with Joris [51:56]

November 5th, 2016

51:57

As I had only just returned from holidays, I catch up with Joris to talk about some of the things that have happened during the week, fairly casual …

The MechMarket Report - Week 42, Ending 23rd October 2016 [9:27]

October 24th, 2016

9:28

My apologies, this report ends 23rd October, not 17th October as I said, I looked at the wrong column date.

Another edition of The MechMarket Report

 

The Board - Boardroom Special: 40% Keyboards [1:22:30]

October 22nd, 2016

1:22:31

In this episode, we have some guests on to talk about 40% keyboards and running Group Buys.

We're joined by Alex, the creator of the Minorca and Seabright, Evan, the creator the MiniVan, and William, also known as …

The MechMarket Report - Week 41, Ending 16th October 2016 [9:06]

October 17th, 2016

9:07

Another edition of the MechMarket Report.

 

Artisans start at 6:05

The Board - One on One with Apolotary [56:17]

October 15th, 2016

56:18

An interview with Apolotary, also known as Bektur, one of the hosts of Top Clack Livestream.

 

We talk about his experiences in living and working in …

The Board - Boardroom Session 16th October 2016 [59:01]

October 15th, 2016

59:02

This week, we're joined by Bektur, Matt, Joris, and Kevin, and we have another session talking about a few different things from the mechanical …

The MechMarket Report - Week 40, Ending 9th October 2016 [9:08]

October 10th, 2016

9:09

Another Edition of The MechMarket Report

 

6:30 - Artisans 

The Board - Boardroom Session 9th October 2016 [58:03]

October 8th, 2016

58:04

This week's boardroom session was filled with Devin, Erich, Gabe, Joris, Matt, and Kevin. Unscripted, un-edited, un-censored.

 

We talked about:

 

Massive shoutout to /u/selquist979

MOD switch sampler packs (

The MechMarket Report - Week 39, Ending 2nd October 2016

October 3rd, 2016

9:50

Another edition of the MechMarket Report.

Artisan numbers start at 6:31.

 

A correction has to be mentioned.  HHKB Pro 2 benchmark price was actually UP by $7.48 this week, not down as said in the report.

 

 

Also, if …

The Board - Boardroom Session, 2nd October 2016 [1:06:00]

October 1st, 2016

1:06:00

This episode, we have a Boardroom session with two of our regulars, and guest Cozmosis.

 

We talk a few topics:

Insuring Keyboards and Artisans

The Board - One On One with Jacobsmirror

September 28th, 2016

30:27

In this episode, I have a chat with Jacobsmirror about mechanical keyboards briefly, and his hobbies outside mechanical keyboards. 

The Board - 24th September 2016 [30:30]

September 24th, 2016

30:31

Our usual involved persons were unable to make it to this session, so I had a crack at talking about a few topics by myself.  My apologies if its a …

The Board - One On One with Cozmosis

September 21st, 2016

46:17

I have a hearty chinwag with Cozmosis (Toby), from one side of Australia to the other (I'm East coast, he's West coast), about Mechanical Keyboards, artisans, and of course, beer.

The MechMarket Report - Week 37, Ending 18th September 2016 [11:53]

September 19th, 2016

11:54

This week's MechMarket Report

Time Marks

3:16 - Keyboards

9:31 - Artisans

This week's report may sound a bit stranger, as I was trialling doing the report without a script and reading straight off the datasheet as I was …

The Board - Focus Group, 18th September 2016

September 17th, 2016

36:42

Time Marks for this episode:

2:27 - PayPal Fees
7:25 - Build Services
15:30 - SolidNitrogen incident
26:49 - Zorb Anniversary
33:14 - Wrapping up

The Board - One On One with Quakemz

September 13th, 2016

43:39

Another episode of The Board, this episode is a one on one interview with Quakemz, the organiser of the first ever Seattle Meetup, and also a Moderator on /r/Mechmarket.

 

We talk keyboards(obviously), but also what he …

The MechMarket Report - Week 36, ending 11th September 2016

September 12th, 2016

9:48

Time Marks

2:00 - Keyboard Numbers

7:02 - Artisan Numbers

The Board - Boardroom Session 10th September 2016

September 10th, 2016

49:55

I'm joined by Alienman82, Niceandcreamy, SirCheddar, and zennasyndroxx, and we talk about a few things past and present.

 

The rough timing marks for this episode are:

2:45 - Mech27 Amendments
4:05 - Realforce RGB
10:10 …

The MechMarket Report - Week 35, Ending 4th September 2016

September 5th, 2016

9:40

Another edition of The MechMarket Report.

 

Segment Timing

0:50 - Keyboards

4:40 - Benchmark Keyboards

5:54 - Artisans

The Board - Sydney Meetup Special

September 3rd, 2016

17:31

The second Sydney Meetup was held on the 3rd September 2016, at Robos & Dino's up in Meadowbank. The event was organised by /u/MechKB and …

The MechMarket Report - Week 34, 2016, Ending 28th August 2016

August 29th, 2016

7:46

Another edition of the Weekly sale offering numbers for Keyboards and Artisans on the MechMarket subreddit.

This week, I also briefly mention an …

The Board - Focus Group: Mech 27 & Interest Checks/Group Buys

August 27th, 2016

30:48

Joris & SirCheddar join me in this episode and we have a focused discussion on the upcoming Mech27 TKL Group Buy, and also Interest Checks/GBs in general.

The mentioned GeekHack Link for the Mech27 GB is :

The Board - A One On One with Gajibles

August 25th, 2016

27:51

A off the wall, anywhere goes talk with Redditor Gajibles, finding out a little bit more about him besides his Mechanical Keyboard obsession.  What he gets up to when he's not behind a keyboard, life, maybe love, and …

The Board - Pilot Episode

August 24th, 2016

51:42

This is our Pilot Episode.

We're joined by Gajibles, JorisBoers, and SirCheddar, along with myself, Flehrad, and we spend nearly an hour talking about Mechanical Keyboards, our favourite artisans, SA Sets, Switches, and …

The MechMarket Report - Week 33, 2016

August 24th, 2016

8:21

Initial release sales of Artisans are not counted in the data until those caps are being re-sold, as the market report is focused upon the second …

The MechMarket Report - Week 32, 2016

August 24th, 2016

9:09

After some feedback, 5 Benchmark Keyboards are mentioned weekly.

HHKB Pro 2

Whitefox by Matt3o

CM Novatouch

Leopold FC660C

IBM Model M

 

The MechMarket Report - Week 31, 2016

August 24th, 2016

10:28

This is the Pilot Episode of the MechMarket Report, and describes the methodology used to obtain and calculate market prices from the MechMarket …

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