[DIY] Tenkey-less Mechanical Keyboard - MA87 (ver 2)

MecKey Alpha

Regular price $70.00


PCB features
Case Acrylic sandwich case
Layout ANSI, Winkey, ISO, etc
  • Cherry MX or equivalent
  • Support 5-pin switches (and 3-pin as well)
  • Available here
  • Switches required: 86 - 91 pcs
  • Suggested purchase amount: 90 - 95 pcs
    Stabilizers Cherry PCB mount stabilisers (included)
    In-switch LED
    • 3mm in-switch LEDs
    • Available here
    • LED required: 86 - 91 pcs
    • Suggested purchase amount: 90 - 95 pcs
    Backglow RGB LED
    • Configurable through bootmapper client
    • Users can define their colours by inputting hex code
    Dimension 370mm x 145mm x 40mm
    • PCB (resistors, chips, backglow RGB LEDs and diodes presoldered)
    • Acrylic case (matt finish)
    • Cherry PCB mount stabilizers
    • Type c to USB 2.0 silver (~2m)
    • Keycap puller
    To complete your board
    • Switches
      • Cherry MX or equivalent
      • Available here
      • Switches required: 86 - 91 pcs
      • Suggested purchase amount: 90 - 95 pcs
    • Keycaps
    • LED (optional)
      • 3mm LED
      • Available here
      • LED required: 86 - 91 pcs
      • Suggested purchase amount: 90 - 95 pcs


    Supported layouts

    MA87V2 supported layouts

    RGB backglow LEDs

    MA87V2 RGB Backglow LEDsMA87V2 RGB backglow LED

    Cherry Stabilisers

    MA87V2 Cherry StabilisersMA87V2 Cherry Stabilisers

    USB Type-C

    MA87V2 Type c USB

    Switch info table (clickable link):

    Name Feel Force (gf)
    Cherry MX blue Clicky 60
    Cherry MX green Clicky 80
    Cherry MX red Linear 45
    Cherry MX black Linear 60
    Cherry MX brown Tactile 55
    Cherry MX RGB speed silver Linear 45
    Gateron blue (KS-8) Clicky 60
    Gateron green (KS-8) Clicky 80
    Gateron clear (KS-8) Linear 35
    Gateron red (KS-8) Linear 45
    Gateron yellow (KS-8) Linear 50
    Gateron black (KS-8) Linear 60
    Gateron brown (KS-8) 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

    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

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    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


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