There are a number of things to consider when customizing your mechanical keyboard. The first step is to choose the layout and size you want. If you want an unusual size, you may have to wait longer to get the keyboard made. Otherwise, most common layouts custom mechanical keyboard can be built quickly. You also need to decide on the features you want your keyboard to have. You can add RGB lighting to each key, side lighting, and an under glow. This lighting can be as bright or as low as you want it to be.
There are two basic mounting styles for stabilizers. Some attach to the plate by snapping on while others attach by pressing on a small plastic tab. While both styles work to reduce shaking, clip-on stabilizers are less stable.
Depending on the type of keyboard, mechanical keyboard keycaps can be made from a variety of materials. Choose from double shot, dye sub, ABS, PBT, POM, backlit, novelty, or Artisan options. Many of the manufacturers also offer a wide variety of keyboard switches.
Using a custom mechanical keyboard PCB makes it possible to make a custom keyboard with the exact specifications you want. These keyboards are often built using a single piece of PCB and include both a PCB and switch. The PCB is then installed into a case. It is important to ensure that the PCB is centered within the case and is free from movement.
The case for your custom mechanical keyboard is a very important part of the keyboard itself. The case is made to protect the keyboard’s internal components from damage. When choosing a case, make sure to choose a material that is sturdy and durable.
One of the most important components of a mechanical keyboard is the key switches. They determine the feel and acoustics of the keyboard. There are three main categories of mechanical switches.
Drop CTRL keyboard
The Drop CTRL keyboard features shine-through PBT keycaps that resist finger shine and are extremely durable. These keycaps will never rub off, no matter how much use they get. The keyboard also comes with an extended warranty that covers accidental damage and everything except theft.