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by TwoWeims
Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 478
Views: 68030

DM42 Keyboard Overlays - Update

I have found some thinner material for a possible keyboard overlay for the DM42. It is styrene sheet 0.20mm thick. My HP-41CV Overlay that came with the calculator measures 0.30mm thick. This material cuts very cleanly on the laser so it will look very professional. The samples shown in the photo ar...
by TwoWeims
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 640
Views: 26301

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

https://www.rowmark.com/products/ada-alternative This is the material that I was going to use for my attempt. It is 1/32" thick. It comes in black and a very dark brown. It is flexible but not brittle. I have had very good success printing on it with UV Cured ink. Thank you for the info. Looks good...
by TwoWeims
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 640
Views: 26301

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

https://www.rowmark.com/products/ada-alternative

This is the material that I was going to use for my attempt.
It is 1/32" thick. It comes in black and a very dark brown. It is flexible but not brittle.
I have had very good success printing on it with UV Cured ink.
by TwoWeims
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 640
Views: 26301

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

Two Weims ...? I think it was on the laser printing. Must have missed the template sent by Dani ... where can it be viewed? Thanks Yes. him. Page 40 of this forum. It is actually UV Cured inkjet printed on a suitable substrate and then laser cut. It could be removable or adhesive backed. It shouldn...
by TwoWeims
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 640
Views: 26301

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

This is really starting to shape up nicely! I have been lurking here for some time watching your progress. I would like to offer some help. I am in the laser engraving business. I have a Laser Cutter, a Direct to Substrate UV Printer, and a DM42. If you send me a dimensionally accurate image of the...
by TwoWeims
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 640
Views: 26301

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

This is really starting to shape up nicely! I have been lurking here for some time watching your progress. I would like to offer some help. I am in the laser engraving business. I have a Laser Cutter, a Direct to Substrate UV Printer, and a DM42. If you send me a dimensionally accurate image of the...
by TwoWeims
Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 640
Views: 26301

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

This is really starting to shape up nicely! I have been lurking here for some time watching your progress. I would like to offer some help. I am in the laser engraving business. I have a Laser Cutter, a Direct to Substrate UV Printer, and a DM42. If you send me a dimensionally accurate image of the ...
by TwoWeims
Sat Aug 03, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Update Announcements
Topic: UPDATE: DMCP-3.15
Replies: 21
Views: 2741

Re: UPDATE: DMCP-3.15

Some USB cables don't allow the plug to insert into the port on the calculator fully.
I had to trim a bit of the plastic off the USB connector to get it to insert fully.

There are other threads on this forum about this but I can't find one right now.
by TwoWeims
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Update Announcements
Topic: UPDATE: DMCP-3.15
Replies: 21
Views: 2741

Re: UPDATE: DMCP-3.15

H2X wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:24 pm
TwoWeims wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:13 pm
It looks like we my be getting into a circular argument here! 8-)
Come on - surely that's a hyperbole... :-)
Oops...
I thought I was in the comment section but wound up in the conic section my mistake. :oops:
by TwoWeims
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Update Announcements
Topic: UPDATE: DMCP-3.15
Replies: 21
Views: 2741

Re: UPDATE: DMCP-3.15

It looks like we my be getting into a circular argument here! 8-)