Matias 508 Keyboard
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The Matia 508 Keyboard is a one-hand keyboard designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation, stroke, or hand injury. This full-size keyboard allows both one-handed and two-handed typing. The user can touch-type with the left hand, the right hand, or both hands. The keys are built on rubber dome keyswitches that provide a quiet tactile feel, with enough resistance to hold the weight of the user's hands and reduce long-term fatigue. The user places a hand where it would normally be for touch-typing to control half the keyboard. To produce the letters found on the other half of the standard keyboard, the user types on the same side with same hand while holding down the space bar with the thumb.