Overview of Different Keycap Profiles

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When choosing the perfect keycap set, an important customization option to consider is the keycap profile you intend on using. This article aims to answer the question “What is the purpose of sculpted keycap sets?” and “Which keycap profile should I purchase?”. Hopefully it will serve as a good go-to keycap profile guide for anyone … Read more

What are Artisan Keycaps?

“You have a replacement key for your keyboard… And it is a grilled cheese sandwich?” “Exactly.” “So it’s like… Jewelry for your keyboard.” “Yup.” This just about sums up the idea of artisan keycaps (No, they are not all grilled cheese sandwiches). Simply put, they are specially made and designed keycaps that many enthusiasts in … Read more

What’s On My Desk? Ep. 3 (feat. @rnambu)

Welcome fellow keebnerds, keebros, and normal humans to another episode of What’s On My Desk?! Wait.. how did my setup change so drastically so quickly? Well, it’s not mine. This time, I am featuring a setup shared to me by a fellow mechanical keyboard enthusiast Ryan (ig: @rnambu). Ryan’s setup is full of fun stuff … Read more

Switches Matter: Choosing the Right Mechanical Keyboard Switches

My first impression of switches being a thing: “What’s the point? Who cares what’s under the keycap? As long as my keyboard looks cool. You don’t even get to see the switches!” I was wrong. Having switches that suit you best is absolutely essential for your perfect typing experience. As with all components of a … Read more

What’s On My Desk? Ep. 2

Today, I’ll be sharing something that changes a bit more often: my home setup! Naturally, the home setup is for work, play, and study and that that in mind, things tend to change and move around more often. Looking back, when I was prototyping the SMORTCAR, I had 3 different boards on my desk at … Read more

What’s On My Desk? Ep. 1

Welcome to the very first episode / blog-a-sode / something-a-sode of “What’s on my desk?”! Here I will keep everyone posted about what I am currently using. Though I don’t think this is something that will change too often, I may switch out some setups here and there and will be updating the main “What’s … Read more

What to expect from this blog?

Ok. Neat. So people have cool keyboards. How customizable can it actually be? Here are just a few features that people in the mechanical keyboard community customize to make their keyboard really theirs:  Keycaps: Colorways / Color schemes, different shape profiles, premium plastics.  Cases: Aluminum, Acrylic, 3d Printed. Cases tend to set the price for … Read more