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Offline Oblotzky

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[IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 1st 2019 - GB LIVE
« on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:05:00 »
What?
A keyset inspired by Micro Switch's Halleffect Keyboard that I had the privilege of typing on when I visited the Kono/Input Club office last year. Featuring Cherry's vintage R012345 profile.



When?
November 2019

Where?
US: Kono.store
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Money?
TBD

Ships?
16-20 Weeks after GB closes

Colors?
Stock colors, 2M on 2B.

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Comments?
I'm not exactly sure why Micro Switch's keyboard does not feature ASCII sublegends on all alphas, I did complete it using the standard ASCII table. Thanks to constexpr for the idea of putting the remaining commands on other alphas with a 64 character offset.



R012345 profile render:
« Last Edit: Sat, 02 November 2019, 09:48:25 by Oblotzky »

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #1 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:07:44 »
But how does the iso enter look like on a board :thinking:
« Last Edit: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:10:48 by blacksimon »

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #2 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:10:42 »
Nice.  This would probably look great with Modern Dolch mods.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #3 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:11:15 »
R0 and R5 :D

Is this the first set with both in the base kit?
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #4 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:11:50 »
R0 and R5 :D

Is this the first set with both in the base kit?

No, GMK Carbon R2 had full R0 to R5 profile.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #5 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:11:50 »
R0/R5, yes.



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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #6 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:12:25 »
shiiit those are some nice looking sublegends :o

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #7 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:13:35 »
ye

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #8 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:16:33 »
Would you consider adding a windowed stepped caps lock? the windowed caps always makes a board seem more retro, so would fit well with the theme IMO.
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #9 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:18:16 »
Would you consider adding a windowed stepped caps lock? the windowed caps always makes a board seem more retro, so would fit well with the theme IMO.

This kit has 150 keys already. Just stepped windowed Shift Lock alone wouldn't make sense, I'd also have to add regular Shift Lock LED, Lock LED and Num Lock LED. So an additional 4 caps. Plus they'd be pad printed. Doubt I'll feel like adding those tbh.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #10 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:19:47 »
Would you consider adding a windowed stepped caps lock? the windowed caps always makes a board seem more retro, so would fit well with the theme IMO.

This kit has 150 keys already. Just stepped windowed Shift Lock alone wouldn't make sense, I'd also have to add regular Shift Lock LED, Lock LED and Num Lock LED. So an additional 4 caps. Plus they'd be pad printed. Doubt I'll feel like adding those tbh.

Ah, oh well, no worries. Thanks for the fast reply! I also didn't know GMK's windowed caps were pad printed, more reason not to lol.
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #11 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:24:26 »
text mod man bad

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #12 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:24:43 »
Would you consider adding a windowed stepped caps lock? the windowed caps always makes a board seem more retro, so would fit well with the theme IMO.

This kit has 150 keys already. Just stepped windowed Shift Lock alone wouldn't make sense, I'd also have to add regular Shift Lock LED, Lock LED and Num Lock LED. So an additional 4 caps. Plus they'd be pad printed. Doubt I'll feel like adding those tbh.

Ah, oh well, no worries. Thanks for the fast reply! I also didn't know GMK's windowed caps were pad printed, more reason not to lol.

The transparent part of the key replaces the first shot that is usually the legend, and since GMK does not have triple shot tooling, all shots are used up by the time the window with the surrounding key is produced. Leaving only the option of adding the legend via pad printing then.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #13 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:28:26 »
Been looking for more sets with R0 and R5. In for this thanks.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #14 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:33:47 »
I like it! Good kit as well.

Any chance you could have a color comparison with for example Oblivion or Modern Dolch greys?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #15 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:40:10 »
But how does the iso enter look like on a board :thinking:

I was wondering this too.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #16 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:44:47 »
Very much in on this!
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #17 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 08:57:21 »
very nice
 i have a proposition. It would be nice if others agree to it. Something like desko (or any color) rgb + accent enter/esc pack to 'accent' the set to perfection

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #18 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 09:07:49 »
I like this!

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #19 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 09:39:30 »
Will you include the side-printed unit measurements?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #20 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 09:44:26 »
Will you include the side-printed unit measurements?

Of course, what you see is what you get!

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #21 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 09:55:57 »
Will you include the side-printed unit measurements?

Of course, what you see is what you get!

That would be a pretty funny set: GMK Unit, and just have the side-printed unit measurements.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #22 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 10:11:30 »
Any stepped shift avail?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #24 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 10:17:24 »
ne icon mods avail


plz, i need this

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #25 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 10:19:14 »
Added R012345 profile render since not too many are familiar with it yet.


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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #26 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 10:27:30 »
Added R012345 profile render since not too many are familiar with it yet.

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Very cool.




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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #27 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 10:32:40 »
Added R012345 profile render since not too many are familiar with it yet.

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Very cool.

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R5 > R4 for sure.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #28 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 11:11:08 »
is sub-legend double-shot?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #29 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 11:15:54 »
In for FACK

Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #30 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 11:53:50 »
When Zambumon posts a new interest check, do we start with NE cadet alphas? Or NE ASCII alphas? Or both at once?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #31 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 12:00:57 »
Cool.

Has 2B been used on other sets?  I can't seem to recall if so.  Any idea how close it is to the custom color of gray used for Space Cadet?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #32 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 12:08:55 »
is sub-legend double-shot?

Yes.

When Zambumon posts a new interest check, do we start with NE cadet alphas? Or NE ASCII alphas? Or both at once?

Ne ASCIICADET avial?

Cool.

Has 2B been used on other sets?  I can't seem to recall if so.  Any idea how close it is to the custom color of gray used for Space Cadet?

Not that I can think of rn. I'll do some color chip photos in the coming days, though I suck with making color accurate pics sooooo

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #33 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 12:18:21 »
Definitely interested, though I haven't found R0 to my liking after trying it.

Please consider an R1 row kit as well as a different modifier (text+icon) kit for Backspace, Tab, Enter/Return, Shift
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #34 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 12:39:52 »
is sub-legend double-shot?

Yes.

When Zambumon posts a new interest check, do we start with NE cadet alphas? Or NE ASCII alphas? Or both at once?

Ne ASCIICADET avial?

Cool.

Has 2B been used on other sets?  I can't seem to recall if so.  Any idea how close it is to the custom color of gray used for Space Cadet?

Not that I can think of rn. I'll do some color chip photos in the coming days, though I suck with making color accurate pics sooooo

you can just put it next to other grays like honeywell mods, modern dolch alphas, and space cadet (if you have them). 

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #35 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 13:06:32 »
Quote
I'm not exactly sure why Micro Switch's keyboard does not feature ASCII sublegends on all alphas, I did complete it using the standard ASCII table

I can only speculate, but ^H = Backspace, ^I = Tab (HT), ^J = Linefeed (LF), ^[ = Esc.
Seems like there are already dedicated keys for these so the Ctrl+Char is a bit redundant.

Nice looking set!  :D
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #36 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 14:18:46 »

You god damn GENIUS.

R0 / R5 / ASCII  :eek:  :eek:  :eek:

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #37 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 15:29:07 »
can we have dec & hex r5 "novelties" or something like that?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #38 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 15:56:49 »
Definitely interested, though I haven't found R0 to my liking after trying it.

Please consider an R1 row kit as well as a different modifier (text+icon) kit for Backspace, Tab, Enter/Return, Shift

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #39 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 16:20:36 »
Totally in for this. Love it all. Thanks a lot Ob!

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #40 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 16:21:05 »
Could dailyclack proxy the set

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #41 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 18:59:03 »
Yup.

I'm in.

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #42 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 20:20:58 »
Love that shift lock key :) also is that the same gray used in oblivion alphas?

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« Reply #43 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 20:21:50 »
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #44 on: Wed, 07 August 2019, 22:26:13 »
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #48 on: Thu, 08 August 2019, 03:29:29 »
Can I buy an Oblotzky season pass or will I have to order every set separately?

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Re: [IC] GMK ASCII - Available November 2019
« Reply #49 on: Thu, 08 August 2019, 05:52:33 »
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