Author: King Icewind

I like heavy switches.

Gallant for the Planck now available to order – High Profile and Hefty

  The Gallant is a type of case styling now available for the Planck by OLKB. Weighing in at over 2lbs without PCB, switches, or keycaps. It is CNC machined out of billet aluminum proudly in Keys of Kings’ own metalworking shop in Minnesota, USA. Gallant styling features: High Profiling (slightly recessed keycaps) Thick and […]

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Introducing the Twokey – A Stainless Steel Mini Keyboard

The Twokey is a small keyboard packing quite the heft; weighing in at almost 3/4 of a pound (10.6 oz). Its all Stainless Steel construction consists of 12GA (.109″) Top/Bottom Plates, Hex Standoffs, Screws, and Washers. The Top and Bottom Plates are CNC Plasma Cut right in my very own shop. -DIY Kit -Encoder with […]

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Ploopy: Project Ruby – Trackball Mouse

I am in the process of ordering some boards to test. I am hoping it will work right off the bat, but a lot has been added! Read below for more info. Copied from my readme file Ploopy v1.01 – Project Ruby – modified by Keys of Kings ~ King Icewind I’m a daily user […]

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The Squire V1 is now on sale!

The Squire V1 is now on sale! Info about the Squire V1: -22 to 25 key Numpad with Cherry or Matias Switches -3D Printed Case & Plate in various colors -Comes with 5 x 4-40 thread inserts (installed) and 1/2″ Alumnium Stand Offs V2 is on it’s way.

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Squire ~ Hand-wiring

Hand-wiring your Squire What is needed Case + Stand Offs Plate Pro Micro or Teensy 2.0 22-25 x Switches (Cherry, Gateron, Matias, etc.) 22-25 x 1N4148 Diode Key caps Wire – Recommended: 26 gauge Solid Strand Optional: Small Switch to easily reset Pro Micro (included with the Squire) Tools Solder Gun – Recommended: Hakko 888D […]

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