1996 IBM model M13 trackpoint (13H6705) 05/04/96

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date05/04/96 (May the fourth be with you) ūüėÄ
IBM logosilver text on black background
cableattached, NEW coiled cable, ps/2 connector for keyboard and for mouse. Can be used on modern computer with only USB ports with purchase of additional ps/2 to USB adapter
key capsremovable as one piece
key switchesclicky = buckling spring
gradeKeyboard 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. All 56 plastic 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. Photo gallery of typical restoration workflow.
conditionKeyboard tested and all keys are 100% functional. Integrated trackpoint erase-head mouse tested and 100% functional. Keyboard in very good condition with black keyboard cable with ps/2 plugs still in new packaging.   All 101 keys individually removed, cleaned, and reinstalled.  New IBM trackpoint cover installed.  
commentsvery rare IBM model M keyboard. Of the tens of thousands of buckling-spring keyboards that IBM produced from 1985 – 1999, this is the only series (model M13) that comes in IBM stealth black color. Similar to traditional 1391401 keyboard, but added trackpoint pointing device.

New keyboard model M13 cable (dual head for ps/2 keyboard and ps/2 mouse-trackpoint).¬† New red trackpoint cover.¬† Some previous signs of wear on white lettering of left shift key, “S” and “C”, keyboard in otherwise clean condition.



Additional information

Weight7 lbs
Dimensions20 × 9 × 3 in

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