[GB] [IC] GMK Modifier Kit

That green was already available in a GMK full mod kit with the TA Royal drop on Massdrop not too long ago.

I can try and get a pic of it with classic beige ... but i think it looks better the the white alphas of TA Royal.
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GMK is possibly going to add some more colours to their standard palette next year but custom colours used in previous GBs will not be added.
ideus wrote:Plan: Wait for Yuri GMK and Mute group buys to be fulfilled and run this GB with full icon modifiers in muted colors.

The icon mods certainly look nice but adding them to get the required number of keys (104) is slightly over the top in my view. We would be better off to run a complete set at this point.

I still think that CR on TU1 or DY wouldn't be such a bad choice.

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I can see your point on the iconifying case, I hope someone be able to do some of them in basic Beige, it would be a shame not to make them available in such standard color, being them so innovative. Imagine Classic Beige Sets, in different Languages, all Iconified.

Regarding the colors I think they are too dark for my taste; but, it is a such personal matter that they may have their share of demand, who knows.
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Well if the overall feeeling is that they are too dark we could go with cyan (TU2) or the light green (AE) although cyan mods are abundantly available. Personally I really like the light green =).
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I'd be all over a mod set in CR on 3B. I might be the only one to think so, but, that would look ace!
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Added poll and new mockups to the first post to evaluate if it makes sense to move this venture forward.
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I would vote for "DY (purple) + TU2 (cyan) accents" if would be custom light colors, the normal ones are just to bright to be used with classic beige sets. So "Neither" was my vote :/
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I voted for TU1 + DY accents.
I also like green but IMHO the AE is a bit too bright, if I were to choose I would rather have N7, but I would still buy a set of AE-mods if they were produced.
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I'm going to "close" the vote on sunday night, a couple more votes would be nice to have I think. Any other suggestions regarding missing/superfluous/wrong caps in the draft? My plan is to get a quote from GMK next week.
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The voting process ended with the following results on sunday:
TU1 + DY: 6
DY + TU2: 0
AE: 1
Neither: 3

I'm currently waiting for a quote on the first set. Once that's in we will see if we need to streamline it a bit.
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The prices are in

The set as pictured in the mockup in the first post:
MOQ 150: 70,07 €
MOQ 250: 63,05 €

If we ditch all three accent coloured spacebars the price points are:
MOQ 150: 61,97 €
MOQ 250: 55,65 €

The keys will ship in trays only, no more zip-lock bags. When we have finalized the set I'll get the measurements of the trays and can give you a shipping quote.
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Is anyone keen on replacing the diamond keys with "super" or "code"? This came up in the geekhack thread.
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I'm always for diamond keys :)
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I'm out, but good luck with the GB ;)
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I want my sparkly diamonds ;)

Also this, from Geekhack:
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pikku-allu wrote:Why not have the stepped Caps Lock use the lock icon as well?

Good questions. This should be changed for consistency; I'm leaning towards the arrow version though.

Am I reading you right if I think you would want to have the down arrow version on the normal non-stepped Caps Lock?
If so, I'm all for it!
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I suggest you to prepare 3d renders in the proper pantone colors to pull as much interest as possible.
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oknytt wrote:I want my sparkly diamonds ;)

Am I reading you right if I think you would want to have the down arrow version on the normal non-stepped Caps Lock?
If so, I'm all for it!

Yes the non-stepped Caps Lock will be changed to the down arrow version. We'll also keep the diamonds =).

Regarding renders: I'm waiting on the product render from GMK. Also I may have a look into custom renders.
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I like it!
Would buy one or maybe two sets.
Hope it will happen.
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