Ruggedized Keyboards

Designed to meet mil-spec requirements for shock and vibration
Orbit ruggedized keyboards are designed to meet the shock and vibration requirements of MIL-STD-810, as well as other high military standards. Thousands of these ultra-reliable keyboards are presently in use in shipboard, airborne and ground applications. Our proven units support all standard keyboard interfaces, and we can provide custom keycaps and customer-generated codes for any or all keys.


Ideal for washdown applications, this splashproof, 87-key QWERTY unit maintains a watertight seal when panel-mounted. 15.4″ x 7″ x 2.5 in panel-mount with laptop configuration. Features 4 LED indicators and a 1″ track marble.


Navy surface fleet-proven for over 15 years, this 59-key QWERTY unit utilizes Orbit’s gold-on-gold contacts to ensure a long service life. 14.33″ x 6.77″ panel-mounted, it features 28 function keys with individual illumination control.


This 74-key QWERTY, 21×2″ x 8.9″ tabletop unit includes extended legs to allow for easier text input. Features a PS/2 interface with trackball input connector, and 48-key function keypad.


This highly-economical laptop QWERTY unit features a 1″ track marble, two control switches, four status indicator LEDs, and a 15-pin cannon interface connector, all in a 14.2″ x 7.8″ desktop design.


This fully-functional standalone keyboard/pointing devide is used as a kneeboard by Navy carrier aircraft co-pilots and operators. 52-key QWERTY unit features a 20-key special function keypad, 1.375″ trackball and a backup force transducer as a secondary pointing device, all in a compact 7.5″ x 9.5″ aluminum housing.

Products are just a few of the many custom designs Orbit has produced.
Contact us to discuss what we can custom design and manufacture for your applications.