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Offline Myan

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #100 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 08:38:43 »
Holy nice case, I can't wait anymore, take all my money plz!!! :p

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« Reply #101 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 09:47:43 »
I like the bottom design a lot. Nice work Kenlee. Too bad bottom is on the bottom.  :p
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« Reply #102 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 16:48:41 »
cant wait for this, that army green is fire
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Offline kenlee

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« Reply #103 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 20:14:34 »
Holy nice case, I can't wait anymore, take all my money plz!!! :p

Thanks buddy for ordering 2 sets and ur always supporting  ^-^

I like the bottom design a lot. Nice work Kenlee. Too bad bottom is on the bottom.  :p

Haha thanks and i could give u 2 bottoms

One for use and one for pillow :p

cant wait for this, that army green is fire

Thank you sir, you make a fire choice and appreciate for ur support

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« Reply #104 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 20:21:50 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

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« Reply #105 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 20:28:00 »
Just a head up every orders allow to change (use the link in confirmation mail) and if you don't see the mail pls check ur spam folder of mail or check if you left the right mail

So i might update and upload the order sheet after gb close and let everyone check again (from 1/18-1/20)

After that i'll send invoices in batches (from 1/21)   

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« Reply #106 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 20:51:54 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.
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« Reply #107 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 21:40:25 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

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« Reply #108 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 21:59:22 »
Just a head up every orders allow to change (use the link in confirmation mail) and if you don't see the mail pls check ur spam folder of mail or check if you left the right mail

So i might update and upload the order sheet after gb close and let everyone check again (from 1/18-1/20)

After that i'll send invoices in batches (from 1/21)

I made 2 orders and received none email confirmation  :-[

checked spam folder of all my emails given and still nothing, now I don't know if I should fill more forms or just wait for emails now  :(

Offline kenlee

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« Reply #109 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:03:21 »
Just a head up every orders allow to change (use the link in confirmation mail) and if you don't see the mail pls check ur spam folder of mail or check if you left the right mail

So i might update and upload the order sheet after gb close and let everyone check again (from 1/18-1/20)

After that i'll send invoices in batches (from 1/21)

I made 2 orders and received none email confirmation  :-[

checked spam folder of all my emails given and still nothing, now I don't know if I should fill more forms or just wait for emails now  :(

I see ur 2 orders so no worries  :thumb:

If you have any questions you can pm me anytime

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« Reply #110 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:23:22 »
Just a head up every orders allow to change (use the link in confirmation mail) and if you don't see the mail pls check ur spam folder of mail or check if you left the right mail

So i might update and upload the order sheet after gb close and let everyone check again (from 1/18-1/20)

After that i'll send invoices in batches (from 1/21)

I made 2 orders and received none email confirmation  :-[

checked spam folder of all my emails given and still nothing, now I don't know if I should fill more forms or just wait for emails now  :(

I see ur 2 orders so no worries  :thumb:

If you have any questions you can pm me anytime

hooray! pm sent  :p

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #111 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:24:37 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

TX60 does look nice. I like the height and sharper angles of this better, but I signed up to buy one of those too :D  LZ s x h looks a little rough to be honest.  I really need to see some higher quality pics with good lighting. 
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Offline kenlee

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« Reply #112 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:28:39 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:


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« Reply #113 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:29:55 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

just buy them all :p
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« Reply #114 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:35:19 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

very respectable numbers after only a day and a half!  I love the bottom.
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« Reply #115 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:39:41 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

just buy them all
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Offline amnesia0287

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« Reply #116 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:41:07 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one :P

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one :P (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are  :p
« Last Edit: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:43:14 by Amnesia »

Offline kenlee

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« Reply #117 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 23:25:22 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the chinese calligraphy and tbh style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.





« Last Edit: Fri, 12 January 2018, 00:22:46 by kenlee »

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« Reply #118 on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 23:28:41 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the Chinese calligraphy and tbh the style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.

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Ooooo I Like it.

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« Reply #119 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 02:48:05 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the chinese calligraphy and tbh style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.

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I like the bottom even more now that I know its based off of calligraphy   ;D
« Last Edit: Fri, 12 January 2018, 03:06:37 by Vadurr »

Offline kenlee

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« Reply #120 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 03:43:12 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the chinese calligraphy and tbh style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.

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I like the bottom even more now that I know its based off of calligraphy   ;D
Ya, even I know soft, round fonts are classic and more popular, but why not try something different maybe you will lead the fashion


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« Reply #121 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 04:00:48 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the chinese calligraphy and tbh style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.

Show Image


Show Image


Show Image


I like the bottom even more now that I know its based off of calligraphy   ;D
Ya, even I know soft, round fonts are classic and more popular, but why not try something different maybe you will lead the fashion

Personally i really like the looks of it in combination with the name (ares god of war) even the font is not greek i still like that it's still kinda a destroyed font.

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #122 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 04:22:30 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the chinese calligraphy and tbh style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.

Show Image


Show Image


Show Image


I like the bottom even more now that I know its based off of calligraphy   ;D
Ya, even I know soft, round fonts are classic and more popular, but why not try something different maybe you will lead the fashion

Personally i really like the looks of it in combination with the name (ares god of war) even the font is not greek i still like that it's still kinda a destroyed font.
I'm so glad you point it out, that's another reason why I don't adopt the classic fonts.

Except god Ares, Zeus, Poseidon, Apollo, Athene... those gods might show up in my following keyboards programs.
« Last Edit: Fri, 12 January 2018, 05:39:10 by kenlee »

Offline quaddepos

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« Reply #123 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 04:26:29 »
You guys need to hurry up and make this sell out so I can stop being tempted to order a second one

Might not sell out, but it should.  The design is great.  The lines and tolerances look as good as any other hhkb I've seen, and better than most (even big name kustoms), and it's gonna be made by Eve who produces fantastic work.  But, we've seen big name designers only sell 40-50 of certain boards so who the hell knows.

Fair enough.

TBH, It would be easy to justify if i wasn't also tempted by TX60/65 and LZ s x h and CU66... Why do so many awesome 6x% keyboards have to be dropping at once >_<.

Ya so many nice boards are around last and this year and lots of people broke after Christmas, so it's not the best time to run the gb.

As for the design i know some people don't like the bottom and text cuz i try to make something different form other boards. So far about 50 orders and if add taiwan community orders it might be around 70. 

Although some people know me but i have no reputations here so i really appreciate those people who have been helped me and those who join this gb to make this gb happen.  :thumb:

Yup yup, the board looks fantastic, and while the nameplate isn't my favorite (like i said before, it's not bad at all, it just reminds me of the old dare logo lol), i do actually think it looks nice. That's why I had to get the purple one (I do wish you offered a dark plate option tho. I'd love a black plate. but i'd still also get brass either way).

I just would probably get a green one too if timing was better.

Edit: To be clear, that's not a complaint, it's just factual with budgets being what they are 
Hi, my friend no worries and I'm fine with any suggestions or comments.

I adopt this text cuz I love the chinese calligraphy and tbh style of Ares bottom is little wild so I try to combine them together.

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I like the bottom even more now that I know its based off of calligraphy   ;D
Ya, even I know soft, round fonts are classic and more popular, but why not try something different maybe you will lead the fashion

Personally i really like the looks of it in combination with the name (ares god of war) even the font is not greek i still like that it's still kinda a destroyed font.
I'm so glad you point it out, that's another reason why I don't adopt the classic fonts.

Except war god Ares, Zeus, Poseidon, Apollo, Athene... those gods might show up in my following keyboards programs.

Dude that's really amazing! i was talking with an other dude about this earlier this month about how much more personality comes with the itself.

Ever heard about Steam game 'Smite'? It's like LOL but third person and with gods based of real mythology.

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #124 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 04:51:11 »
Iím glad someone liked the bottom calligraphy just like I do. I think it adds a bit of different twist to the musculine bottom look. Very nice touch on that :)
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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #125 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 07:07:50 »
I feel sincerely sorry if i quote the war god Ares and let some people feel uncomfortable

It's not my intention and if you can read about my ic or gb thread i never mention about any word about war or army (except army green :rolleyes:)

As one of people in taiwan i think some people know my country has an intense relationship with one country

So i deeply can understand this worrying and frightening feeling cuz this is where i live

So i hope you can understand and sorry if it let you feel bad
« Last Edit: Fri, 12 January 2018, 17:02:12 by kenlee »

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #126 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 08:14:58 »
I feel sincerely sorry if i quote the war god Ares and let some people feel uncomfortable

It's not my intention and if you can read about my ic or gb thread i never mention about any word about war or army

As one of people in taiwan i think some people know my country has an intense relationship with one country

So i deeply can understand this worrying and frightening feeling cuz this is where i live

So i hope you can understand and sorry if it let you feel bad

No worries at all. I always thought itís amusing to have a theme or background story when it comes to a custom keyset or keyboard. The reasons behind the scene usually wonít affect if I want to buy them or not as long as I love the design, but to each his own. I hope that doesnít stop you from coming up with more great designs. Keep up the good work buddy!
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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #127 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 08:18:52 »
I feel sincerely sorry if i quote the war god Ares and let some people feel uncomfortable

It's not my intention and if you can read about my ic or gb thread i never mention about any word about war or army

As one of people in taiwan i think some people know my country has an intense relationship with one country

So i deeply can understand this worrying and frightening feeling cuz this is where i live

So i hope you can understand and sorry if it let you feel bad

No worries at all. I always thought itís amusing to have a theme or background story when it comes to a custom keyset or keyboard. The reasons behind the scene usually wonít affect if I want to buy them or not as long as I love the design, but to each his own. I hope that doesnít stop you from coming up with more great designs. Keep up the good work buddy!

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #128 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 08:33:17 »
I feel sincerely sorry if i quote the war god Ares and let some people feel uncomfortable

It's not my intention and if you can read about my ic or gb thread i never mention about any word about war or army

As one of people in taiwan i think some people know my country has an intense relationship with one country

So i deeply can understand this worrying and frightening feeling cuz this is where i live

So i hope you can understand and sorry if it let you feel bad

No worries at all. I always thought itís amusing to have a theme or background story when it comes to a custom keyset or keyboard. The reasons behind the scene usually wonít affect if I want to buy them or not as long as I love the design, but to each his own. I hope that doesnít stop you from coming up with more great designs. Keep up the good work buddy!

^

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #129 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 15:25:49 »
Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #130 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 15:54:16 »
Hello,

New member here.

I've been lurking for two weeks now and decided to register because of this drop. I just fell inlove with the dark purple color.

Let me introduce and tell a little bit of myself. I got into keyboards late of 2016 when I joined my first GB in MD with my IKBC MF108 with MX Browns.

I'm using it for work now with DSA Dolch Keycaps and I am loving it.

I recently joined Mito's GMK laser and I was looking for a board to compliment it. So I've heard GH a keyboard enthusiast community and found this thread which nice that GB is still open and I know that my Gaijin + Blocknet would look awesome.

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you


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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #131 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 16:31:47 »
Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

confirm with kenlee, but i don't think it does

i'd have to read the IC again to be sure

some switchtop cutouts can cause the switches to go out of alignment and not look too hot

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

again, wait for kenlee to reply, but i believe this uses a 7u spacebar

i recommend ordering the option that give you both spacebar stabs that way you have another set for your next custom, and it's less of a worry

the only issue is if this uses a true 6u spacebar, but i don't believe it does, it looks like a 7u because of the blocker sizes

order 70 switches so you have extras just in case; you'll end up using about 65 of them

rule of thumb is to always order a few more switches than you actually need in case you mess one up, or in case you miscount, i usually tell people to round up to the nearest 10
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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #132 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 16:57:47 »
This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

again, wait for kenlee to reply, but i believe this uses a 7u spacebar

i recommend ordering the option that give you both spacebar stabs that way you have another set for your next custom, and it's less of a worry

the only issue is if this uses a true 6u spacebar, but i don't believe it does, it looks like a 7u because of the blocker sizes

order 70 switches so you have extras just in case; you'll end up using about 65 of them

rule of thumb is to always order a few more switches than you actually need in case you mess one up, or in case you miscount, i usually tell people to round up to the nearest 10
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Gotcha. Will just get the option for the extra stabs. I am planning also to build kbd75 with 62g Purple Zealios. For the KBD75 how many stabs and switches I need?

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #133 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 17:00:40 »
Order 90 for the kbd75, 4 2u stabs and a 6.25u for the space. Depending on the layout you choose you can use as few as 2 2u
keyboards.

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #134 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 17:12:01 »
Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

It doesn't support switch top opening

Hello,

New member here.

I've been lurking for two weeks now and decided to register because of this drop. I just fell inlove with the dark purple color.

Let me introduce and tell a little bit of myself. I got into keyboards late of 2016 when I joined my first GB in MD with my IKBC MF108 with MX Browns.

I'm using it for work now with DSA Dolch Keycaps and I am loving it.

I recently joined Mito's GMK laser and I was looking for a board to compliment it. So I've heard GH a keyboard enthusiast community and found this thread which nice that GB is still open and I know that my Gaijin + Blocknet would look awesome.

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

Welcome and only support 7U spacebar as i know

But I'll confirm again when i receive matte black pcb sample next week

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #135 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 17:29:20 »
Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

It doesn't support switch top opening

Hello,

New member here.

I've been lurking for two weeks now and decided to register because of this drop. I just fell inlove with the dark purple color.

Let me introduce and tell a little bit of myself. I got into keyboards late of 2016 when I joined my first GB in MD with my IKBC MF108 with MX Browns.

I'm using it for work now with DSA Dolch Keycaps and I am loving it.

I recently joined Mito's GMK laser and I was looking for a board to compliment it. So I've heard GH a keyboard enthusiast community and found this thread which nice that GB is still open and I know that my Gaijin + Blocknet would look awesome.

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

Welcome and only support 7U spacebar as i know

But I'll confirm again when i receive matte black pcb sample next week

Anyway that could be added?


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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #136 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 17:56:54 »
Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

It doesn't support switch top opening

Hello,

New member here.

I've been lurking for two weeks now and decided to register because of this drop. I just fell inlove with the dark purple color.

Let me introduce and tell a little bit of myself. I got into keyboards late of 2016 when I joined my first GB in MD with my IKBC MF108 with MX Browns.

I'm using it for work now with DSA Dolch Keycaps and I am loving it.

I recently joined Mito's GMK laser and I was looking for a board to compliment it. So I've heard GH a keyboard enthusiast community and found this thread which nice that GB is still open and I know that my Gaijin + Blocknet would look awesome.

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

Welcome and only support 7U spacebar as i know

But I'll confirm again when i receive matte black pcb sample next week

Anyway that could be added?


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You can't just add a 6.25 spacebar to a keyboard with 1.5 blockers... There is 7u for spacebar, 5u for mods and 3u for blockers. If you just change to 6.25u for spacebar, you now have 5.75u for mods.

What are you gonna do:

1.25 1.5 6.25 1.5 1.5

??

To support other spacebars would require a completely different top case.

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #137 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 18:27:20 »
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Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

It doesn't support switch top opening

Hello,

New member here.

I've been lurking for two weeks now and decided to register because of this drop. I just fell inlove with the dark purple color.

Let me introduce and tell a little bit of myself. I got into keyboards late of 2016 when I joined my first GB in MD with my IKBC MF108 with MX Browns.

I'm using it for work now with DSA Dolch Keycaps and I am loving it.

I recently joined Mito's GMK laser and I was looking for a board to compliment it. So I've heard GH a keyboard enthusiast community and found this thread which nice that GB is still open and I know that my Gaijin + Blocknet would look awesome.

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

Welcome and only support 7U spacebar as i know

But I'll confirm again when i receive matte black pcb sample next week

Anyway that could be added?


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You can't just add a 6.25 spacebar to a keyboard with 1.5 blockers... There is 7u for spacebar, 5u for mods and 3u for blockers. If you just change to 6.25u for spacebar, you now have 5.75u for mods.

What are you gonna do:

1.25 1.5 6.25 1.5 1.5

??

To support other spacebars would require a completely different top case.

I think he meant switch opening? :-X

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #138 on: Sat, 13 January 2018, 03:23:30 »
I made a temp and simple order sheet and if you ordered but not on the list pls pm me or write a mail to 

ares.hhkb@gmail.com

Check Orders<---- Click here to check orders

So far there are 76 sets include taiwan community orders   

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #139 on: Sat, 13 January 2018, 03:31:29 »
I made a temp and simple order sheet and if you ordered but not on the list pls pm me or write a mail to 

ares.hhkb@gmail.com

Check Orders<---- Click here to check orders

So far there are 76 sets include taiwan community orders

seems Dary Purple and Army Green are the two most popular choices
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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #140 on: Sat, 13 January 2018, 04:55:59 »
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Does the alu and brass plate support switch top opening? From the photo posted, it doesn't seem so.

It doesn't support switch top opening

Hello,

New member here.

I've been lurking for two weeks now and decided to register because of this drop. I just fell inlove with the dark purple color.

Let me introduce and tell a little bit of myself. I got into keyboards late of 2016 when I joined my first GB in MD with my IKBC MF108 with MX Browns.

I'm using it for work now with DSA Dolch Keycaps and I am loving it.

I recently joined Mito's GMK laser and I was looking for a board to compliment it. So I've heard GH a keyboard enthusiast community and found this thread which nice that GB is still open and I know that my Gaijin + Blocknet would look awesome.

This would be my first DIY keyboard so probably my plan is getting a Zeal60 PCB, 67g Zealios Purple Switches (Not sure how many I need for hhkb layout) and a Zeal gold transparent stabilizers. 6.25u for the spacebar?

Thank you

Welcome and only support 7U spacebar as i know

But I'll confirm again when i receive matte black pcb sample next week

Anyway that could be added?


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You can't just add a 6.25 spacebar to a keyboard with 1.5 blockers... There is 7u for spacebar, 5u for mods and 3u for blockers. If you just change to 6.25u for spacebar, you now have 5.75u for mods.

What are you gonna do:

1.25 1.5 6.25 1.5 1.5

??

To support other spacebars would require a completely different top case.

I think he meant switch opening? :-X


I did yea


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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #141 on: Mon, 15 January 2018, 00:57:00 »
I made a temp and simple order sheet and if you ordered but not on the list pls pm me or write a mail to 

ares.hhkb@gmail.com

Check Orders<---- Click here to check orders

So far there are 76 sets include taiwan community orders

seems Dary Purple and Army Green are the two most popular choices
the green and green in general is a very unique color choice for a keyboard that isnt offered very often. Purple is just the best color.
seems like everything recently has offered Black/Grey/Silver and often blue color choices, even being great like the Grey and blue on the MIRA. just nice to see green and purple in the mix

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #142 on: Mon, 15 January 2018, 01:04:32 »
I made a temp and simple order sheet and if you ordered but not on the list pls pm me or write a mail to 

ares.hhkb@gmail.com

Check Orders<---- Click here to check orders

So far there are 76 sets include taiwan community orders

seems Dary Purple and Army Green are the two most popular choices
the green and green in general is a very unique color choice for a keyboard that isnt offered very often. Purple is just the best color.
seems like everything recently has offered Black/Grey/Silver and often blue color choices, even being great like the Grey and blue on the MIRA. just nice to see green and purple in the mix

yep, I love the green in render, but the real color failed hitting my heart. So I choose White :p
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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #143 on: Mon, 15 January 2018, 12:28:46 »
Looks like this is getting close to 85 sets.  Will the gb stay open until the 17th in case where are some more orders? Iím very tempted but not sure I have the funds ready

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open]
« Reply #144 on: Mon, 15 January 2018, 17:41:38 »
Looks like this is getting close to 85 sets.  Will the gb stay open until the 17th in case where are some more orders? Iím very tempted but not sure I have the funds ready

Will open to 1/17 but allow to order to 90 sets in case of cancellation of order or payment.

So far there are 7 sets available and once it hit i'll close form
« Last Edit: Mon, 15 January 2018, 18:37:47 by kenlee »

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open/Last 2 days]
« Reply #145 on: Tue, 16 January 2018, 01:41:21 »
How hard to it would to support switch top opening


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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open/Last 2 days]
« Reply #146 on: Tue, 16 January 2018, 01:59:41 »
Matte black and gold

Pcb prototype will be solderd by hands

But GB pcbs will be soldered by machine so no worries....


« Last Edit: Tue, 16 January 2018, 02:02:50 by kenlee »

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open/Last 2 days]
« Reply #147 on: Tue, 16 January 2018, 02:01:14 »
Matte black and gold
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Looking good!


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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open/Last 2 days]
« Reply #148 on: Tue, 16 January 2018, 02:24:23 »
Matte black and gold

Pcb prototype will be solderd by hands

But GB pcbs will be soldered by machine so no worries....

Show Image


Oooo, I didn't know it was a custom pcb. What kinda chip does it use? I wonder if I could get QMK on it.

Offline kenlee

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Re: [GB] Ares HHKB-Style Keyboard [GB Open/Last 2 days]
« Reply #149 on: Tue, 16 January 2018, 02:38:19 »
Matte black and gold

Pcb prototype will be solderd by hands

But GB pcbs will be soldered by machine so no worries....

Show Image


Oooo, I didn't know it was a custom pcb. What kinda chip does it use? I wonder if I could get QMK on it.
ATMEGA32A-AU chip and use bootmapper