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Offline Sylvester

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[IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard (GB open ,wait to approval)
« on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 11:56:57 »
Hello geeks

After mars8.0 comes out (https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=93723.0)

I have been thinking about making another 'MARS member' ,so this comes :"Mars 6.5 (65%)"keyboard






Nametag version :




RGB diffsuer version:

More



Specifications:    
                                                    - 6063 aluminum case                                               
                                                    - Full kit included top / bottom /weight/nametag/switch plate
                                                    - PCB: QMK with type-c  (usb back of case)
                                                    - 5 degrees slope
                                                    - two version :nametag &  top strip diffsuer
                                                    - brass parts will be PVD finish
                                                    - colors  :TBC
                                                    - Price    :TBC
                         




If you are interesied in this board please fill this form ,let me know what you want :

                             
           

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdU0eRGWpvcYtlt8ll8VV-sp-TtNQroO3_1c6gz1c-xH4cBYA/viewform?usp=pp_url
                                                     



« Last Edit: Fri, 14 December 2018, 06:53:53 by Sylvester »

Offline Sylvester

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #1 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 11:57:37 »
Reserved
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Offline crusader_alex

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #2 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:01:45 »
If you do this I'm in fosho!!!I will have a brother for my 8.0 lol.And as far as the name tag goes i like it a lot.(the non rgb though)

Offline TheArcticFox_27

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #3 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:13:24 »
Pretty damn nice, but please no side usb.
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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #4 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:23:00 »
Looks very nice. Not a fan of the side USB as well.

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #5 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:25:13 »
Looks solid! As mentioned the side usb is probably not the best idea but i bet it will look really nice if it becomes a reality!
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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #6 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:28:53 »
Maybe call it Mars 6.5  ;)  Looks nice though

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #7 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:31:23 »
Looks really solid. I'm interested.

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #8 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 12:32:49 »
I agree on Mars 6.5 and needs a black option on the form too

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #9 on: Thu, 13 September 2018, 19:33:08 »
Impressed.

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #10 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 04:30:51 »
Looks great! Will we be able to choose the nametag color? Also not too fond of the usb placement.
« Last Edit: Fri, 14 September 2018, 06:17:35 by LazerCat »

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #11 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 05:38:52 »
Love the colour combo - and it’s a board where I like the RGB. Not sure the side USB is a good idea - I’d prefer it on the back of the case.


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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #12 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 08:28:50 »
Yes ,i will change usb back of case

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #13 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 08:29:17 »
Looks great! Will we be able to choose the nametag color? Also not too fond of the usb placement.
Sure it can change nametag color

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #14 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 08:30:23 »
If you do this I'm in fosho!!!I will have a brother for my 8.0 lol.And as far as the name tag goes i like it a lot.(the non rgb though)
Thanks

we will have both options .namtag and RGB :thumb:

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #15 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 08:39:31 »
interesting concept

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #16 on: Fri, 14 September 2018, 09:09:21 »
I'm in!

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #17 on: Sat, 15 September 2018, 07:12:44 »
If you do this I'm in fosho!!!I will have a brother for my 8.0 lol.And as far as the name tag goes i like it a lot.(the non rgb though)
Thanks

we will have both options .namtag and RGB :thumb:
What is the timeline look like?

Offline Rubbermilitia

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #18 on: Sat, 15 September 2018, 08:58:46 »
Shouldn't this be called Mars 6.5? I'm not a fan of the usb port being located on the side, and the branding is a little too in your face, but I guess it was like this on the 8.0 as well.

I would definitely like a two tone 65, there are some cool ideas here, but I would get sick of the big ass "MARS" logo

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #19 on: Sat, 15 September 2018, 11:13:00 »
Shouldn't this be called Mars 6.5? I'm not a fan of the usb port being located on the side, and the branding is a little too in your face, but I guess it was like this on the 8.0 as well.

I would definitely like a two tone 65, there are some cool ideas here, but I would get sick of the big ass "MARS" logo
:thumb: :thumb: :thumb:

USB changed .

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #20 on: Sat, 15 September 2018, 11:16:38 »
If you do this I'm in fosho!!!I will have a brother for my 8.0 lol.And as far as the name tag goes i like it a lot.(the non rgb though)
Thanks

we will have both options .namtag and RGB :thumb:
What is the timeline look like?

I will do prototype next week :thumb:

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #21 on: Sat, 15 September 2018, 13:55:27 »
i like the looks a lot esp red on white

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #22 on: Tue, 18 September 2018, 01:49:15 »
I love the two tone. One suggestion - can you have the logo to the side instead of the middle?  Like

|—————-MARS-|

instead of

|———MARS—-—-|

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #23 on: Tue, 18 September 2018, 06:48:04 »
I love the two tone. One suggestion - can you have the logo to the side instead of the middle?  Like

|—————-MARS-|

instead of

|———MARS—-—-|
That's how the TKL was. Think they are trying to do something new especially with the arc, center fits the asthetic

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #24 on: Tue, 18 September 2018, 08:02:08 »
Nice looking board! Hoping for some nice colors - Will there be support for a 1.5 mod / 7u spacebar layout? Hoping to utilize my og cherry goodies ;)

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #25 on: Tue, 18 September 2018, 10:07:53 »
Nice looking board! Hoping for some nice colors - Will there be support for a 1.5 mod / 7u spacebar layout? Hoping to utilize my og cherry goodies ;)
Support  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #26 on: Tue, 18 September 2018, 13:30:03 »
Are you planning to only have different top and bottom colors or would the same top and bottom color also be an option? (Personally not a big fan of the 50/50)

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #27 on: Wed, 19 September 2018, 10:26:32 »
Are you planning to only have different top and bottom colors or would the same top and bottom color also be an option? (Personally not a big fan of the 50/50)
   also can be the same color :thumb:

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #28 on: Sun, 23 September 2018, 03:06:03 »
Nice board ! Is it possible to have a render with keycaps, plz ?

Is white color MAO or cerakote ?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #29 on: Thu, 04 October 2018, 16:23:52 »
If you do this I'm in fosho!!!I will have a brother for my 8.0 lol.And as far as the name tag goes i like it a lot.(the non rgb though)
Thanks

we will have both options .namtag and RGB :thumb:
What is the timeline look like?

I will do prototype next week :thumb:
Any news on the prototype?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.0 customer keyboard
« Reply #30 on: Sat, 06 October 2018, 07:59:41 »
If you do this I'm in fosho!!!I will have a brother for my 8.0 lol.And as far as the name tag goes i like it a lot.(the non rgb though)
Thanks

we will have both options .namtag and RGB :thumb:
What is the timeline look like?

I will do prototype next week :thumb:
Any news on the prototype?
It will come next week

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #31 on: Sat, 06 October 2018, 08:00:43 »
Nice board ! Is it possible to have a render with keycaps, plz ?

Is white color MAO or cerakote ?
Mao or electrophoresis white color

Offline Kawamashi

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #32 on: Sat, 06 October 2018, 11:59:54 »
Thank you.

If the teal is light like the render, I'm in !

Would silver be an option ?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #33 on: Wed, 17 October 2018, 18:39:56 »
Any updates on the prototype?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #34 on: Mon, 22 October 2018, 08:03:15 »
prototype comes





wait to anodizing,and pcb design


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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #35 on: Mon, 22 October 2018, 08:42:33 »
Nice!

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« Reply #36 on: Mon, 22 October 2018, 16:41:41 »
Looks great, cant wait!

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #37 on: Thu, 25 October 2018, 20:56:58 »
Any chance it gets split spacebar support?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #38 on: Fri, 26 October 2018, 00:46:09 »
Any chance it gets split spacebar support?
+1

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #39 on: Fri, 26 October 2018, 01:54:36 »
Looks great...keeping an eye on the progress here.

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #40 on: Sat, 27 October 2018, 21:10:50 »
in - would rgb/nametag be interchangeable? and center usb would be nice

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #41 on: Sat, 27 October 2018, 23:23:46 »
How accurate would you say the renders are to what the actual board colors would be?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #42 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 07:36:10 »
Get it from factory






ohter color still waiting.

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #43 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 08:50:16 »
Colours looking good - I assume that the plate on the pink top is a proto? (Blocker over switch hole)

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #44 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 09:14:17 »
I'm loving the white and teal option. I might have to get one of these!

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #45 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 09:50:34 »
Any idea on if the buy will be limited?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #46 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 09:53:49 »
Colours looking good - I assume that the plate on the pink top is a proto? (Blocker over switch hole)
It's on backwards my dude.

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #47 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 14:56:56 »
Colours remind me of the Canoe. But it's top mount.

So, how do I get in on this buy?

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Re: [IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #48 on: Thu, 01 November 2018, 18:57:16 »
Colours looking good - I assume that the plate on the pink top is a proto? (Blocker over switch hole)
It's on backwards my dude.

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[IC] F&T - Mars 6.5 customer keyboard
« Reply #49 on: Fri, 02 November 2018, 01:27:34 »
Have the color options been decided yet?


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