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What's New?

SA "Industrial" and "Grade" Keysets

We will not be producing any sublimated keysets in SA except for Ice Cap until the new SA-P tooling is completed.

DSS

During the Seattle Mechanical Keyboard Meetup on January 13th, Melissa was able to share samples of our long retired DSS keycap family with several of you. Since there appeared to be interest in producing this family again, we have decided to go ahead and tool up several shapes that are missing from today's keyboard configurations. We hope to have this tooling completed over the next few months.
The DSS family is a medium height key with a spherical matte finish touch surface (similar to DSA) and a sculptured profile. We will add a data sheet of the DSS profile to the KeyShop Resources page shortly.

SA-P (New PBT tooling)

Over the past several months we have been building new SA sculptured PBT tooling that will be used exclusively for sublimation printing.
Our original SA tooling was designed for ABS which has a different shrink rate than PBT. It was also designed to accept a first shot insert. The number one rule in designing a tool for injection molding is to have uniform wall thickness throughout the part, as much as possible, or there will be uneven cooling and shrinkage in the part resulting in sink and bowed walls. This new SA-P tooling has thick, uniform walls i.e.no first shot void to fill, and is designed for PBT shrink.

The original two-shot ABS keys and the new PBT key profiles will look identical. However, the finish on the SA-P keys will have a very fine matte finish as opposed to the more glossy 2-shot ABS keys.

We will have more information on this new tooling once we begin first article testing. We hope to have it ready for production this summer. 

Group Buys

Full payment is required in advance before scheduling a Group Buy for production.
Partial payment of a Group Buy will not secure a production time slot.

Please do not email Melissa to find out the status of a Group Buy. The Group Buy organizer can update you on the status from their communication  with Melissa.

Lead Times

Generally, orders are scheduled as they are received but production lead time won't be given until full payment has been received.
Current production lead times:

DSA two-shot sets - 6 to 8 weeks depending on size
DCS two-shot sets - 6 to 8 weeks depending on size
SA two-shot sets - 5 to 6 months depending on size
DSA sublimated sets - 6 to 8 weeks.
SA sublimated sets - Ice Cap only; 1 week

Stock blank sets - within 3 business days from receipt of order. 
Stock sublimated sets - within 1 week from receipt of order.

Orders placed after 1:00 PM Pacific Time on Thursday will not be processed until the following week.

Stock Sets

Please do not email Melissa to find out when additional sets will be available. She will no longer be answering these emails. We will announce, either through an email or in "What's New", when sets will be available prior to putting them in inventory.

Extra Keys

There are two options when ordering Extra Keys:

1. Extra Keys - Existing Legend/Color/Size. If you simply want to add an additional key to a keyset with a different color key to your purchase, without making a legend change, keys are $5.00 each. Use the "NOTES" section at Checkout to indicate the key size and the color you want. You can purchase any extra key that exists in our DSA sublimated sets, even if you are not ordering the set that it comes in, however extra keys must be purchased with a kit.

2. Extra Keys - Existing Legend/Color - New Size. If you want to add an additional key to a keyset with a different legend description than what is offered in the set, keys are $10.00 each. There is no additional charge if the desired key is a different color as well. Note however that the text on the key must already be in a set that we make. Ex. You want a 2u SHIFT key, this is currently offered as a 1u,  1.75u, 2.25u and 2.25u key - requesting New Size means you will get this key as a 2 space key.
Use the "NOTES" section at Checkout to indicate the key size, key color and legend description you want.

Individual Keys

Keys previously manufactured for Custom Keysets and Group Buys may be purchased individually as long as supply lasts. These keys sell for $10.00 each plus shipping.

When checking out, you must  identify in the "NOTES" section the name of the kit that includes the key, plus the description and size of the key.   If the key you are requesting is not in inventory, your money will be refunded.