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Posiflex KB3100 Keyboard

The Posiflex KB3100 has been discontinued. No direct replacement is available.
Please contact us for a suitable substitute.

KB3100 Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
KB3100M2 KB 3100, 112 key programmable keyboard. Includes 2 track MSR & cable. Color: Beige Check Availability Call for Details
KB3100 KB3100, Horizontal Key Set for KB3100, 1 x 2 Check Availability Call for Details
KB-3100 KB 3100, 112 key programmable keyboard. Includes cable. Color: Beige Check Availability Call for Details

Posiflex KB3100 Details

The spill-proof KB-3100 has 112 fully programmable keys with unique, modular-designed quad and double keys that can be easily placed anywhere on the keyboard, vertically or horizontally. A special cabling design prevents accidental disconnects and a special key cap removal tool is standard.

A 5 positions + 1 lockout position key allows multiple levels of programming and answer back code control. The keyboard allows up to 255 ASCII characters per key and programming ASCII, Scan Code and hot key. The KB-3100 is programmable under DOS and Windows 3.1/95/98/2000/NT. The keyboard has 8 multi-shift layers of programming on 5 levels.


Programmable Keys 112 Keys
Numeric Keypad Included in 112 Keys
Alphanumeric Keys N/A
Control-Key Structure

6 Positions (L0, L1, L2, L3, L4, LP)

Key is extractable at positions L0 & L1

Control Key Function

Programmable answer back capability, page-select

(5) functions and security lock

Codes Programmable ASCII or SCAN CODE
Capacity Per Key 1 to 255 characters per key
Versatile Programmability Up to 8 multi-shift levels per key, per page
Memory Non-Volatile 8KB
Magnetic Stripe Reader Optional 2 Track, 3 Track, or JIS
OS Supported MS-DOS, WIN '9x / NT / 2000
Languages Supported English
Power Source 5V DC / 150mA max. (Standard 200mA max. w/ MSR)

Standard PC AT keyboard protocol

5 pin DIN AT Connector

6 pin mini DIN PS/2 connector

Key Switches MTBF: Minimum 15 million operations per key
Data Memory 100 years data retention

364mm(W) x 210mm(D) x 51mm(H)

10.33" x 8.26" x 2.00"

Weight 2.36kg (5.20 lbs)
Applicable Conformity CE, FCC Class A
The Posiflex KB3100 is also known as the Posiflex Business Machines KB3100 .