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Offline Farhandsome

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Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | Sale is live!
« on: Mon, 11 April 2022, 08:40:02 »
Han60 - Sale is live on 6/15/2022 at 12pm CST!
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Sale hosted on the Han Boards site
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Hey everyone! Farhandsome (han) here. I'm happy to announce that after tons of designing, prototyping, and gathering feedback that the Han60 is finally going into sale! This project has been really fun and challenging to work on and I'm glad to be a part of a community that really supports small designers such as myself. Several iterations of design and prototyping have gone into this KB and I'm finally excited to bring this board to life.

Sale Info
Timeline / Sale
  • Sale will begin June 15th, 2022 at 12pm CST
  • It will be FCFS in-stock with a hard cap of 50 units (plus some extras after)
  • Extras will include a limited amount of PCBs and plates
Pricing / Quantity
  • Full kit (PC or FR4 or Alu plate): $170
  • There will fixed kits with an estimated MOQ of 50-60

Details
Specifications
  • Aluminum Case
  • Gasket Strip Mount
  • Custom Han60 PCB (QMK / VIA compatible)
  • Simplified USB-C Daughterboard (ai03 / elmo)
  • Option of Plate (PC, FR4, Alu)
Contents
  • Top Frame
  • Bottom Frame
  • Han60 PCB (solder)
  • Plate: Polycarbonate OR FR4 OR Aluminum
  • USB-C Daughterboard & Sleeved JST Cable
  • Case Foam, Plate Foam, Switch Foam
  • Gasket Strips
  • Case Feet
  • Hardware

Renders

Black

Gray

Blue

Rose Gold

Prototype





Sound Tests / Review

Build Guide / Review / Sound Test by Lil Shoosh

Layout
  • ANSI / ISO
  • Standard / Split Backspace
  • Standard / Arrow Keys


Thank You
Special thank you to SpikedSynapse, KindleDesigns, and Albatross Design for their work on the various renders.
And a huge thank you to the community for all the inspiration and feedback I've gotten so far.

I hope this project is successful so that I can expand upon this and continue to bring more interesting designs and offerings!



« Last Edit: Wed, 15 June 2022, 12:00:21 by Farhandsome »

Offline JackPikatea

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #1 on: Mon, 11 April 2022, 08:42:43 »
I really like it! The price is fantastic too!

Offline Farhandsome

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #2 on: Mon, 11 April 2022, 08:49:49 »
I really like it! The price is fantastic too!

Thank you!! That means a lot coming from you - I own a few of your macro pads haha

Offline ampp33

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #3 on: Mon, 11 April 2022, 12:33:12 »
Yesss Iíve been waiting for this!  Iím in.

Offline maoam

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #4 on: Wed, 13 April 2022, 10:16:45 »
The PCB does not happen to offer split right shift?

Offline granola bar enthusiast

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #5 on: Wed, 13 April 2022, 11:26:44 »
i'm a bit disappointed that there is no WKL option but overall a very nice board for a great price!
a possible contender with the Ciel

Offline AstralYT

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #6 on: Fri, 15 April 2022, 04:51:39 »
Typing Angle?

Offline Farhandsome

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #7 on: Thu, 21 April 2022, 17:18:42 »
The PCB does not happen to offer split right shift?

Sorry it doesn't! Not traditional atleast - only the arrow keys variant.

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #8 on: Thu, 21 April 2022, 17:18:58 »

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | 2022 Update
« Reply #9 on: Thu, 21 April 2022, 17:54:07 »
nice blue
I love Elzy

Offline Farhandsome

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | Sale goes live 6/15
« Reply #10 on: Tue, 14 June 2022, 10:39:51 »
Hi all!

Just a bump given that the sale goes live June 15th at 12pm CST! Please join the Discord for all live updates!
« Last Edit: Tue, 14 June 2022, 14:18:39 by Farhandsome »

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | Sale goes live 6/15
« Reply #11 on: Tue, 14 June 2022, 13:16:44 »
Title says June 15, you wrote July. I assume you mean June?
I love Elzy

Offline Farhandsome

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | Sale goes live 6/15
« Reply #12 on: Tue, 14 June 2022, 14:18:54 »
Title says June 15, you wrote July. I assume you mean June?

Thank you for the catch! I edited it in the post and comments.

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Re: Han60 - a budget friendly 60% | Sale is live!
« Reply #13 on: Wed, 15 June 2022, 12:11:59 »
Sale is now live on the Han Boards site!