1985 IBM Model F keyboard (6110347) 03 JUNE 85 (122-key)

SKU: M0814 Category:


part# IBM model F (122-key keyboard)
serial# M0814
date 03 JUNE 1985 (35 years old)

heavy weight: 9 pounds, 1 oz = 4.1 kilos

22″ x 9″ x 2.5″. (558mm x 229mm x 64mm)

IBM logo silver logo with black text
metal steel back case (painted black)
cable attached, gray coiled cable, 5-pin connector
condition Keyboard in good condition for an artifact that is 35 years old.

Keyboard tested and fully validated to working 100% using Soarer’s 240 degree IBM Model F 122 converter (sold by Orihalcon on eBay)

key switches VERY clicky = buckling spring
condition Requires use of additional converter/adapter in order to work with modern PCs link
comments Feet extend in three positions (fully retracted, partially extended, fully extended).  Metal shiny internal plate (zinc galvanized steel).  Black-painted metal bottom case.   Keyboard weight = 9 pounds, 1 oz (4.1 kilos).  

Gray keyboard cable in very good coiled condition with metal end. 

see for Chryosan’s YouTube review. IBM 3270/3179 Model F “Battleship” keyboard review (capacitive buckling springs)



Additional information

Weight 11 lbs
Dimensions 24 × 12 × 4 in