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by Archie
27 Jun 2019 12:34
Forum: Interfaces
Topic: HP-HIL (Hewlett-Packard Human Interface Link)
Replies: 0
Views: 356

HP-HIL (Hewlett-Packard Human Interface Link)

Proprietary Hewlett-Packard peripheral interface, introduced in 1985 and lasted for about ten years. The concept was similar to USB: multiple devices connected to one port, with software auto-configuration based on device's identification data. Instead of using hubs, devices were daisy-chained: each...
by Archie
27 Jun 2019 11:46
Forum: Interfaces
Topic: USB (Universal Serial Bus)
Replies: 0
Views: 175

USB (Universal Serial Bus)

Practically, the main interface currently used for peripheral equipment. https://www.usb.org First version appeared in 1995, and technology was promptly adapted by manufacturers. Ability to hot-plug the devices without the need for computer restart and easy port multiplication (up to 127 devices) by...
by Archie
11 Jun 2019 06:33
Forum: Modding
Topic: Fellowes Opti Trac
Replies: 0
Views: 370

Fellowes Opti Trac

Main article: https://forum.trackballs.eu/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=27 I'm not interested in the mouse mode of this device, but unfortunately it's a default one: each time it's connected to PC, after power cycle, reboot, system awake from sleep etc. it resets to the mouse. Another minor issue is mode swi...
by Archie
10 Jun 2019 23:53
Forum: Trackballs
Topic: Fellowes Opti Trac 99934
Replies: 0
Views: 294

Fellowes Opti Trac 99934

Ball size: 1 11/32" (34mm) USB ID: VID_2525&PID_1934 Product Name: Opti Trac V2 https://trackballs.eu/media/Fellowes/OptiTrac/DSC05036_m.jpg Little known device, but very interesting one. Actually, it's a mouse/trackball combo: it does have two sets of sensors and optics, and can be quickly switched...
by Archie
07 May 2019 13:25
Forum: Trackballs
Topic: Sony DMW-C4
Replies: 0
Views: 286

Sony DMW-C4

Ball size: 1 3/4" (44.32mm) Interface: USB USB ID: VID_054C&PID_0013 Professional trackball of excellent quality, designed for Sony's TV-production equipment. Note that despite it's a USB trackball, it is (in original state) not a pointing device in traditional sense: OS will report it as a Vendor S...
by Archie
11 Apr 2019 12:08
Forum: Trackballs
Topic: iOne Lynx W10
Replies: 0
Views: 297

iOne Lynx W10

http://www.ione.com.tw/ione/2_1IndMSW10.html Ball size: 1 13/16" (46mm) USB ID: VID_195D&PID_1021 Device Name: USB Mouse Initially manufactured by iOne Technology (formerly Qtronix, Itron) to be used in company's Scorpius V1L keyboard/trackball combo, also rebranded as Tesoro G6TL . Recently, releas...
by Archie
22 Feb 2019 11:55
Forum: Trackballs
Topic: Adesso iMouse T50
Replies: 0
Views: 876

Adesso iMouse T50

https://www.adesso.com/product/imouse-t50-adesso-wireless-programmable-ergonomic-trackball-mouse/ Ball size: 2" (50.82mm) Interface: USB Model No: iMouse T50 USB ID: VID_062A&PID_4180 https://trackballs.eu/media/Adesso/T50/DSC04987_m.jpg Very good optical trackball, similar in design to Kensington E...
by Archie
20 Feb 2019 11:49
Forum: Modding
Topic: Curtis MVP-1
Replies: 0
Views: 403

Curtis MVP-1

Main article here: https://forum.trackballs.eu/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=15 There's almost no need to change mechanics of this device. The only improvement I've done is addition of fixing C-rings to the supporting bearing. Without that, it had too much axial play, rubbing the edges of support cage. Rings...
by Archie
19 Feb 2019 15:44
Forum: Trackballs
Topic: Curtis MVP Mouse
Replies: 0
Views: 608

Curtis MVP Mouse

Ball size: 2 1/4" (57mm) Interface: ADB FCC ID: EMJTB002 Full name: Curtis MVP Mouse Model: MVP-1 https://trackballs.eu/media/Curtis/DSC04592_m.jpg Almost unknown today, it was state of the art device comparable to common Kensington models but with far superior mechanics. The same concept of pool-si...
by Archie
18 Feb 2019 23:57
Forum: Trackballs
Topic: Gallery
Replies: 0
Views: 312

Gallery

Just reference pictures of various models, for visual identification (as some of them have more than one name) and links to detailed information. https://trackballs.eu/media/gallery/FullSize_m.jpg https://trackballs.eu/media/gallery/MediumSmall_m.jpg Full-sized trackballs (about 1 3/4" to 2 1/2" ), ...