[DIY kit] Aluminium full size keyboard [RGB silver]

MecKey Alpha

Regular price $82.00


  • Aluminium top plate
  • RGB lighting effect
  • Separate indicator light
  • FN key combination (see descriptions below)


  • Multimedia keys (Volume up/down, play/stop)
  • Self-define lighting mode
  • Windows lock (prevent unexpected hit during gaming)
  • Keyboard lock
  • SMD LEDs, compatible with SMD switches only
  • ABS backlit keycaps
  • Cherry PCB mount stabilisers
  • Integrated 1.5m USB wire

Included in box:

  • Keyboard PCB (components and LED presoldered)
  • Keyboard case and plate
  • Integrated USB wire (~1.5m)
  • Cherry PCB mount stabilisers
  • ABS backlit keycaps
  • Wired keycap puller

To complete your board

  • Switches:
    • compatible with SMD lighting (links in the following table)
    • Amount required: 104
    • Suggested purchase amount: 110

Switch info table:

Name Feel Force (gf)
Cherry MX RGB speed silver Linear 45
Gateron blue (KS-9) Clicky 60
Gateron green (KS-9) Clicky 80
Gateron clear (KS-9) Linear 35
Gateron red (KS-9) Linear 45
Gateron yellow (KS-9) Linear 50
Gateron black (KS-9) Linear 60
Gateron brown (KS-9) Tactile 55
Kailh BOX white Clicky 55
Kailh BOX pale blue Clicky 70
Kailh BOX red Linear 45
Kailh BOX black Linear 60
Kailh BOX dark yellow Linear 70
Kailh BOX brown Tactile 60
Kailh BOX burnt orange Tactile 70


FN combination:

FN+"key" Effect
F1 Vol dn
F2 Vol up
F3 Mute
F4 Prev track
F5 Play/pause
F6 Next track
F7 Music player
F8 Stop
F9 Calculator
F10 Web homepage
F11 Mail
1~8 Lighting mode 1~8
9 Self defined RGB mode
- LED brightness dn
+ LED brightness up
< LED speed dn
> LED speed up
L.Ctrl Lock keyboard
L.WIN Lock windows key
R.Alt LED mode
R.Ctrl LED colour


Self-define LED mode

  • FN+9: access the self-define mode
  • FN+L.Alt
  • Press the keys that you want them to on/off
  • FN+L.Alt: save the combination

Products preparation:

No soldering required ship within 1-3 days
Soldering required (assembled keyboards) ship within 2-7 days


Hong Kong:

Free shipping in Hong Kong

* For orders less than $15, shipping fee will be charged.

* Parcels of weight greater than 1 kg will be delivered by S.F. express. Extra fees may apply for non-business region upon collection of delivery. You're advised to fill in the S.F. express station code (see here) for the shipping address. 

Hong Kong Post E-express


Cheap with reasonable delivery speed and tracking


United States, Canada, Brazil, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Russia,  Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Israel, Japan, South Korea, Macao , Vietnam , Cambodia, Thailand , Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Indonesia,  Australia and New Zealand

Delivery speed

3 to 14 working days. Duration may vary because of the custom clearing

Weight limit

Orders with >2kg (not eligible for e-express) are strongly recommended to split into two or more orders to save shipping costs.

Macao and Taiwan:

macau and taiwan free shipping


In the checkout window, you'll see the following.

If there is import tax applicable, you will see the following line and tax will be collected upon receipt of goods. Tax should be paid at your country's currency.

"USD xx.xx of Import taxes not included (additional handling fees may apply)"

* We have chosen the best few couriers for your region. Simply pick one and pay :)