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[IC] Foundation γ (Gamma): Seamless, Screwless, F13 TKL, GB DATE: April 10

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AxolStudio:
[IC] Foundation γ (Gamma): Seamless, Screwless, F13 TKL



My take on a seamless, screwless F13 TKL. Designed around the use of heavy linear or tactile switches.

IC Form
Proto gallery

Case specs:
-   Case: 6063 Aluminum
-   Weight: polished stainless steel
-   Typing angle: 7 degrees
-   Width: 372.79 mm
-   Height: 19.18 mm (front), 34.77 mm (back)
-   Effective typing height: 24.65 mm
-   Weight: 2.9 kg excluding plate
-   Mounting method: Gasket mount
-   WKL or WK options
-   Plate options: FR4, Aluminum, Polycarbonate, Carbon Fiber



PCB specs:
-   QMK/VIA compatibility
-   ESD Protection
-   Daughterboard: Unified C3 (USB C Centered)
-   Soldered only
-   PCB will be opened sourced under non-commercial clause after GB ends.



Plate not final, will be adding stepped caps compatibility.
Plate will be open sourced under MIT license after GB ends. This includes a version without any flex cuts. Please feel free to experiment.

Pricing:
-      $630 USD with FR4 plate, $645 USD with other plate (CF, PC, Alu) @ 350 MOQ
-      Group buy date: April 10

Contents:
-      Keyboard Top
-      Keyboard Bottom
-      Weight (polished stainless)
-      PCB
-      Daughterboard + JST cable
-      Gaskets
-      Screws
-      Bumpons
-      MechandCo Carrying case

Vendors:
-      NA: MechsandCo
-      CAN: Deskhero
-      AUS: Dailyclack
-      UK: Prototypist
-      EU: MkbEU
-      SEA: Hex
-      CN: Frontier

Lead time: 3-4 Quarters.

Typing test
Prototype units are being sent out. Expect proper sound tests soon.
Alexotos

Remarks
Why no renders?
Renders are an artist's interpretation of an item. Prototypes are the item.

Discord

AxolStudio:
Reserved

1/21/2022: Updated pricing and kit contents.
1/22/2022: Updated correct Effective typing height.
3/14/2022: Updated vendors, tentative GB date, sound test
3/19/2022: Updated open sourcing information of PCB and Plate

atl22033:
shut up and take my money

Meepergon:
Great first offering from TKLStudios!!

Can't wait to see this board in GB!

Myu:
Pog

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