ErgoDox Wireless 2021-02 Updates

 

The ErgoDox Wireless group buy started on February 8, 2021 and ran until March 5, 2021.

  • This blog post will be periodically updated with the group buy progress.
  • You can also receive updates by joining the Discord.
  • All group buy participants will get an email for major group buy milestones (so probably 2-3 emails).
  • Everyone can also subscribe to general SliceMK updates using the form at the bottom of every page on this site.

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Updates

  • February 8, 2021: Group buy started.
  • February 16, 2021: Group buy end date extended by a week to March 5, 2021.
  • February 20, 2021: Added an option for a custom acrylic top.
  • March 3, 2021: Updated the tenting kit product page to include prototype photos.
  • March 4, 2021: Group buy end date extended to March 7, 2021.
  • March 9, 2021: Kailh hot swap keyboard PCBs first batch purchased.
  • March 10, 2021: The group buy has officially ended. Over the next few days, we will be putting together the orders for our manufacturers. A more thorough update will be given in 2 weeks.
  • March 11, 2021: Electronics PCBs first batch purchased.
  • March 18, 2021: Regular keyboard PCBs first batch purchased.
  • March 18, 2021: Solar panels purchased.
  • March 23, 2021: Batteries first batch purchased.
  • March 24, 2021: Final laser cutting prototype arrived.
  • March 24, 2021: Final aluminum plate prototype arrived.
  • March 25, 2021: Solar panels arrived.
  • March 31, 2021: Carrying case first batch purchased.
  • April 1, 2021: Regular keyboard PCBs first batch arrived.
  • April 5, 2021: Carrying case first batch arrived. Carrying case final batch purchased.
  • April 5, 2021: Aluminum plates purchased.
  • April 6, 2021: Kailh hot swap keyboard PCBs first batch arrived.
  • April 6, 2021: Electronics PCBs first batch arrived.
  • April 7, 2021: Carrying case final batch arrived.
  • April 7, 2021: Dongles first batch purchased.
  • April 7, 2021: Aluminum CNC cases purchased.
  • April 16, 2021: Laser cut parts purchased.
  • April 16, 2021: Regular keyboard PCBs final batch purchased.
  • April 20, 2021: Aluminum plates arrived.
  • April 23, 2021: Final tenting kit prototypes purchased.
  • April 26, 2021: Batteries final batch purchased.
  • April 27, 2021: Kailh hot swap keyboard PCBs final batch purchased.
  • May 3, 2021: Regular keyboard PCBs final batch arrived.
  • May 4, 2021: Electronics PCBs final batch purchased (a lot of the components with long lead times were purchased beforehand).
  • May 10, 2021: Laser cut parts arrived.
  • May 16, 2021: Aluminum CNC cases arrived.
  • May 17, 2021: Batteries final batch arrived.
  • May 20, 2021: Group buy update #1 email sent.
  • May 20, 2021: Dongles final batch purchased.
  • June 16, 2021: First order shipped. Orders will ship gradually over the next few weeks and should be complete by the middle of July, subject to the timely arrival of the final batch of dongles. If you have received your kit, please check the Discord for assembly information.