1994 IBM model M (1396790) Made by IBM UK 1994-12-07


part# 1396790
serial# 55-1103768F
date 1994-12-07 (24 years old)
IBM logo dark blue text on dark gray
cable attached, straight cable, ps/2 connector
key caps removable (two part, key stem + key cap)
key switches clicky (buckling spring)
condition Keyboard pre-selected as good candidate and passed initial testing to confirm mechanical condition. Upper keyboard case disassembled and individual 101 keys have been removed and fully cleaned by hand. Inspection of interior plate. Any missing rivets drilled out and replaced with M2 precision screws to restore internal integrity. Interior plate vacuumed to remove foreign debris. Keyboard re-assembled and re-tested post-cleaning. Individual photography of rear label.
As per typical of model M keyboards made in UK, this keyboard has a grounding strap underneath the space bar to the keyboard internal plate.  Keyboard has a small hairline crack in bottom of case plastic.  Does not affect keyboard’s function (see second to last photo for detail).  Keyboard cable is slightly dirty/aged/browned from UV exposure (see last photo)
comments Manufactured by IBM UK


Additional information

Weight 7 lbs
Dimensions 24 × 12 × 3 in

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