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Offline ninjadoc

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    * Welcome to the MIRA SE Group Buy thread! *
    MIRA is an astronomy-themed keyboard design, inspired by the Mira (also known as Omicron Ceti) binary star system in the constellation of Cetus.
    The MIRA logo font is inspired by a vintage NASA insignia, and the dual circle design stands for the binary star system: a red giant star and a white dwarf star orbiting each other.
     
    Link to the original Interest Check thread.

     
    The order form has been closed!  Thank you for your support!!!
    Orders closed at Noon (12:00) EST on February 12.

    For updates and latest status of the group buy, please see the second post below.


    Here is the link to check your MIRA order as submitted!  The list is sorted alphabetically by username.  Shipping cost is NOT INCLUDED!
    >>> CLICK HERE FOR ORDER CHECK SPREADSHEET<<<
    A reminder to everyone: 1 PCB is included in your kit.  "Extra" PCB means you get more than one.


    FYI, any order sales/transfers MUST be confirmed with ninjadoc BEFORE they happen, not after. 
    This is for PayPal protection and consistency.  The original sale contract is between the original buyer and ninjadoc.  If you wish to transfer your spot and find a buyer, please contact ninjadoc or photoelectric, and ninja can do the refund/invoice properly.  Please don't buy or sell any spots directly from sellers/buyers.
    . . . .

     
    MIRA SE INFORMATION:
    • Tenkeyless design
    • Option to have an 84-key layout (with integrated bottom case blockers, "winkeyless") or 86/87-key layout (without bottom case blockers, "winkey")
    • Aluminum or steel switch plate that does not allow for switch modification
    • Leeku TX87 PCB, fully programmable with LED support
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      •Full SMT (Pre-Soldered Device parts, Diodes, Resistors)
      •Fully programmable PCB designed/developed by Leeku
      •RGB LED underglow - presoldered
      •Supports full Switch LED
      •Layout: ISO/ANSI, 84-, 86-, 87-key
      •Default with a USB Mini connector
    • 8-degree typing surface incline
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    • Acrylic diffuser integrated into the case design
    • Bottom of the case includes a weight insert made of either polished stainless steel or polished (not plated) brass
    • The keyboard kit will come with a custom box
      More
    • NOTE: this GB is for an unassembled kit!  You will need to source your own switches, LEDs, stabilizers, keycaps, and assembly




    http://imgur.com/a/P6DiG

     
    Aluminum color options:
    - You may select a different color for the top part of the case, the bottom part, and the switch plate.  Please see approximate colors here
     
    Plate Options:
    • Stainless Steel
    • Anodized Aluminum
    Weight Insert Options:
    • Stainless Steel
    • Brass
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    steel:   brass:


    PRICE:
    $397 - $427 (depending on selected configuration - see below*) + shipping (directly from China, will be billed separately.  Please see post #2 for shipping estimates.)

    *Price Breakdown:
    • Keyboard case (top + bottom + acrylic insert) - $280
    • PCB (extras available)             - $50 $52* (please see the 2nd post)
    • Stainless steel bottom weight   - $60
    • Brass bottom weight               - $40
    • Stainless steel switch plate      - $35
    • Aluminum switch plate            - $25
    So the total prices for a single keyboard kit without extra plates or extra PCB are as follows:
    - steel weight and steel plate              $427
    - steel weight and aluminum plate       $417
    - brass weight and stainless plate        $407
    - brass weight and aluminum plate      $397


    LIMITED EDITION NUMBERING:
    Those forum members who have supported the MIRA project during the Interest Check phase and have been assigned numbers from 1-57 will receive limited edition bottom weights with their individual number engraved on it.  Keep in mind that you still need to fill out an order form if you are on this list. FrostyToast maintains the up-to-date list of usernames and numbers.  Also, those with the numbers will receive a set of transparent screw-in stabilizers courtesy of Zeal!  (One engraved weight and one set of stabilizers per person.)  Thank you for your support!

     
    GROUP BUY TIMELINE:
    1)      Ordering + verifying ordering: around 2 weeks
    2)      Payment: two weeks for price of the board, shipping will be billed separately.  Due by March 6 at 12 PM EST
    3)      From time of payment to the manufacturer delivery to your door: 12-16 weeks.
    4)      Shipping cost will be calculated and billed later, based on destination.  Please be prepared to pay for shipping.
           
    - customs - please PM me for any customs questions. If anyone has purchased a board from LZ, PCB's from Leeku, or any other board from Korea we will follow similar guidelines.
    - the shipper will be DHL 3 - 5 days
    - estimates - assuming 4.5 kg shipped, obviously varies
    United States -     $47
    Canada -              $46
    Australia -            $66
    Germany -           $49
    England -             $46
    Malaysia -            $46
    France -               $46
    Russia -               ? please PM me
    Vietnam -             $66
    Hong Kong -         ?please PM me


    - Thanks to everyone for their support in this GB –
    Hubble for the initial design, YukTsi for his revisions, and Asilan and EVE for the final rendition of the Mira.
    Thank you to FrostyToast for keeping up with the preorders and numbers. I can’t imagine the headache that has been.
    Thank you to Zeal for his support and donation of the gold stabilizer set to purchasers of the 57 numbered boards.
    Thank you to Limitz for all his support and encouragement when I was ready to stop dealing with this never-ending mess of a group buy.
    Thanks to zzyjayfree for finding a manufacturer and dealing with my endless questions and revisions of the Mira.
    Thank you to Photoelectric for writing the GB thread and doing the order form for the Mira when I was unable to do so.
    Lastly, thank you to Geek Hack and its members for their support of this GB when it seemed like it was sure to fail.
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    « Last Edit: Sat, 22 April 2017, 12:30:27 by Photoelectric »

    Offline ninjadoc

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    [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard (Closed for orders. Manufacturing phase.)
    « Reply #1 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 20:45:28 »
    Quality check on the boards
    -checked at the factory
    -placed in the foam insert in the custom "Mira" box
    -placed in bubble wrapped bag
    -placed in another box and taped shut
    -the prototypes were then wrapped in foam and placed in another box for shipping

    UPDATE - Due to custom's issues on releasing the PCB's shipped from Korea to China for the Chinese group buy and since we will be utilizing the same PCB's I have to add $2 extra to the PCB cost to cover the custom's fee for our PCB's.I apologize and if there are any additional charges with shipment of our PCB's to China I will take responsibility for those charges.

    UPDATE: Last prototype is currently being made as a winkey. LOGO on top has been tweaked and the inside of the case has been changed to make the Mira more compatible with winkeyless's A87 PCB. Once the prototype has been checked production will begin.

    UPDATE: April 22 - still working on the last prototype. Two have been made since my last update. The issue is rhe winkeyless PCB support. The A87 PCB is wider than any other PCB and if careful attention on the size of it and the design it is hard to step back and incorparate it. I was also not content with the design of the TX87 - my personal issue - not someone else's. The first prototype in this final stage had two thin walls. The next one was felt to be too wide by EVE and I agreed with him - the widened sides, the subtle change th the side curves, the effect on the USB hole so cables could reach the connector to fit all rhe PCB's - so support for winkeyless's PCB has been dropped. I apologize to the ones that wanted to use it but I can't do it and get the keyboard done. EVE is very good at production and the release should not be delayed much if at all.


    UPDATE: May 9 - First let me say when I started working on the Mira I knew nothing about CAD. I'm SLIGHTLY more knowledgeable now.As some of you are aware the Mira was originally designed to utilize a winkeyless PCB.
    Hubble's original design was for a WKL version that had too long of blockers and there were other aspects of the design that made it impractacal to produce.


    Since I had the CAD files I found others to help revise the design. Due to my lack of knowledge about CAD and not knowing the exact measurements of the variety of PCB's - I was unaware when the dimensions
    of the Mira were changed as we were redesigning it and this prevented the A87 form fitting the case.I tried to change the design so the A87, TX87, NERD, B-fake - would fit.I could do it but the increase
    required caused the bezel to be widened. EVE, the one manufacturing the Mira,didn't care for the wide body design and I agreed so we've returned to the the prototype everyone's seen and made slight
    adjustment to the inner dimensions to improve the TX87 fit. The NERD, B-fake, and Leeku's alps PCB's will also fit.


    The logo has been tweaked to decrease the "O'Mira" confusion.











    The changes have all taken time and delayed production somewhat. Leeku has been paid for all the PCB's and they have been produced. I will do my best to get photographs when the production begins.


    As for my lack of communication there have been several reasons but instead of making excuses I will simply say I understand why GB organizers don't communicate well - if you have nothing to say
    you had rather say nothing at all. My head is still sore from me beating my head against the wall in frustration with some of the issues ofrunning a group buy.
    I'll try to be better on giving updates.
     
    « Last Edit: Wed, 10 May 2017, 10:04:01 by ninjadoc »

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #2 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 22:56:40 »
    It has begun!
           

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #3 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 22:56:43 »
    I'll be dealing with shipping, if anyone has any question please send me a PM
    « Last Edit: Thu, 09 March 2017, 17:00:33 by zzyjayfree »
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #4 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:02:20 »
    Thank God it's open for 2 weeks. The color choice is gonna be a hard one this time.

    Thanks ninjadoc and crew! Oh and thanks zeal for those awesome stabs for the first 57. You're a legend :thumb:
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #5 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:06:41 »
    What kind of shipping cost could a US customer expect for this GB?

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #6 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:07:19 »
    I never thought I wanted a TKL. This has changed my mind.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #7 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:09:36 »
    Glad to finally see this come to fruition.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #8 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:10:42 »
    I never thought I wanted a TKL. This has changed my mind.

    The Mira was the first TKL board to tempt me back when I was a hardcore 75% fan!

           

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #9 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:22:37 »
    Will you lower the value of the package to avoid customs? To like $20.

    Offline ihalatch

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #10 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:35:35 »
    Please, include pictures with the colors palette if you can?

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #11 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:37:17 »
    Please, include pictures with the colors palette if you can?

    There's a link in the paragraph under the color list :thumb:

    And linked here for ease http://imgur.com/a/M1NLm
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #12 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:37:41 »
    Please, include pictures with the colors palette if you can?

    There are pictures for colors in the "Colors" section.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #13 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:46:47 »
    ooooohhh yessss. gimme dat night sky blue. so happy to see this happening. thanks so much, ninja et al

    Offline theanyday

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #14 on: Sat, 28 January 2017, 23:54:13 »
    What kind of shipping cost could a US customer expect for this GB?

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    Curious of this too. Obviously depends on the state and all that. However a ballpark would be great. $60? Just don't want to be caught off guard.

    Also, Ninjadoc, thank you for seeing this GB through. I can't even begin to understand what you undertook to make this happen. That blue while not a "NASA blue" looks absolutely gorgeous. I'm beyond anxious to finally get this thing in to my hands. Looks like I also might need to purchase some more Zealios or something of the likes.

    What is everyone going to pick for colors? These colors are amazing and can make some great combinations.
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #15 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 00:03:10 »
    Good luck with this GB! This keyboard definitely looks out of the world.
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #16 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 00:06:58 »
    Good luck with this GB! This keyboard definitely looks out of the world.

    I'm glad it didn't disappear into a
    black hole.
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #17 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 00:11:12 »
    It looks like the plate doesn't support switch top removal, whereas some prototypes have shown compatibility. Can this be clarified? ty

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #18 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 00:25:22 »
    It looks like the plate doesn't support switch top removal, whereas some prototypes have shown compatibility. Can this be clarified? ty

    It does not support switch top removal.
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #19 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 01:40:42 »
    omggggg that night sky blue is gorgeous.

    so in

    Offline JDragon

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #20 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 01:46:11 »
    Glad to see this finally at GB stage! Gotta figure out what color I want...

    How heavy is stainless steel vs brass for the weight?

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #21 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 01:53:45 »
    Will you combine shipping? Do I submit two separate orders?

    Offline ninjadoc

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #22 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 02:00:54 »
    What kind of shipping cost could a US customer expect for this GB?

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    I'm trying to get a quote

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #23 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 02:10:46 »
    Will you combine shipping? Do I submit two separate orders?

    Wondering this as well

    Already submitted one order for dat Night Sky Blue thooo
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #24 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 03:15:45 »
    Hnnnnng finally get to order my Mira - thanks to ninjadoc & everyone involved for making this happen!

    Night Sky Blue case, Interstellar Black plate, brass weight.
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #25 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 04:08:18 »
    Will you lower the value of the package to avoid customs? To like $20.

    This please!
    Please feed my addiction.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #26 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 04:18:33 »
    Glad this is finally happening!

    Lunar gray and brass weight for me.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #27 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 05:22:46 »
    It's hard to decide the color now. I like silver but I just joined the GB for a silver LZ CLS. 2 silver kb at the same time is a good idea? zzz   :rolleyes:

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #28 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 05:37:30 »
    It's hard to decide the color now. I like silver but I just joined the GB for a silver LZ CLS. 2 silver kb at the same time is a good idea? zzz   :rolleyes:
    yea I'm totally stuck on color choices
    I swear unless a keyboard has a purple option Its basically impossible for me to pick a color

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #29 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 05:42:47 »
    blue case and pink plate for me.
    Pink is love.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #30 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 05:44:08 »
    Dark blue with steel switch plate and steel weight plate will do it for me.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #31 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 06:08:11 »
    Estimation date for billing to paypal?

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #32 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 07:21:09 »
    Finally! Thank you so much for your hard work Ninja, and everyone else involved. Definitely picking one up, just not sure on the colour.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #33 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 08:06:26 »
    Going full steel with the Night Sky Blue case. Thanks a lot Mira crew! :)
    Waiting for GMK Deep Space now...

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #34 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 08:10:43 »
    Is this still compatible with the Winkeyless B.87 PCB? Is there an option to buy the case without PCB?

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #35 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 08:25:21 »
    Does the PCB come with the RGB underglow LEDs pre-soldered?

    Meaning all we need to solder in are switches and (optional) in switch LEDs?
                       
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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #36 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 08:53:54 »
    Does the plate support switch top removal?

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #37 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 08:56:19 »
    Does the plate support switch top removal?

    Aluminum or steel switch plate that does not allow for switch modification

    From the OP


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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #38 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 09:07:17 »
    Does the PCB come with the RGB underglow LEDs pre-soldered?

    Meaning all we need to solder in are switches and (optional) in switch LEDs?

    Yes it does..

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #39 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 10:41:19 »
    Are the prototype colors actual prototypes with the actual colors we will be seeing or are those just renders?

    Kind of disappointed in the grey that was settled on as the grey from the interest check didn't seem as green. If it's really supposed to be like that might have to go with black or blue then.


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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #40 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 10:58:38 »
    PSA: Dear all, if you need to change your order and have lost your edit link for your submitted form, please submit a new order, but please please please also contact me about it, so your original order can be deleted.  Alternatively, if you just need to make a small change, please contact me as well, and I can change that bit on the order spreadsheet.

    Thank you.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #41 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 12:20:33 »
    Are the prototype colors actual prototypes with the actual colors we will be seeing or are those just renders?

    Kind of disappointed in the grey that was settled on as the grey from the interest check didn't seem as green. If it's really supposed to be like that might have to go with black or blue then.


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    The Night Sky Blue and the Lunar Gray of the prototypes will be what will be ordered for this group buy, as shown on the photos linked in the OP.  Please keep in mind that in person colors vary significantly based on type and brightness of illumination source.
    « Last Edit: Sun, 29 January 2017, 12:22:11 by Photoelectric »

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #42 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 12:23:35 »
    Estimation date for billing to paypal?

    From the information in the OP: orders close on February 12, then 2 weeks for payments.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #43 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 12:55:03 »
    Estimation date for billing to paypal?

    From the information in the OP: orders close on February 12, then 2 weeks for payments.

    roughly end of Feb... same time payment for all these other dope keyboards is due.
    i'm dyin over here. half a dozen keysets in january and almost as many keyboards in february... fml

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #44 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 12:56:10 »
    RL obligations > keyboards!  Don't get yourself in debt :)

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #45 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 12:58:17 »
    Congratulations, ninjadoc. You deserve all the praise for making this a reality. This was one of the first IC boards I joined; I decided some time later to bail out, but that leaves me only jealous now.
    God speed on your sale.

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #46 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 13:09:37 »
    Any example photos of the starlight silver colour? :)

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #47 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 13:11:46 »
    Any example photos of the starlight silver colour? :)

    Clear-anodized aluminum (no dye to make it lighter or darker, so just silver).

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #48 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 13:36:18 »
    Will you lower the value of the package to avoid customs? To like $20.

    This please!

    Yes. That'd be a godsend. I'm on 21% on board+shipping + processing fees  :(

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    Re: [GB] MIRA SE - Custom 80% Keyboard
    « Reply #49 on: Sun, 29 January 2017, 13:40:51 »
    I'd like to thank everyone involved in this for making it happen. It's almost 2 years in the making :)