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    DIY mechanical keyboard kits

    You're 100% right. I actually bought one of these as my 2nd mechanical. Can get them off Takealot for 800-1000. Like really solid keyboards. However there is an appeal to customising your own one, but it's really not for everyone. This is definitely a question i have to be able to solidly answer...
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    DIY mechanical keyboard kits

    You guys make an excellent point! Pretty certain I could make a comprehensive video and step by step instructions sheet. What would your thoughts be on having it as a DIY number to begin with and for an extra 50 bucks I'll solder it all together and send it as a built unit?
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    DIY mechanical keyboard kits

    Hoping to appeal to the custom market. Get to pick your own case, key caps, switches etc. Then the whole feeling of putting it together yourself, booting up some strange software and programming in the key layers. Do you think it would be best to market it as an assembled unit rather than a DIY...
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    DIY mechanical keyboard kits

    Thanks so much for the response, appreciate the feedback! The price point I've been aiming for is 1500 or under, but it's so tight trying to get all the components in under that. I'm pretty unsure about the market for it in SA. I think it's there, but definitely feel it's all about how much the...
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    DIY mechanical keyboard kits

    Hey everyone. I'm interested in importing mechanical keyboard components for 60% boards and packaging them as customisable kits. I have a few questions to guage market interest if anyone is keen on helping out :) 1. How much would you be willing to pay for a DIY kit? 2. What switches would...
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