Updates

Current Updates - 29th May 2020

Live Group Buys:

  • Infinikey Islander now live - closes today!
  • GMK BLINK (Black Pink) goes live around 8pm today!!
  • CF Plate GB starts Wednesday next week!!! more details soon :D

 

In Stock:

 

Coming Soon:

  • Midnight Rainbow Launches on Novelkeys for USA, Mykeyboard.eu for EU, Switchkeys for AUS, Deskhero for Canada, ILumKB and Prototypist for UK on 5th June!!
  • J-01 redesign is Complete. Prototype on its way!!, Group Buy Soon?
  • Lodestone Prototype has had some tweaks and is being re-made - expected early June
  • Simple artisan cases
  • Some deskmat Group buys, some keyboard group buys, some keyset group buys.... Excited to share with you guys soon!!

 

Concluded Group Buys:

  • GMK Bleached - In production queue
  • J-02 now in production - received final production version of board for approval with some minor modifications made. Now approved for production
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue, Mats have arrived and will ship with the keyset
  • POM Keycaps - In production queue
  • Infinikey Graen - In production queue
  • Candybar R2 & R2.1.1 - In production queue
  • Infinikey Pastel - In production queue
  • GMK Black Lotus - In production queue

 

 

23rd May 2020

J-02 Production model build stream on Top Clack on 24th May (8pm UK, 3pm EST, noon PST)


Prototypist has now moved into the new warehouse!! Pics below....


Live Group Buys:

  • Infinikey Islander now live - closes on the 29th May!

 

Coming Soon:

  • Lube. Small amount, UK only
  • Lodestone Prototype has had some tweaks and is being re-made - expected in 4 weeks
  • Midnight Rainbow Launches on Novelkeys, Mykeyboard.eu and Switchkeys & ILumKB in June - dates TBC
  • J-01 redesign is Complete. Prototype now ordered, Group Buy Soon?

 

Concluded Group Buys:

  • GMK Bleached - In production queue
  • J-02 now in production - received final production version of board for approval with some minor modifications made. Now approved for production
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue, Mats have arrived and will ship with the keyset
  • POM Keycaps - In production queue
  • Infinikey Graen - In production queue
  • Candybar R2 & R2.1.1 - In production queue
  • Infinikey Pastel - In production queue
  • GMK Black Lotus - In production queue

 

15th May 2020

Live Group Buys:

  • Infinikey Islander launches 15th May at 8pm UK time!

 

Coming Soon:

  • Some (limited) in stock Plates, deskmats and lube will be live over the weekend - I'll announce when they go live
  • Lodestone Prototype has had some tweaks and is being re-made - expected in 4 weeks
  • Midnight Rainbow Launches on Novelkeys, Mykeyboard.eu and Switchkeys & ILumKB in June - dates TBC
  • J-01 redesign is Complete. Prototype now ordered, Group Buy Soon?

 

Concluded Group Buys:

  • GMK Bleached - In production queue
  • J-02 now in production - received final production version of board for approval with some minor modifications made. Now approved for production
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue, Mats have arrived and will ship with the keyset
  • POM Keycaps - In production queue
  • Infinikey Graen - In production queue
  • Candybar R2 & R2.1.1 - In production queue
  • Infinikey Pastel - In production queue
  • GMK Black Lotus - In production queue

9th May 2020

Live Group Buys

  • GMK Bleached - GB finishes on 9th May.

 

Concluded Group Buys

  • J-02 now in production - challenges on magnetic pen rail due to suppliers.
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue, Mats have arrived and will ship with the keyset
  • POM Keycaps - In production queue
  • Infinikey Graen - In production queue
  • Candybar R2 & R2.1.1 - In production queue
  • Infinikey Pastel - In production queue
  • GMK Black Lotus - In production queue

 

Other stuff

  • Lodestone Prototype has had some tweaks and is being re-made
  • Midnight Rainbow Launches on Novelkeys, Mykeyboard.eu and Switchkeys & ILumKB in June
  • J-01 redesign is underway, Prototype to be ordered soon, then Group Buy?

 

1st May 2020

Live Group Buys

  • Infinikey Graen is waaaay past MOQ and finishes today 1st May.
  • Candybar R2.1 Final day - May 1st!
  • Infinikey Pastel is Live and finishes on the 8th May!!
  • GMK Bleached ALL KITS WILL BE MADE - GB finishes on 9th May.
  • GMK Black Lotus has met MOQ for base! Ends on 8th May.

 

Concluded Group Buys

  • IDB B-stock one MX-HHKB top remains on the store.
  • J-02 now in production - challenges on magnetic pen rail due to suppliers. Upas has shared pictures of the Cases (see below)
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - 100% SHIPPED!! Extras sometime this week
  • POM Keycaps GB Concluded! Invoice has been paid and production is underway

 

Other stuff

  • Lodestone Prototype has had some tweaks and is being re-made
  • Midnight Rainbow Launches on Novelkeys, Mykeyboard.eu and Switchkeys in June
  • J-01 redesign is underway, Prototype to be ordered soon, then Group Buy?

 

 

24th April 2020

Live Group Buys

  • Infinikey Pastel Launches on Saturday 25th at 10am!! Open till the 8th May
  • GMK Bleached ALL KITS WILL BE MADE!!
  • GMK Black Lotus needs a push - if you love purple please consider joining :D
  • Infinikey Graen is waaaay past MOQ!
  • Candybar R2 hit 500 sold - can still be ordered under round 2.1 which will be delivered 4-6 weeks after the orders taken prior to the 24th - Also now open until the 1st May!!

 

Concluded Group Buys

  • IDB B-stock one MX-HHKB top remains on the store.
  • J-02 now in production - challenges on magnetic pen rail due to suppliers. More announcments and build stream of production model soon
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - 100% SHIPPED!! Extras at the end of the month
  • POM Keycaps GB Concluded! Invoice has been paid and production is underway

 

17th April 2020

Live Group Buys

  • GMK Bleached ALL KITS WILL BE MADE!!
  • GMK Black Lotus needs a push - if you love purple please consider joining :D
  • Infinikey Graen is waaaay past MOQ!
  • POM Keycaps are past MOQ but on 1 day left!!!
  • Candybar R2 is selling well - dont forget to grab yours ;)

 

Concluded Group Buys

  • IDB B-stock one MX-HHKB top remains on the store.
  • J-02 now in production - challenges on magnetic pen rail due to suppliers. More announcments and build stream of production model soon
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - 100% complete ALL SHIPPED AHEAD OF MAY DELIVERY SCHEDULE
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Half of the shipment has arrived - once all are here and have passed QC shipping will commence

Interest Checks

 

10th April 2020

 

  • IDB B-stock spare parts went live on Monday - all stock sold is now shipped. One MX-HHKB top remains.
  • Lodestone parts have all arrived - now undergoing assessment for project viability; expect announcements in the next month or so on progress
  • J-02 now in production - challenges on magnetic pen rail due to suppliers. More announcments soon
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - Manufacturing finished - Currently shipping to me from the manufacturer - on track for May delivery
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Ready to ship from manufacturer but currently blocked by Covid-19 - Expecting to ship next week


  • New IC for J-series switches coming soon
  • J-02 IC for Extra plates in alternative layouts / new materials now live - https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1usy09dc0bnGLujAzFXM9ZnJz_nhdOwclr8J1B7ABb8o/edit

 

 

3rd April 2020

  • Lodestone Prototypes have arrived - awaiting plates
  • J-02 now in production
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - Manufacturing finished - should arrive Mid April for sorting - still on track for May shipping
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Ready to ship from manufacturer but currently blocked by Covid-19 - as soon as I have an update on these I will confirm

 

 

27th March 2020

  • Lodestone Prototypes have been shipped - expected early April - see after this update for some pics
  • J-02 now in production
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - now in manufacturing - due to complete late March for shipping to me in April - still on track for May delivery
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Shipping confirmed to be early April. Mats produced, Custom Stitching done - awaiting shipping from SwitchKeys to proto[Typist] (pics below) - COVID-19 MAY AFFECT SHIPPING - more news when I have it

 

 

 

 

20th March 2020

  • Lodestone Prototypes in manufacturing - due late March and on track (pics below)
  • J-02 now in production
  • J-02 Revised Gasket samples received - Testing this week
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - now in manufacturing - due to complete late March for shipping in April
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Shipping confirmed to be early April. Mats produced, Custom Stitching done - awaiting shipping from SwitchKeys to proto[Typist] (pics below)

Lodestone Production

CFA Deskmat with Stitching

 

 

 

 

13th March 2020

  • Lodestone Prototypes in manufacturing - due late March and on track
  • J-02 now in production
  • J-02 Revised Gasket samples received
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - now in manufacturing - due to complete late March for shipping in April
  • KAT Drifter - In production queue
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Shipping confirmed to be early April. Mats produced, awaiting custom stitching and shipping from SwitchKeys to proto[Typist]
CFA Deskmats

 

 

6th March 2020

  • Lodestone Prototypes in manufacturing - due late March
  • J-02 entering production
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - Shipping confirmed to be early April
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - now in manufacturing
  • KAT Drifter - GB Closed, awaiting production

 

28th February 2020

  • Lodestone Prototypes in manufacturing
  • IDB60 Extras all delivered
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - GB Closed, awaiting production - CoronaVirus impact still being assessed but likely to ship in April
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - GB Closed, awaiting to start manufacturing - factory now open
  • KAT Drifter - GB Closed, awaiting production
  • J-02 - GB Closed - awaiting production

 

22nd February 2020

  • Lodestone IC Launched - Prototypes in production
  • IDB60 Extras all shipped - 1 still awaiting delivery
  • Australia CFA Deskmats - GB Closed, awaiting production - CoronaVirus impact still being assessed
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - GB Closed, awaiting production - currently closed due to CoronaVirus
  • KAT Drifter - GB Closed, awaiting production
  • J-02 - GB Closed - awaiting production

 

 

14th February 2020

  • IDB60 Extras all shipped - Approx 3 still awaiting delivery
  • Australia CFA Deskmats now entering production
  • Carbon FIbre Plates - GB Closed, awaitng factory to re-open to place order
  • KAT Drifter - GB Closed, awaiting production
  • J-02 - all 200 units sold via the various vendors

 

 

25th January 2020

  • IDB60 - Extras go live on 26th January. Limited Units avail.
  • Kat Drifter - Selling well, very few spots left, finishes early Feb - order now to avoid dissapointment.
  • Carbon Fibre Plates - GB finishes likely on 2nd Feb.
  • Australia CFA Tree Mat - Selling well, GB finishes early Feb
  • J-02 Limited Edition - Raffle set to launch on 1st February
  • J-02 Standard Edition - Set to launch on all proxies on 8th February