How to Build Your Own Uni
Step 1: Buy a PCB
Step 2: Buy the other parts
Step 3: Solder the Pro-Micro
|How to insert the pins
|Pro Micro orientation
Step 4: Solder the Switches
|These are Gateron Clears
Step 5: Place the [Backplate,] Keycaps, and Rubber Feet
|Screw standoffs to the backplate first.
- Rubber feet go here:
|Rubber feet pcb only
|Rubber feet on backplate
Step 6: Flash it with QMK Toolbox
|short these pads and wait for qmk toolbox to do its thing
Step 7: Hook it up with Plover (applies to those of you who bought the fully assembled version as well)
Step 8: Take a Picture :)
Congratulations! Make sure to post it on social media. Join the Plover Discord and add yourself the "The Uni Machine" role.
The cable in the picture is a magnetic data cable, which can help save the usb port from wear and tear. Here is an affiliate link where you can buy the exact one that I use.
|Share it with the plover people