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GMK 95NEON: Representing streetwear and pop culture with keyboards
Geekhack Community, I'm Edwyn and GMK 95NEON is my first keyset. This set is inspired by one of my favorite sneakers in its
original (and best?) colorway: Nike Air Max 95 in Neon. After the success of the shoe, the Neon colorway, also known as volt,
is now one of the most popular colorways in sports and I want to bring it to the keyboard community.

Just like when it was created in the 90s, the Neon colorway evokes a sense of the future and speed, something that I feel matches
with the keyboard niche. It was a challenge to faithfully replicate the shoe into a keycap set as the NEON colorway itself has gone
through many tweaks of its own during its 25+ year lifetime and capturing the grey gradient was also not easy.

I hope my my rendition does the shoe justice and delights fellow sneakerheads and 90s kids.

Want to get real time updates on this set or upcoming sets I am working on? (another sneaker set is in the works!) Join my discord!


* GMK 95NEON Inspiration
The Nike Air Max 95 in the original and now iconic NEON color way

Made immortal in hiphop by Jay-Z

This colorway was so popular that after its original 1995 appearance, it reappeared in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2010,
2012, 2015 and 2020

* GMK 95NEON Colors

Choosing colors was the biggest challenge for this set as I had specific colors in mind but needed to balance that with potential
color matching issues with GMK. The volt color was the biggest challenge as this color has been tweaked by Nike as the model evolved.

Although to be most faithful it would have been to choose a pure neon yellow but I decided to go with a greenish yellow instead
as that was the feel of the promotional images of the shoe and would also be further away from other sets that have use neon yellow before
such as GMK Toxic and GMK Grand Prix. To achieve this color I had to use the pantone color set as RAL just did not have any color near
in it, in neither RAL classic nor RAL design.

With the volt color selected I tried to use as much of the GMK colors as possible to
simplify future color matching.  The dark and the light grey are from GMK but I had to use RAL classic to find a suitable medium
grey to complete the gradient.

Volt: Pantone 375C
Light Grey: GMK 2B
Dark Grey: GMK N9
Medium Grey: RAL 7011

* GMK 95NEON Kits

Shoe (US$139.99 CannonKey reference price)
The base kit should cover most people's needs and I thought it would be most beneficial for everyone to do it this way

Logos (US$40.99 CannonKey reference price) 
Keys to bring your set to the MAX

Laces (US$27.99 CannonKey reference price) 
To cover any spacebar needs you might have or want a volt spacebar **updated to lower cost**

* GMK 95NEON Renders

M60a by Rama Works                                                                                                                              

M60a by Rama Works                                                                                                                              

Paragon by Artemis                                                                                                                              

Paragon by Artemis                                                                                                                              

* GMK 95NEON Desk Mats

Just Gradient                                                                                                                              

Kiss My Keebs **updated to have text still visible with keyboard on**                                                                                                                              

Neon Splash                                                                                                                              

* GMK 95NEON Vendors
No one likes paying huge shipping costs and taxes for a set, so wanted to make sure I could find vendors in as many regions as possible so that any one that wanted
to get my set could get it at the lowest price possible anywhere in the world. If I'm missing any region please let me know!
    ├── US: CannonKeys                   ├── CA: Keyspresso                  ├── SEA: ILUMKB
    ├── EU:              ├── OCE: DailyClack                   ├── CN: Zfrontier
    ├── KR: SWAGKEYS                   ├── UK: Prototypist                  ├── LATAM: Fancy Customs
    ├── JP: Yushakobo              ├── UKR: Funkeys                   ├── PH: Zionstudios

* GMK 95NEON Collaborations   
First collab with RAMA
RAMA 95 in Grey PVD Brass with Pantone 375C Enamel Fill                                                                                                                              

RAMA 95 in Grey PVD Brass with Pantone 375C Enamel Fill                                                                                                                              

RAMA X in Grey PVD Brass with Pantone 375C Enamel Fill                                                                                                                              

RAMA X in Grey PVD Brass with Pantone 375C Enamel Fill                                                                                                                              

Second collab with ZUZU Cables
Gradient wire with Pantone matched cerakote aviator                                                                                                                              

Striped gradient wire with splashed Pantone matched cerakote aviator                                                                                                                              

* GMK 95NEON Pricing        

* GMK 95NEON To DoMore renders
Finalize kits
Annouce Vendors
Get Quotes from GMK
Announce Collaborations
Collab Designs

* GMK 95NEON Thank You

General keycap questions: Thanks to Oggi for answering alot of my super noob questions and correcting wrong noob
assumptions I had
Renders: Oggi
Keycap business questions: Thanks to pwade, swishy for helping me navigate vendors and tolerating my uncommon questions
Special Thanks: MiTo for offering his help to a newbie like me and agreeing to disagree with me on alot of issues!
He might be blunt but once you get to know him he is really thoughtful and very willing to help

Add This to Your Signature to Help Support GMK 95NEON!

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* Contact
/u/edwyn on Reddit
wyn#6723 on Discord
Join my new discord server for updates on GMK 95NEON, other keycap sets I am working on and other design/art projects I am working on (art/toy is next)

Added Rama collaboration
Added vendors
finalized kits / Deskmats
new renders
First publish

Feet novelties please

terminal dolch

Will this run on StockX?


--- Quote from: MIGHTY CHICKEN on Tue, 16 February 2021, 12:30:29 ---Feet novelties please

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Not sure about feet but I think I'll have the next best thing: shoe novelty


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