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Offline Photoelectric

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As you know, the geekhack-maintained list of currently running Group Buys has been out of date for quite some time.  Thankfully, other community members have stepped up to create alternate resources for tracking Group Buys, some of which are linked below in no particular orderPlease note that these sites are not affiliated with geekhack in anyway - they are linked here solely for the benefit of the community.  That said, THANK YOU to the creators and all that help maintain the resources.  :thumb:

--> MechGroupBuys <--
--> KeycapLendar <--by eskimojo
--> KeyCapSets <--by noudadrichem and Quadeppo/Ryan
--> SLeeKeyboards <--
--> BunnyKeeb <--by 991Guy

And as always, we must remind users that all purchases made in the Group Buy format come with a hefty dose of risk, inherent to the process.  Remember...
CAVEAT EMPTOR

Please feel free to continue using this thread to discuss GBs, offer feedback, and to chime in if anything happens to the site linked above (I will not be checking in regularly to verify it's still up).  :)
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If you notice that a group buy that is still open for orders is missing from this list, please add it in your reply to this thread.  It will be reviewed and added to the list.  After your recommendation is added to the list, your post will be removed to keep this a brief one-page summary.
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Re: ***Currently Running Group Buys and Vendor Group Buys - a compilation***
« Reply #2 on: Thu, 30 October 2014, 10:59:51 »
'sounds good to me. We'll post a bump when the list is updated. :thumb:


Note to others editing this list: please delete the old bump before posting the new bump to keep things orderly.

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Yet another hidden gem on intelli78's blog Keychatter, he's got this really cool GB tracker. Might be a nice complement to this thread :)

http://www.keychatter.com/mechanical-keyboard-group-buy-tracker/

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There are GB that are not taking orders anymore; because, they are in the fulfilling phase already. These links are not too useful for those looking for opportunities to get new things, that make most of the visitors to this thread; therefore, it would be good to remove them from the list, or place them into a category that informs that the GBs are not taking orders anymore. Having them along with the GB that are actively taking orders reduce the usefulness of this thread; people interested have to navigate to the reference just to find that the GB orders have been closed.

I don't think it's an issue. It's not a long list, and new stuff is shown by the tag. Maybe more tags for 'taking orders' or 'invoicing' or 'shipping'? I don't think it's an issue for them to still be in the list.


Exactly: is not an issue; but, it could be an useful future to have the GBs classified, or with the tag added, that sounds great as well.

Thanks for pointing that out. :thumb: I've pruned the list of GBs that aren't taking orders.  Not sure if we'll add tags for invoicing and shipping since we want to keep this just for the GBs that are taking orders.  Should we add the ordering end dates though?


Keep it as simple as possible. You do more than enough by keeping this thread updated, already. Thank you very much.

End dates could be added at the time the link is registered in the list, and it will be required only once. But, of course, it is up to you. Again, we appreciate the hard work you are already doing in the benefit of the community.

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Hi there infiniti and photoelectric and anyone else who updates this.

I use this program to update my Interest Check Tracker.

CPTBadAss suggested that you might find it useful. If you can't understand my hastily written documentation, just shoot me a PM.

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Re: ***Currently Running Group Buys and Vendor Group Buys - a compilation***
« Reply #6 on: Mon, 08 August 2016, 11:33:17 »
This thread is useless.  Delete it.  I've missed two group buys by wasting my time checking this.

You might want to consider setting the Group Buy subforum to "Notify", in order to be made aware of any and all group buy threads that are created. 

Or perhaps take all the time you've wasted reading this single thread and scan the subforum for new group buys instead.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #7 on: Thu, 23 March 2017, 01:38:23 »
Pardon the delay but UPDATED!

Anyway, we're experimenting with a new section: OTHER OFF-SITE GROUP BUYS AND PRE-ORDERS.  This is for group buys and pre-orders that do not have a dedicated thread on GeekHack and do not come from a Vendor.  It's meant just to make the list more exhaustive to avoid the risk of missing out. :p

Let me know what you think. :cool:

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #8 on: Thu, 19 October 2017, 21:25:28 »
Updated with all non-vendor & vendor buys + pictures :)

I have my own spreadsheet I'm going to be keeping updated with all buys ran through GH (that have been active since today onwards). I'll keep posting new ones here too? ;D

Wow, thanks!  :thumb: 

If you're keeping a spreadsheet on your own anyway, maybe I could add a link to it in the OP assuming it's Google Sheets?  That way all your updates will be visible right away.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #9 on: Fri, 20 October 2017, 07:44:54 »
Updated with all non-vendor & vendor buys + pictures :)

I have my own spreadsheet I'm going to be keeping updated with all buys ran through GH (that have been active since today onwards). I'll keep posting new ones here too? ;D

Wow, thanks!  :thumb: 

If you're keeping a spreadsheet on your own anyway, maybe I could add a link to it in the OP assuming it's Google Sheets?  That way all your updates will be visible right away.

mod edit: [link removed]

Not going to go through every page and collect info, so it'll just be any that get bumped ;D

P.S. The Lets Split case is repeated in the OP.
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #10 on: Fri, 20 October 2017, 08:14:40 »
Thank you for sharing your work, it looks great with auto-filters.



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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #11 on: Fri, 20 October 2017, 08:14:45 »
[snip]

Not going to go through every page and collect info, so it'll just be any that get bumped ;D

P.S. The Lets Split case is repeated in the OP.

Awesome, added the link - thanks!  :-*
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #12 on: Sun, 28 January 2018, 22:29:31 »
Sorry for the lack of consistency :'(

Took a break late November and then never got back into it. I have ~100 to catch up on tomorrow and will update it then :p
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #13 on: Mon, 29 January 2018, 14:25:32 »
Sorry for the lack of consistency :'(

Took a break late November and then never got back into it. I have ~100 to catch up on tomorrow and will update it then :p

Thanks for the service


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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #14 on: Sat, 24 February 2018, 09:06:22 »
I suggest to delete the content in the OP and let the spreadsheet be the single source for reference. The huge work it takes is well appreciated and there is no need to invest any additional effort editing the text of the post here.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #15 on: Fri, 10 August 2018, 09:36:00 »
What happened to the spreadsheet? I check it every other month and now it's gone.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #16 on: Fri, 10 August 2018, 09:37:29 »
What happened to the spreadsheet? I check it every other month and now it's gone.

I couldn't update it consistently, and people would get upset it wasn't up to date, so I stopped completely.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #17 on: Fri, 10 August 2018, 20:41:01 »
What happened to the spreadsheet? I check it every other month and now it's gone.

I couldn't update it consistently, and people would get upset it wasn't up to date, so I stopped completely.

I'll miss it, but I can only imagine how much work it must have been to maintain.  Thanks for doing it for as long as you did!

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #18 on: Mon, 05 November 2018, 14:17:04 »
TheVan Keyboards is doing a dark-mode Light Cycle with Blue and Red:
https://thevankeyboards.com/collections/catalog/products/light-cycle
The front page has a really nice teaser video.  Open till end of November GMK 125 Keys
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #19 on: Mon, 05 November 2018, 15:51:49 »
TheVan Keyboards is doing a dark-mode Light Cycle with Blue and Red:
https://thevankeyboards.com/collections/catalog/products/light-cycle
The front page has a really nice teaser video.  Open till end of November GMK 125 Keys

Thanks for the link. It made me super happy :)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #20 on: Mon, 05 November 2018, 18:12:35 »
TheVan Keyboards is doing a dark-mode Light Cycle with Blue and Red:
https://thevankeyboards.com/collections/catalog/products/light-cycle
The front page has a really nice teaser video.  Open till end of November GMK 125 Keys

No international this time? Bummer.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #22 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 23:04:31 »
Anyone know of any compact 1800 layout GB starting soon?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #23 on: Thu, 11 April 2019, 14:35:58 »
...Is this thread still needed?  Info is out of date, and not even remotely useful.

Or is the new 'rule' just post new gb's here?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #24 on: Sun, 14 April 2019, 00:33:41 »
Yeah I honestly don't understand why this is here if it isn't going to be updated. Don't get me wrong, this would be pretty awesome to have as a reference for group-buys in the works though!

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #25 on: Sun, 14 April 2019, 10:37:15 »
It takes a lot of work, and people were variously volunteering to do it in the past.  No one is currently, although if someone is going to volunteer their time, that's great.  Otherwise, it will stay for posterity's sake, and drift down the history.  As it was until someone posted to it again.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #26 on: Tue, 23 April 2019, 10:50:52 »
Why not using a standard formating for GB and make a hook to parse all the posts in this section? It would be usefull for everyone. I can do a POC for this if needed.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #27 on: Wed, 24 April 2019, 13:29:54 »
Why not using a standard formating for GB and make a hook to parse all the posts in this section? It would be usefull for everyone. I can do a POC for this if needed.

Issue would be updating the status.  Not sure how often folks are updating their post titles to say 'open' 'closed', etc.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #28 on: Thu, 25 April 2019, 08:04:33 »
Why not using a standard formating for GB and make a hook to parse all the posts in this section? It would be usefull for everyone. I can do a POC for this if needed.

Issue would be updating the status.  Not sure how often folks are updating their post titles to say 'open' 'closed', etc.

Sure but by making this we may have to force a format for posts to be properly parsed.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #29 on: Thu, 25 April 2019, 10:59:02 »
Why not using a standard formating for GB and make a hook to parse all the posts in this section? It would be usefull for everyone. I can do a POC for this if needed.

Issue would be updating the status.  Not sure how often folks are updating their post titles to say 'open' 'closed', etc.

Sure but by making this we may have to force a format for posts to be properly parsed.

It would be in a [GB] thread starter's best interest to do whatever it takes to add their [GB] to this list.  Or if access is an issue, maybe it could be part of the moderator's approval process...

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #30 on: Fri, 26 April 2019, 08:52:28 »
My tip: I do an advanced search on all posts by the mod user "Signature" with the word "approved". It's not foolproof though. E.g. he didn't actually approve the Metropolis GB

If he did consistently "approved" all GBs, then perhaps there'd be a way of pinning the search. Bit hacky, admittedly
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #31 on: Sun, 28 April 2019, 04:15:28 »
Here is a proposal we've working on with some folks.

https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

Your thoughts ?
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #32 on: Sun, 28 April 2019, 11:12:21 »
Here is a proposal we've working on with some folks.

https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

Your thoughts ?

It might just be easier to make a Reddit dedicated to group buys and interest checks and just use their flair system for easy filtering, even if the only purpose of a post there is to link to a group buy page I think it would be significantly easier for people to navigate. This would also be way easier for gb hosts to manage than a forced format

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #33 on: Tue, 30 April 2019, 12:14:55 »
Here is a proposal we've working on with some folks.

https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

Your thoughts ?

It might just be easier to make a Reddit dedicated to group buys and interest checks and just use their flair system for easy filtering, even if the only purpose of a post there is to link to a group buy page I think it would be significantly easier for people to navigate. This would also be way easier for gb hosts to manage than a forced format

No way i'll be involved into any reddit stuff. What ever let's throw this in garbage.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #34 on: Tue, 30 April 2019, 19:48:45 »
Here is a proposal we've working on with some folks.

https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

Your thoughts ?
I can’t contribute anything except that I would like this... would be nice to have an active directory where I can easily see all available group buys


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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #35 on: Sun, 05 May 2019, 20:58:50 »
Here is a proposal we've working on with some folks.

https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

Your thoughts ?

dd.mm.yyyy
or
yyyymmdd


mm/dd/yyyy would be only US...


if this would be a serious format why don't you just have any GB added to that repo via json?

pull request on groupbuys.json and have a historical snapshot of all group buys that can be used in any sort of system:

Code: [Select]
[
{
"name": "My Group By",
"author": "somename",
"start": "20190506", // or actual ts but this might be easier
"end": "20190606",
"link": "https://www.geekhack.com/index.php?main-link-optional",
"form": "https://google.form/optional",
"links": {
"geekhack": "https://www.geekhack.com/index.php?main-link-or-other",
"reddit": "https://www.reddit.com/also-a-link"
},
"contact": {
"discord": "https://discord.gg/123",
"reddit": "redditusername",
"geekhack": "geekhackusername",
"email": "support@email.com"
}
}
]

just add another object to the array and do a pull request. done. free database of all current and past group buys ;)
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #36 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 00:27:12 »
Here is a proposal we've working on with some folks.

https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

Your thoughts ?

dd.mm.yyyy
or
yyyymmdd


mm/dd/yyyy would be only US...


if this would be a serious format why don't you just have any GB added to that repo via json?

pull request on groupbuys.json and have a historical snapshot of all group buys that can be used in any sort of system:

Code: [Select]
[
{
"name": "My Group By",
"author": "homerowco",
"start": "20190506", // or actual ts but this might be easier
"end": "20190606",
"link": "https://www.geekhack.com/index.php?main-link-optional",
"form": "https://google.form/optional",
"links": {
"geekhack": "https://www.geekhack.com/index.php?main-link-or-other",
"reddit": "https://www.reddit.com/also-a-link"
},
"contact": {
"discord": "https://discord.gg/123",
"reddit": "homerowco",
"geekhack": "homerowco",
"email": "support@homerow.co"
}
}
]

just add another object to the array and do a pull request. done. free database of all current and past group buys ;)
any time format is going to be preferential unless you just go with ISO UTC standard, i. e. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_8601

And to that, it would be good to have the time also.  I do like the fact of talking about it from a data-centric standpoint where the data is stored in a specified format at a specified location, however.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #37 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 12:44:04 »
I agree with you. About the format i'm french and i've adopted the US format because most of the format and ressources on keebs community are US. But yes using ISO is good too.

Using PR on a github repo is a problem because not all of us are developers or even git afficionados that's why i haven't purpose this. It would be definitely easier! About your model homerowco i agree with it, but we have to make a tool to generate this unless people wont use it.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #38 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 13:20:56 »
I agree with you. About the format i'm french and i've adopted the US format because most of the format and ressources on keebs community are US. But yes using ISO is good too.

Using PR on a github repo is a problem because not all of us are developers or even git afficionados that's why i haven't purpose this. It would be definitely easier! About your model homerowco i agree with it, but we have to make a tool to generate this unless people wont use it.

Separate the tools from the data.  Just concentrate on the data format, and having it in the same place.  That's the problem that we have now- the data is tied into the tools (various online platforms).  Having them in one place that's easy to access and consistent should be the MVP of any project like this, or else you're just creating an N+1th standard (relevant https://xkcd.com/927/)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #39 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 14:51:43 »
mmmm right. About what homerowco purposed i'm a bit concerned with the data format. For the rest it's LGTM for me.

Storing it as a JSON file in GitHub and give people the snippet to parse it as JSON using curl or whatever is a good start so. Maybe i can write a cli to write this file easily for the beginning.

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« Reply #40 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 15:07:30 »
mmmm right. About what homerowco purposed i'm a bit concerned with the data format. For the rest it's LGTM for me.

Storing it as a JSON file in GitHub and give people the snippet to parse it as JSON using curl or whatever is a good start so. Maybe i can write a cli to write this file easily for the beginning.
Why concerned?  It's just data.  And just store it as JSON.  The part about the pull request is just to add a piece of data, right?  Not getting where that's any difference?  Just arriving at a standard accepted format, which is just details.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #41 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 15:15:19 »
mmmm right. About what homerowco purposed i'm a bit concerned with the data format. For the rest it's LGTM for me.

Storing it as a JSON file in GitHub and give people the snippet to parse it as JSON using curl or whatever is a good start so. Maybe i can write a cli to write this file easily for the beginning.
Why concerned?  It's just data.  And just store it as JSON.  The part about the pull request is just to add a piece of data, right?  Not getting where that's any difference?  Just arriving at a standard accepted format, which is just details.

Used to have some issues with international apps manipulating dates. But if we use ISO it's not a problem so.

PR part is to add data. I'll update the git so.

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« Reply #42 on: Mon, 06 May 2019, 15:46:36 »
Update the git and added CI for further PR. See : https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

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« Reply #43 on: Thu, 09 May 2019, 11:17:13 »
@zekth I had an idea - perhaps add a JavaScript file that reads the latest JSON data and converts it to RSS format. Then a build script could generate the rss file. Or maybe use a git wiki page to render the json
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #44 on: Thu, 09 May 2019, 13:25:38 »
I agree with you. About the format i'm french and i've adopted the US format because most of the format and ressources on keebs community are US. But yes using ISO is good too.

Using PR on a github repo is a problem because not all of us are developers or even git afficionados that's why i haven't purpose this. It would be definitely easier! About your model homerowco i agree with it, but we have to make a tool to generate this unless people wont use it.

git has a in place editor... just need an account and a 3 step instruction or a simple video.

sign up > edit file > commit & create pull request

done :)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #45 on: Thu, 09 May 2019, 13:28:10 »
mmmm right. About what homerowco purposed i'm a bit concerned with the data format. For the rest it's LGTM for me.

Storing it as a JSON file in GitHub and give people the snippet to parse it as JSON using curl or whatever is a good start so. Maybe i can write a cli to write this file easily for the beginning.
Why concerned?  It's just data.  And just store it as JSON.  The part about the pull request is just to add a piece of data, right?  Not getting where that's any difference?  Just arriving at a standard accepted format, which is just details.

youre doing pull requests, you can always just change whats submitted.

give an example url where to pull data like https://www.unixtimestamp.com


dont worry too much, just get it running ;)

register a company github.com/mechmarketdata/groupbuys and add me: homerowco and we get it going... 99% of getting something built is doing the first step :D
Used to have some issues with international apps manipulating dates. But if we use ISO it's not a problem so.

PR part is to add data. I'll update the git so.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #46 on: Thu, 09 May 2019, 13:29:33 »
@zekth I had an idea - perhaps add a JavaScript file that reads the latest JSON data and converts it to RSS format. Then a build script could generate the rss file. Or maybe use a git wiki page to render the json

you could also just parse the json...

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #47 on: Thu, 09 May 2019, 13:30:09 »
Update the git and added CI for further PR. See : https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

dont use complex date formats - have people use this: https://www.unixtimestamp.com

and done ;)


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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #48 on: Sat, 11 May 2019, 10:48:05 »
Updated the repository and the format. https://github.com/keebdata/groupbuys
Will do a bunch of examples for parsing it in different languages

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #49 on: Sat, 11 May 2019, 16:15:35 »
Update the git and added CI for further PR. See : https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

dont use complex date formats - have people use this: https://www.unixtimestamp.com

and done ;)

Well, done until January 19, 2038.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #50 on: Sat, 11 May 2019, 22:34:47 »
Update the git and added CI for further PR. See : https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

dont use complex date formats - have people use this: https://www.unixtimestamp.com

and done ;)

Well, done until January 19, 2038.

That was my thought too, but I kept it to myself :)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #51 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 12:05:59 »
Update the git and added CI for further PR. See : https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

dont use complex date formats - have people use this: https://www.unixtimestamp.com

and done ;)

Well, done until January 19, 2038.

That was my thought too, but I kept it to myself :)

such enthusiasm very optimistic wow thanks

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #52 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 12:28:16 »
Great idea.  The git model maps to this really well.

As for tooling to consume the data, my 2 cents would be to keep that in a separate repo.  Then it serves the purpose of a reference implementation separate from the data and management thereof.   Anyone who wants to display the data on their own site can refer to the same tooling. 

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #53 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 13:01:35 »
Update the git and added CI for further PR. See : https://github.com/zekth/Keebs-GB

dont use complex date formats - have people use this: https://www.unixtimestamp.com

and done ;)

Well, done until January 19, 2038.

That was my thought too, but I kept it to myself :)

such enthusiasm very optimistic wow thanks

Well, you wanted feedback, right?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #54 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 14:42:26 »
Great idea.  The git model maps to this really well.

As for tooling to consume the data, my 2 cents would be to keep that in a separate repo.  Then it serves the purpose of a reference implementation separate from the data and management thereof.   Anyone who wants to display the data on their own site can refer to the same tooling. 

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Yes tooling will totally be in a separate repo it make sense.

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So you got my feedback of yours.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #55 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 14:46:13 »
Great idea.  The git model maps to this really well.

As for tooling to consume the data, my 2 cents would be to keep that in a separate repo.  Then it serves the purpose of a reference implementation separate from the data and management thereof.   Anyone who wants to display the data on their own site can refer to the same tooling. 

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Yes tooling will totally be in a separate repo it make sense.

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So you got my feedback of yours.

Salty much?  If you're going to develop something for the community to be used universally by the community, you have to learn that it's not all going to be rah rah.  I like the idea of the unix timestamp, but seeing that it has a finite end date is a definite con that should be brought up.  Just sorry that I wasn't the one that brought it up- probably for that reason.  People ask for input, but when it's to point out a flaw many don't take it well.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #56 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 15:43:06 »
No salty at all, not rah rah.

The problem with unix TS is it can't be validated by a Json Schema. Adding a piece of custom code is not really in the mind of the project IMO. That's why the datetime ISO string has stayed in the model.
https://json-schema.org/understanding-json-schema/reference/string.html#format

I agree that with unix TS we would not have to handle the timezone problem. If a UI to generate the json file will be available i think we can switch to unix TS. Some people asked me in PM about it, that's why i provided the Usage section

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« Reply #57 on: Sat, 18 May 2019, 20:39:03 »



I agree that with unix TS we would not have to handle the timezone problem. If a UI to generate the json file will be available i think we can switch to unix TS. Some people asked me in PM about it, that's why i provided the Usage section

Instead of a Unix timestamp that looks and feels like magic string (requiring a ui), why not just go with an ISO-8601 datetime format? Any merge could be blocked on the format not properly translating.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #58 on: Sat, 18 May 2019, 21:46:33 »



I agree that with unix TS we would not have to handle the timezone problem. If a UI to generate the json file will be available i think we can switch to unix TS. Some people asked me in PM about it, that's why i provided the Usage section

Instead of a Unix timestamp that looks and feels like magic string (requiring a ui), why not just go with an ISO-8601 datetime format? Any merge could be blocked on the format not properly translating.

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I second the ISO-8601 format.  I vote for this version:
       20190519T013758Z
       yyyymmddThhmmssZ (Z = Zulu = UTC)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #59 on: Sat, 18 May 2019, 21:54:39 »



I agree that with unix TS we would not have to handle the timezone problem. If a UI to generate the json file will be available i think we can switch to unix TS. Some people asked me in PM about it, that's why i provided the Usage section

Instead of a Unix timestamp that looks and feels like magic string (requiring a ui), why not just go with an ISO-8601 datetime format? Any merge could be blocked on the format not properly translating.

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I second the ISO-8601 format.  I vote for this version:
       20190519T013758Z
       yyyymmddThhmmssZ (Z = Zulu = UTC)

That had been suggested before, and what I think he arrived at a while ago.

The problem with unix TS is it can't be validated by a Json Schema. Adding a piece of custom code is not really in the mind of the project IMO. That's why the datetime ISO string has stayed in the model.
https://json-schema.org/understanding-json-schema/reference/string.html#format

I agree that with unix TS we would not have to handle the timezone problem. If a UI to generate the json file will be available i think we can switch to unix TS. Some people asked me in PM about it, that's why i provided the Usage section


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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #60 on: Tue, 21 May 2019, 13:33:05 »
> Well, done until January 19, 2038.

I think we'd be fine. I swear, if this is an issue in 2038 I will write a script to change all timestamps in the json, or I'll tell my coding AI assistant to do it :)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #61 on: Tue, 21 May 2019, 13:49:27 »
> Well, done until January 19, 2038.

I think we'd be fine. I swear, if this is an issue in 2038 I will write a script to change all timestamps in the json, or I'll tell my coding AI assistant to do it :)

IBM patented the buckling spring 42 years ago.  2038 is 19 years from now.  Just saying.
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« Reply #62 on: Tue, 21 May 2019, 19:06:29 »
> Well, done until January 19, 2038.

I think we'd be fine. I swear, if this is an issue in 2038 I will write a script to change all timestamps in the json, or I'll tell my coding AI assistant to do it :)

IBM patented the buckling spring 42 years ago.  2038 is 19 years from now.  Just saying.

I guess, more to the point, I don't see where unix timestamps give that much of an advantage over ISO that you'd build technical debt into the spec.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #63 on: Tue, 21 May 2019, 19:21:07 »
+1 for "YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm:ss" :p

If nothing else, this should be at least somewhat accessible to non-programmer GB runners. Has any thought been given to what a hypothetical UX/UI would be like?
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #64 on: Tue, 04 June 2019, 12:20:45 »
+1 for "YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm:ss" :p

If nothing else, this should be at least somewhat accessible to non-programmer GB runners. Has any thought been given to what a hypothetical UX/UI would be like?

so we do mysql timestamp? YYYYMMDDHHmmss on UTC?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #65 on: Sun, 16 June 2019, 18:18:42 »
So does this list just not get updated anymore?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #66 on: Fri, 21 June 2019, 10:13:30 »
So does this list just not get updated anymore?

not for a long time. too many GBs

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #67 on: Fri, 21 June 2019, 17:59:01 »
There was a google sheet, but when people started getting enraged when it wasn't updated, the owner deleted it.  we can't have nice things.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #68 on: Sat, 22 June 2019, 05:57:37 »
+1 for "YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm:ss" :p

If nothing else, this should be at least somewhat accessible to non-programmer GB runners. Has any thought been given to what a hypothetical UX/UI would be like?

so we do mysql timestamp? YYYYMMDDHHmmss on UTC?

Problem for those formats is the validation of the Json Schema. Sorry for late update i was kinda busy those times and didn't checked this out.

About the UX, i think just a form generating the proper formated json is good enought IMO. Like a single page app hosted on GH page.

NOTE: starting a POC project for this.
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #69 on: Sun, 23 June 2019, 12:23:57 »
+1 for "YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm:ss" :p

If nothing else, this should be at least somewhat accessible to non-programmer GB runners. Has any thought been given to what a hypothetical UX/UI would be like?

so we do mysql timestamp? YYYYMMDDHHmmss on UTC?

Problem for those formats is the validation of the Json Schema. Sorry for late update i was kinda busy those times and didn't checked this out.

About the UX, i think just a form generating the proper formated json is good enought IMO. Like a single page app hosted on GH page.

NOTE: starting a POC project for this.

I think that the point of it is that the UX can be anything that you want it to be.  Separate the data from the presentation and let people cook up what they will with a solid foundation.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #70 on: Sun, 23 June 2019, 18:17:05 »
Here is just a POC: https://keebdata.github.io/form/
ATM there is a lack of validations on the form, need to be updated. Also i've found some issues in the json-schema. I'll fix that soon.

the repo: https://github.com/keebdata/form
Any PR is welcome as i'm not a UX designer / developer. I prefer boring backend stuff.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #71 on: Thu, 11 July 2019, 14:29:02 »
Anyway seems like it will not be possible atm. I'd suggest to just add the status of the GB in the name of the topic like some does but not everyone like:
  • [GB] [ON] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [OFF] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [PROD] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [SHIP] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [END] Awesome ISO 60%

Then it will be easier to find the status instead of parsing all the posts. Your thougths?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #72 on: Thu, 11 July 2019, 14:33:33 »
Anyway seems like it will not be possible atm. I'd suggest to just add the status of the GB in the name of the topic like some does but not everyone like:
  • [GB] [ON] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [OFF] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [PROD] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [SHIP] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [END] Awesome ISO 60%

Then it will be easier to find the status instead of parsing all the posts. Your thougths?
That's a really good suggestion but tbh we haven't updated this in 2 years  :))
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #73 on: Thu, 11 July 2019, 14:34:52 »
Anyway seems like it will not be possible atm. I'd suggest to just add the status of the GB in the name of the topic like some does but not everyone like:
  • [GB] [ON] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [OFF] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [PROD] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [SHIP] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [END] Awesome ISO 60%

Then it will be easier to find the status instead of parsing all the posts. Your thougths?
That's a really good suggestion but tbh we haven't updated this in 2 years  :))

So update? haha I was meaning on the topic of geekhack's posts
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #74 on: Thu, 11 July 2019, 17:52:47 »
Anyway seems like it will not be possible atm. I'd suggest to just add the status of the GB in the name of the topic like some does but not everyone like:
  • [GB] [ON] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [OFF] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [PROD] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [SHIP] Awesome ISO 60%
  • [GB] [END] Awesome ISO 60%

Then it will be easier to find the status instead of parsing all the posts. Your thougths?

I think a *good* solution might be to do as you've said (specify the format so it's easy to interpret at first glance), and standardize an "Information Header" at the top of each post to list status, dates, etc. 

Then it would be great to also parse the data (that part is not too complicated, right?  I am not experienced at this, but my understanding is that it is not a crazy hurdle to overcome) and simply update this thread daily or every other day with the information. 

Am I correct in understanding that one of main troubles you've come across is setting up the website side of things?  If the data is easy to parse and gather, I'd be more than happy to update the post in this thread with the relevant data.  The main issue in the past is that the process was entirely manual and an incredible burden for whoever was going to update it.

Regardless, I support the efforts to standardize and make this easier to understand!  There are far too many GBs now to expect users to keep up to date with all of them.  :thumb:  Let me know how the mod team can support these efforts.  :)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #75 on: Fri, 12 July 2019, 01:31:32 »
Quote
main troubles you've come across is setting up the website side of things?

Not at all, the main problem is the agreement of people using the standard and make communities contribute to it. Like i said people seems not really into this because you need to update another data source.

TBH: Once the standard is up, it's like 2 days of work to make the platform up for me. It's not a complicated project, but it needs contribution to work. It's like being a book printer without having books to print, you got the tools but not the pdf files to print.

That's why i came up with the status of the GB in the title. Why only the status? Because it doesn't require so much effort and it will be easier for everyone (me the first) to see which GB is running at the moment. It's a moderation addition but a good user feature IMO.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #76 on: Fri, 12 July 2019, 08:50:39 »
Quote
main troubles you've come across is setting up the website side of things?

Not at all, the main problem is the agreement of people using the standard and make communities contribute to it. Like i said people seems not really into this because you need to update another data source.

TBH: Once the standard is up, it's like 2 days of work to make the platform up for me. It's not a complicated project, but it needs contribution to work. It's like being a book printer without having books to print, you got the tools but not the pdf files to print.

That's why i came up with the status of the GB in the title. Why only the status? Because it doesn't require so much effort and it will be easier for everyone (me the first) to see which GB is running at the moment. It's a moderation addition but a good user feature IMO.

Noted!  We'll discuss this amongst the mod team and hopefully implement something soon.  :thumb: 

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #77 on: Sat, 20 July 2019, 13:10:15 »
Any update? :)

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #78 on: Wed, 23 October 2019, 14:00:01 »
Sorry new here, I'm assuming this page is rarely used? Is there a better place to find open group buys?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #79 on: Thu, 24 October 2019, 10:57:21 »
Sorry new here, I'm assuming this page is rarely used? Is there a better place to find open group buys?
I just saw this over on KeebTalk

https://www.vanderleystudios.com/portfolio/group-buy-tool

You could check that out

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #80 on: Mon, 13 April 2020, 16:53:40 »
What's the reason this is not getting updated?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #81 on: Tue, 14 April 2020, 13:13:34 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)
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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #82 on: Thu, 16 April 2020, 18:40:25 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

Dude, you are a lifesaver and should be praised  :thumb: I instantly saved that page to my bookmarks  :D

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #83 on: Fri, 17 April 2020, 09:30:18 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

THANK YOU!  I'll replace the OP with this link.  :thumb: 

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #84 on: Fri, 17 April 2020, 16:12:37 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

THANK YOU!  I'll replace the OP with this link.  :thumb:

There are other good ones.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #85 on: Fri, 17 April 2020, 16:17:46 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

THANK YOU!  I'll replace the OP with this link.  :thumb:

There are other good ones.

Care to link?  Wouldn't hurt to throw some other GB tracking sites up there too.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #86 on: Fri, 17 April 2020, 16:20:02 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

THANK YOU!  I'll replace the OP with this link.  :thumb:

There are other good ones.

I recently launched KeycapLendar, based on the spreadsheet of the same name.  :D

There's also keycapsets.com, created by noudadrichem and Quadeppo/Ryan.  ;)

I'm not sure how maintained it is, but SLeeKeyboards was also around for a while.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #87 on: Fri, 17 April 2020, 16:20:44 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

THANK YOU!  I'll replace the OP with this link.  :thumb:

There are other good ones.

Care to link?  Wouldn't hurt to throw some other GB tracking sites up there too.

See above  :thumb:

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #88 on: Mon, 20 April 2020, 12:56:09 »
Suggestion: https://mechgroupbuys.com/

(no idea if link will get removed, but that site is very helpful and is actively maintained)

THANK YOU!  I'll replace the OP with this link.  :thumb:

There are other good ones.

Care to link?  Wouldn't hurt to throw some other GB tracking sites up there too.

See above  :thumb:

Thanks!  I'll add them all to the OP.  If anyone finds others, let me know - this was obviously never intending to boost visibility for any particular site/spreadsheet.  :thumb:

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #89 on: Thu, 09 July 2020, 22:49:54 »
Just made a website during my quarantine free time hoping it can help some other people in the hobby like it has helped me keep organized!

bunnykeeb.com

Offline pixelpusher

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #90 on: Fri, 10 July 2020, 00:15:26 »
Just made a website during my quarantine free time hoping it can help some other people in the hobby like it has helped me keep organized!

bunnykeeb.com

nice work  :thumb:

Offline 991Guy

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #91 on: Fri, 10 July 2020, 16:52:42 »
Just made a website during my quarantine free time hoping it can help some other people in the hobby like it has helped me keep organized!

bunnykeeb.com

nice work  :thumb:

Thanks! Hopefully OP will see it, haha!

Offline legaspifrancis0

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #92 on: Mon, 27 July 2020, 13:23:37 »
are these stores reliable?

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #93 on: Tue, 28 July 2020, 15:23:15 »
are these stores reliable?

If you are asking about the four website links in the OP, those are not stores.  They are tracking keycap group buys to help people see everything currently running, coming in the future, and sometimes those that have already finished.  Some also track interest checks, some track keyboard GBs in addition to keycap GBs.  When they have links to vendors, it's typically all the vendors participating in that group buy.

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Re: *** LIST OF CURRENTLY RUNNING COMMUNITY AND VENDOR GROUP BUYS ***
« Reply #94 on: Tue, 18 August 2020, 10:24:40 »
Just made a website during my quarantine free time hoping it can help some other people in the hobby like it has helped me keep organized!

bunnykeeb.com

I added your site to the OP - thanks! :thumb: