Dactyl keyboard

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .
Dactyl keyboard top view 52983
Dactyl keyboard

Total Key Count

Dactyl keyboard total key count: 70.

Each side has: (5 rows × 6 columns = 30) -1 + 6 thumb keys = 35

Dactyl keyboard front 57990
Dactyl keyboard
Commando 23 Dactyl keyboard 95964
Dactyl keyboard.

Typing on the Dactyl Keyboard

Typing on the Dactyl Keyboard, by Matt Adereth
Dactyl keyboard 38710 s
〔image source reddit

3D Modeling, Keyboard Design, Clojure, and Emacs

Matt Adereth - clojure core typing

truely enjoyed this video. You see 3D modeling software, 3D printing, keyboard design/making, using clojure to control, and finally, emacs too!

see his blog at 〔 3D Printing With Clojure By Matt Adereth. At http://adereth.github.io/blog/2014/04/09/3d-printing-with-clojure/

first reddit discussion at https://www.reddit.com/r/emacs/comments/3twqhh/3d_modeling_keyboard_design_clojure_and_emacs/

many build comes up regularly. Search reddit.

more photos at

Dactyl keyboard 54199
Dactyl keyboard. 〔image source reddit

Dactyl Keyboard Home Page


Comparable keyboards are:

Kinesis Advantage2 Keyboard Review

Maltron Keyboard Review