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General Keyboard Info

Some random bits of keyboard data which may come in handy from time to time.

Could you tell me what factory you use to produce your cases?

Common FAQ Information

No; such information is usually kept confidential.

When is the ETA for this project going on sale?

Common FAQ Sales

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When will this project happen?

Common FAQ Sales

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Will this MX-specific keyboard support Alps switches?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

No; if an option to support another switch is not sold as an official variant or addon kit, the board likely has some constraint (USB position, physical dimension conflict, etc.) which renders it incompatible with another.

Will this Alps-specific keyboard support MX switches?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

No; if an option to support another switch is not sold as an official variant or addon kit, the board likely has some constraint (USB position, physical dimension conflict, etc.) which renders it incompatible with another.

Will you add per-key RGB to this?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

Unless clearly stated otherwise, no. I'm not a fan of RGB to begin with, so I cannot motivate myself enough to carry through with a per-key RGB board.

Can I buy your prototypes?

Common FAQ Sales

No; the prototypes are usually kept for future research purposes.

Will there be another round or batch of this?

Common FAQ Sales

Not unless otherwise stated.  

Will you film a typing test for this?

Common FAQ Information

No. Three reasons: Sound varies significantly depending on parts, environment, desk material, etc. My personal builds tend to sound miserable. I do not have proper recording equipment capable of making it happen.

Will there be extras for this?

Common FAQ Sales

If the project is a group buy, usually there is a margin ordered for replacement parts and B-stock units. If any are left following GB conclusion and replacements, they will be placed on sale as extras. However, this is not guaranteed whatsoever, and there ar...

Non-Keyboard Questions

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Can I purchase your extra units?

Common FAQ Sales

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By chance, do you have any extra units for this?

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When will the next round of this go on sale?

Common FAQ Sales

→ When will this keyboard go on sale? → Will there be another round or batch of this?

Will there be a re-run of this in the future?

Common FAQ Sales

→ When will this keyboard go on sale? → Will there be another round or batch of this?

Will this be available in another material?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

Not unless otherwise stated. Usually each project is designed specifically for a certain material, and either costs too much to produce or is too structurally fragile with another.

Will there be a polycarbonate version of this case?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

→ Will this be available in another material?

Can I swap part of this keyboard with another?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

Not unless clearly noted otherwise. I design each keyboard so that they work ideally with the original set of parts. The shape and structure of each part may differ significantly compared to other boards; I do not guarantee compatibility with anything else u...

Can I install a third party PCB into this keyboard?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

→ Can I swap part of this keyboard with another?

When will this keyboard go on sale?

Common FAQ Sales

For an active project or one in preparation, this is written in the product page, IC/GB thread, or similar specific to the product. Please check such sources. If the group buy has occurred in the past and is already completed, the board will not go on sale ag...

Commissions and Custom Orders

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FAQ

The most commonly asked questions.

Uncategorized

Stuff that doesn't fit anywhere else.

Build guides

Instructions for assembling ai03-designed keyboards.

Other

For info that doesn't fit elsewhere.

Common FAQ

The questions that don't apply to a particular board

System pages

Mainly just the landing page that you see upon loading this site.

Project-Specific FAQs

For questions specific to a keyboard, keyset, or accessory.

Polaris Build Guide

General Info

All sorts of info to help with keyboard decisions

Keyboard Survey Results

Published data from my occasional public surveys

Orbit Build Guide

Equinox

Project-Specific FAQs

Vega Build Guide

Lunar II Build Guide

How to Keyboard

The definitive newcomer guide for learning everything about keyboards.

Andromeda Build Guide

Sales

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Features and Compatibility

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Information

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Polaris

Project-Specific FAQs

Can I install hotswap sockets/Mill-Max sockets/Holtites into this keyboard PCB?

Common FAQ Features and Compatibility

I do not support this whatsoever, for each PCB is designed specifically to support their intended use only.  If doing so, it will be completely at your own risk; I will not take any responsibility whatsoever if it fails, nor will I refund or replace parts fo...