43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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inautilus wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:56 pm
UPDATE - WP43C 2020-03-13
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R-11b5 Hi-Res NHG 60% 0.12 font light taupe border no shade - COMPRESSED - 2020-03-13.jpg
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As always, critical feedback welcome. :)
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Thanks ...
FANTASTIC!!!

I absolutely love it. Love the improvements. Love the consistent stroke widths. Love your idea of the single white line. I will make the blue and gold lines the same. Really LOVE the exponents and roots.

Just a short note. More later. My work day ahead ...
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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Jaymos wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:27 am
inautilus wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:56 pm
UPDATE - WP43C 2020-03-13
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R-11b5 Hi-Res NHG 60% 0.12 font light taupe border no shade - COMPRESSED - 2020-03-13.jpg
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For the hi-res version, click on the link:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1V-027xd-vQoIEPYEnc-LYMXgAJyfjK8l
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As always, critical feedback welcome. :)
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Thanks ...
FANTASTIC!!!

I absolutely love it. Love the improvements. Love the consistent stroke widths. Love your idea of the single white line. I will make the blue and gold lines the same. Really LOVE the exponents and roots.
+1

I also like K.PK, especially next to ASN.
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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inautilus wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:56 pm
UPDATE - WP43C 2020-03-13
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R-11b5 Hi-Res NHG 60% 0.12 font light taupe border no shade - COMPRESSED - 2020-03-13.jpg
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For the hi-res version, click on the link:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1V-027 ... XgAJyfjK8l
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As always, critical feedback welcome. :)
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Thanks ...
Sorry if there is something I haven't been paying enough attention to earlier, but I notice that the grey characters :,?_ on the bottom row seem to be printed lower relative to their key than the letters of the alphabet on the keys above.

Maybe raise them a bit? And maybe also drop the comma a bit, so that the square box on its glyph aligns with the lower square box of the colon?
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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Thank you for your Eagle Eyes ... will happily check into it. :)
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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H2X wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:10 am
I also like K.PK, especially next to ASN.
Alternatively, A.PK as in Assignment Pack ("key" is implicit in ASN as well).

Just an idea for your consideration. :-)
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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Not sure it is intended, but N and Y characters are white instead of grey.

edit 1: rephrase, and added Y.
edit 2: Massimo was faster for the Y.
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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pcscote wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:55 pm
The N character is white instead of grey.
And Y too...
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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akaTB wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:57 pm
pcscote wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:55 pm
The N character is white instead of grey.
And Y too...
Sharp eyes... thank you for the comments. I really need more eyes and appreciate the participation.

About the both Y and N being white: Yes, the intention is to mark it better to find ‘Y’ faster when occasionally the calculator asks for Y/N confirmation.

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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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ASN K.PK
ASN A.PK
ASN KPAC

Dropped PAC. And KPC.
Raised K.PK.
Added A.PK.

ASN K.PK is high due to external support.
ASN A.PK is held equally high by me at the moment due to the repeating of the “A”. Almost easier on the eye. Almost alliteration.
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Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

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Jaymos wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 2:46 pm
Almost alliteration.
:D
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