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post #91 of 261
Silent with numpad.
Ninja or non-Ninja Filco in Browns or this WASDKB in Browns are good options. In terms of uniqueness this can't be beat but if you don't want to be an early tester go for a nice Filco:
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Filco-Majestouch-2-Keyboard-FKBN104M-EB2/dp/B004VKUSG6/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1312497628&sr=8-2"]Amazon.com: Filco Majestouch-2, NKR, Tactile Action, USA Keyboard FKBN104M/EB2: Electronics[/ame]
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Filco-Majestouch-2-Keyboard-FKBN104M-EFB2/dp/B004Z0XR2O/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1312497628&sr=8-3"]Amazon.com: Filco Ninja Majestouch-2, NKR, Tactile Action, USA Keyboard FKBN104M/EFB2: Electronics[/ame]
$150 non Ninja
$160 Ninja

Or this WASDKB which is great for the price.
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I just wanted to add that within the next few days I will be releasing a "Semi-Custom" version. This will be available at a lower price point, but does not allow full customization.

Example of things to be customized:
-Choose key layout style: Modern, Classic, Blank
-Choose switch type
-Choose base keycap color
-Choose Esc keycap color
-Choose WASD keycap color
-Add switch dampeners

Also, any individual keycaps purchased can be preinstalled prior to engraving.

This semi-custom is geared to buyers who don't need to tweak the legends on the keys, (Which is also the bulk of labor when assembling custom keyboards) but still want some level of customization.

More details will be released as soon as we finish creating the product page and determine the final price.

STAY TUNED! smile.gif

Edit: Here it is!
http://www.wasdkeyboards.com/index.php/products/semi-custom-keyboard/wasd-v1-semi-custom-mechanical-keyboard.html
Edited by wasdkeyboards - 8/6/11 at 4:22am
post #93 of 261
Are those dampeners an option now? Do they cost extra?
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post #94 of 261
Nice addition WASD.
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post #95 of 261
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I added a few more pictures and some more exposition to the original post if anyone is interested. A picture of the Microcontroller, PCB, and some interesting notes about the casing.
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Very nice, after WASD mentioned the semi custom version I'm now heavily considering one after I save some cash smile.gif
post #97 of 261
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The customization & multiple keycap colors are definitely a seller for me.

Personally, I would love to see one of these companies carrying sets of double-shot PBT Keycaps.
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You do realize double-shot PBT's are NOT manufactured anywhere in the world right now as they are outrageously hard to make and expensive?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by csm725;14466178 
You do realize double-shot PBT's are NOT manufactured anywhere in the world right now as they are outrageously hard to make and expensive?
Is that supposed to stop me from dreaming? It's also not like they couldn't be made.

I'd settle for double-shot ABS Keycaps; but PBT would be to my liking more.
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Double shot stainless steel or nothing.
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