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XMIT Hall Effect TKL (bamboo), open box, $64 shipped
« on: Mon, 11 September 2017, 06:42:30 »
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XMIT Hall Effect Mechanical Keyboard - Bamboo





BIN $61.69, free U.S. shipping.

I love mine... If you missed out when they were offered here, now's your chance.
« Last Edit: Wed, 13 September 2017, 22:51:26 by ander »
"I heard he was a terrible student. Terrible. How does a bad student go to Columbia and then to Harvard?" – Donald Trump creating his own reality about Barack Obama, AP interview, 2011. (Obama graduated from Columbia University in 1983 with a degree in political science, then attended Harvard Law School, where he graduated magna cum laude in 1991 and was the first black president of the Harvard Law Review.)

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Re: XMIT Hall Effect TKL (bamboo), open box, $61 shipped
« Reply #1 on: Mon, 11 September 2017, 10:14:47 »
It's gone. I hear XMIT is working on a round 2 which I am looking forward to.
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Re: XMIT Hall Effect TKL (bamboo), open box, $61 shipped
« Reply #2 on: Mon, 11 September 2017, 13:24:02 »
Is round 2 still slated to have non-linear options?

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Re: XMIT Hall Effect TKL (bamboo), open box, $61 shipped
« Reply #3 on: Mon, 11 September 2017, 13:41:32 »
Is round 2 still slated to have non-linear options?

Not sure. Check this post for the latest scoop. https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=90287.0
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Re: XMIT Hall Effect TKL (bamboo), open box, $61 shipped
« Reply #4 on: Mon, 11 September 2017, 18:45:29 »
Is round 2 still slated to have non-linear options?

Yep!:

We're adding a click leaf! This will give Alps-like audible and tactile feedback when typing.

He's also talking about offering a clicky-retrofit kit for existing owners.

I'm split on the issue, personally. I love klicky, klack keebs (or KKK). But Hall Effect switches are the most legendarily smooth switches, as they require no physical contact for actuation—just a magnet slightly shifting to alter the flow of electrons in an adjoining part. Adding a bump and/or click to such a subtly magnificently thing seems like, well:


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« Last Edit: Mon, 11 September 2017, 19:08:25 by ander »
"I heard he was a terrible student. Terrible. How does a bad student go to Columbia and then to Harvard?" – Donald Trump creating his own reality about Barack Obama, AP interview, 2011. (Obama graduated from Columbia University in 1983 with a degree in political science, then attended Harvard Law School, where he graduated magna cum laude in 1991 and was the first black president of the Harvard Law Review.)

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Re: XMIT Hall Effect TKL (bamboo), open box, $64 shipped
« Reply #6 on: Wed, 13 September 2017, 22:52:12 »
Ha, you beat me to it
"I heard he was a terrible student. Terrible. How does a bad student go to Columbia and then to Harvard?" – Donald Trump creating his own reality about Barack Obama, AP interview, 2011. (Obama graduated from Columbia University in 1983 with a degree in political science, then attended Harvard Law School, where he graduated magna cum laude in 1991 and was the first black president of the Harvard Law Review.)