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[IC] GMK 8008 | AUG 1st | FINAL FINAL KITS
« on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:01:38 »



GROUPBUY AUGUST 1ST
Updated Kits, Pricing, Artisan Caps and Samples will be posted soon!

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I am very excited to finally post the official Interest Check for GMK 8008!

PROJECT PAGE

There are many ways to design things and everyone does it in different ways. Some people sit down, grind it out and try to force out a design just for the sake of making something, although this usually doesn't yield the best results. I am usually on the side of being inspired by things that I encounter throughout my daily life.
This set design really found me instead of me finding it.


I saw a sports bra.

GMK 8008 was born.



STORY:
I was on vacation last year and walked through a store with my wife and saw a sports bra hanging on clothing rack. I was immediately inspired to make this keyset. I have been working on it for a few months to get everything just right and I really think that this set just works. The moment I got the final color swatches chosen, I immediately knew it was one of my best so far.

FINAL KITS
This set will use the new modifier legends Janglad and I have created. See a better explanation on the 9009 R3 IC.

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Modern:


Obscure: (KIT WILL BE CHANGING)


Accent:


CONFIRMED DESKMAT



RENDERS

Bauer by Dixie Mech



No.2 Rev.1 by Keycult




Olivia Comparison before anyone even says it.

ORIGINAL POST

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The mods are a dark navy-grey, the alphas are a light blue-grey, and the pink is a bright highlighter pink.

I have already chosen the swatches and confirmed them with GMK.

The kits may be changed a little.

SECOND UPDATE

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This set us still a few months out, so it will not be during this GMK frenzy this quarter. Most likely Q3.

We will have a special artisan offering with this set that you have not seen before.


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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #1 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:02:20 »
Looks like Olivia

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #2 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:03:46 »
Looks like Olivia

Well that’s a chip down on my bingo card!

I love how this came about from a Sports Bra. Sometimes inspiration strikes from the weirdest places or things!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #3 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:04:02 »
Nice set!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #4 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:05:17 »
I like the colors a lot! Any intention to have novelties on the final version?

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #5 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:05:51 »
was it a nice rack  :blank:

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #6 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:06:00 »
i like it
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #7 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:06:38 »
I would love to see more smaller spacebar being added to the spacebar kit like the kit from GMK Eclipse.

Also adding the same Ortho keys like on GMK Minimal would be nice.

What are your opinion on that?


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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #8 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:08:34 »
That’s hot

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #9 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:16:20 »
I would love to see more smaller spacebar being added to the spacebar kit like the kit from GMK Eclipse.

Also adding the same Ortho keys like on GMK Minimal would be nice.

What are your opinion on that?

Definitely a good idea for sure!
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #10 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:17:34 »
Nice

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #11 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:31:43 »
I like!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #12 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:35:25 »
like the colors.  I'd prefer all icon mods or all text mods in the base instead of a mix

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #13 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:41:27 »
I will stand beside 8008, can't wait for this to happen

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #14 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:46:33 »
YES! Please tell me 8008 came from the old calculator meme.  :))

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #15 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:49:11 »
I was going to say why 8008, then read the above. Boobies.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #16 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 11:52:04 »
I saw a sports bra.

GMK 8008 was born.



GMK 5318008 would be more apt.
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #17 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 12:17:56 »
form filled out

just one suggestion

F and J homing should use nipples, not bar or scooped.

plz, thnx, bai.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #18 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 12:31:58 »
I'm probably a smaller minority than even ISO, but I would really like compatibility on par with 9009. I use a lot of it on multiple boards. Especially since it's so easy to mix with other keysets. Stepped control makes me happy. Windowed would be even better.
These colors are great, and I would mix with it as well. Especially those alphas.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #19 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 12:49:57 »
Stunning.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #20 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 12:57:09 »
All through the teases, I had no idea why it was "1 less" than 9009, it made no sense.

Now it makes sense.

Please add nipples to F & J.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #21 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 13:19:23 »
Love this set, a definite must buy! More Icon mods to the people!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #22 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 13:27:13 »
Consider me interested. Form filled.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #23 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 14:06:41 »
That's some deep backstory. Love colors, am higly interested. Might be my first GMK set if this ever gets made. Looking for more awesome news.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #24 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 14:15:00 »

F and J homing should use nipples, not bar or scooped.


Shouldn't this be called 58008 or 5318008?

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #25 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 14:18:15 »
Brilliant name.  Great colors.  I've seen some women's running shoes close to this as well.  I'd buy it for sure.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #26 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 15:21:36 »
Definitely interested!
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #27 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 15:37:21 »
This colorway is fantastic, good work!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #28 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 16:18:42 »
All in.

We all love sports bras right?

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #29 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 16:45:29 »
In for sure!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #30 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 17:07:12 »
All in.

We all love sports bras right?

Damn straight. It's well known guys prefer a sports bra over any frilly lingerie.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #31 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 17:08:33 »
All in.

We all love sports bras right?

Damn straight. It's well known guys prefer a sports bra over any frilly lingerie.

:))

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #32 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 17:19:19 »
Love it - in as well!

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #33 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 17:27:38 »
colors are nice but i don't know how motivated i am to buy a gmk set inspired by titties
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #34 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 17:45:40 »
colors are nice but i don't know how motivated i am to buy a gmk set inspired by titties

Isn't every idea man ever had pretty much inspired by titties?

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #35 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 18:08:48 »
Love the colors of this set! Color me interested.  :thumb:


F and J homing should use nipples, not bar or scooped.


Shouldn't this be called 58008 or 5318008?

8008 is a little more subtle ;)

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #36 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 18:24:54 »
Me likey!
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #37 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 18:29:49 »
Oh no... my weakness :-*

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #38 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 18:33:13 »
colors are nice but i don't know how motivated i am to buy a gmk set inspired by titties

Well it is inspired by the bra. Not what goes in the bra. And this is not a boob themed keyset. There will be no boob novelties or anything like that. This is not a meme set. The name just fit too well to not use it.
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #39 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 18:39:57 »
colors are nice but i don't know how motivated i am to buy a gmk set inspired by titties

Isn't every idea man ever had pretty much inspired by titties?

something something cloud of boobs

colors are nice but i don't know how motivated i am to buy a gmk set inspired by titties

Well it is inspired by the bra. Not what goes in the bra. And this is not a boob themed keyset. There will be no boob novelties or anything like that. This is not a meme set. The name just fit too well to not use it.

everyone put the number 8008 into their calculator and laughed about it
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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #40 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 19:12:18 »
great color scheme. keen to see how this goes

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #41 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 19:56:42 »
this is fresh

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #42 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 20:09:46 »
colors are nice but i don't know how motivated i am to buy a gmk set inspired by titties

Well it is inspired by the bra. Not what goes in the bra. And this is not a boob themed keyset. There will be no boob novelties or anything like that. This is not a meme set. The name just fit too well to not use it.

My first thought on this was nowhere near GMK BOOB, at all.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #43 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 20:10:23 »
Would def pick up a set if it goes through

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #44 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 20:26:11 »
better than blackpink

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #45 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 20:51:29 »
I'm sad that I scrolled through the thread looking for a picture of the sports bra that was inspiration and couldn't find it. :( Def interested in the set and the bra so they match.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #46 on: Thu, 18 April 2019, 23:38:18 »
Swatches look great!

Any Ortho love? Would be neat for my preonic.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #47 on: Fri, 19 April 2019, 01:43:34 »
love the colorway.  :thumb:
i'll buy.

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #48 on: Fri, 19 April 2019, 02:19:18 »
So pink

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Re: [IC] GMK 8008
« Reply #49 on: Fri, 19 April 2019, 02:21:05 »
these colours... just work. Looking forward to  the GB!