This page was last updated on July 26th, 2022.

KEYBOARDS

  • June 2022: GB ended 
  • July 2022: In production; machining has begun
  • May 2022: GB ended 
  • July 2022: Production has completed for silver, black, green, and navy units and have been shipped to our facilities. E-white units are currently still in production. 
  • May 2022: Finished anodization; e-coated units going through e-coating process
  • April 2022: Anodization colors approved by designer 
  • January 2022: Keyboards are undergoing a second round of anodization color matching to make sure the end result matches the designer's vision. Onyx will no longer ship before CNY. 
  • January 2022: We caught a slight machining error, which caused a short delay. We expect Onyx to ship to us before CNY. 
  • October 2021: Machining has finished, and they are now waiting for finishing and anodizing.
  • 2021-03-04: We are on track to ship in December. Orders have been placed with the manufacturers.
  • July 2022: Extras are live.
  • June 2022: Shipping to GB participants
  • May 2022: Units have shipped to us
  • April 2022:  Anodization colors approved by designer
  • January 2022: Keyboards are undergoing a second round of anodization color matching to make sure the end result matches the designer's vision. TMOv2 will no longer ship before CNY. 
  • January 2022: Machining is complete, it should be shipping to us late January/February.
  • October 2021: Machining has begun
  • 2021-07-04: GB has concluded.
  • May 2022: Shipping to GB participants
  • April 2022: PCBs are en route to us from the manufacturer and are expected to arrive shortly
  • March 2022: Iron165 is en route to us from the manufacturer.
  • January 2022: Tops and bottoms are done machining. Factory is currently assembling and packaging. We expect these to ship to us before CNY.
  • 2021-07-18: 1000 tops and 500 bottoms have been machined
  • 2021-02-28: GB has concluded.
  • July 2022: Extras are live.
  • March 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • Late March 2022: Wrong color PP plates manufactured, waiting to received fixed plates for those who wanted to wait.
  • Late March 2022: Shipping to participants.
  • January 2022: Manufacturing and anodizing is complete, we are waiting on e-coating. 
  • 2021-03-15: GB has concluded.
  • July 2022: Extras are live.
  • May 2022: GB units shipped to the participants. Waiting on extras info
  • March 2022: Units have shipped to us.
  • Late February 2022: Shipping to us in early March.
  • Late January 2022: Assembly is in progress, they should ship to us from Wuque before the end of February.
  • January 2022: Currently in Wuque's manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-08-04: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Machining is complete; units currently being anodized
  • May 2022: Currently in machining process
  • April 2022: In production
  • January 2022: Order is placed, board is in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-08-13: GB Concluded
  • May 2022: Anodization currently in progress
  • March 2022: Machining complete, waiting on anodization
  • 2021-08-29: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Units have shipped to our facilities
  • May 2022: Finished anodization; e-coated units going through e-coating process
  • April 2022: In production
  • January 2022: Boards are being machined.
  • 2021-07-22: GB Concluded
  • June 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info. 
  • May 2022: Units have shipped to us.
  • April 2022: Production completed; boards are being inspected; waiting on these getting shipped out
  • March 2022: Assembling, CNC and anodization complete!
  • Late February 2022: CNC done, waiting on anodization.
  • Late January 2022: All CNC is wrapping up, waiting on anodization.
  • January 2022: Order is placed, board is in Wuque's manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-07-22: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Machining is complete; units currently being prepped for anodization
  • May 2022: Currently in machining process
  • April 2022: Manufacturing starts this month 
  • January 2022: Order is placed, board is in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-07-22: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • June 2022: Shipping to GB participants
  • May 2022: Units have shipped to us. 
  • April 2022: Production is completed; Wuque is currently QC'ing and packing 
  • March 2022: Cases and Bluetooth PCB done, waiting on other PCBs.
  • Late February 2022: Cases in production, PCBs in production.
  • January 2022: In production, on schedule.
  • November 2021: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • June 2022: Shipping to GB participants
  • May 2022: Units have shipped to us. 
  • April 2022: Production is completed; Wuque is currently QC'ing and packing
  • March 2022: Cases and Bluetooth PCB done, waiting on other PCBs.
  • Late February 2022: Cases in production, PCBs in production.
  • January 2022: In production, on schedule.
  • November 2021: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • June 2022: Shipping to GB participants
  • May 2022: Units have shipped to us. 
  • April 2022: Production is completed; Wuque is currently QC'ing and packing
  • March 2022: Cases and Bluetooth PCB done, waiting on other PCBs.
  • Late February 2022: Cases in production, PCBs in production.
  • January 2022: In production, on schedule.
  • November 2021: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Machining started this month
  • June 2022: Machining to start at the end of this month
  • May 2022: Being prepped for machining
  • April 2022: In manufacturing queue
  • December 2021: GB Concluded
  • June 2022: Wuque is QC'ing, assembling, and packing keyboard kits
  • May 2022: CNC work has been completed; currently awaiting anodization
  • April 2022: 80% of Mammoth75 and 100% of Mammoth20 CNC work has been completed
  • March 2022: Currently CNC'ing
  • February 2022: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Units shipping to CK
  • June 2022: Wuque is assembling and packing keyboards; ETA change from June 2022 to July 2022
  • May 2022: In-production, the manufacturer finished CNC work
  • April 2022: GB Concluded
  • July 2022: Units are shipping to CK
  • June 2022: Wuque is assembling and packing keyboards
  • May 2022: In-production, the manufacturer finished CNC work
  • April 2022: GB Concluded
  • 6-20-22: GB Concluded

KEYSETS

  • July 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • July 2022: Units have shipped out to us
  • April 2022: Second round of samples approved
  • 2022-2-11: Email sent to participants detailing the doubleshot samples we received, and feedback given to Keyreative.
  • 2021-12-14: Email update sent to participants, waiting on double shot samples and more information from keyreative.
  • 2021-6-10: Keyreative has changed the method to doubleshot PBT in an independent decision. Waiting on samples
  • 2021-04-15: Keyreative is testing new processes that we hope will improve quality. Due to ongoing production delays, we expect this to ship in Late Q2 to Early Q3.
  • 2020-08-27: While we have not received any new updates from Keyreative directly, we now expect this to ship in Q1 2021
  • 2020-05-18: We have received color samples for KAT Atlantis and have approved the colors.
  • June 2022: Mauve wine color samples have been approved. Requested another round of samples based on feedback given to Keyreative.
  • April 2022: We received doubleshot samples. Analyzed and gave feedback to Keyreative. Mauve wine samples not approved, so requesting a new round of samples.
  • 2022-2-11: Email sent to participants detailing the KAT Atlantis doubleshot samples we received, and feedback given to Keyreative.
  • 2021-12-14: Email update sent to participants, waiting on double shot samples and more information from keyreative.
  • 2021-6-10: Keyreative has changed the method to doubleshot PBT in an independent decision. Waiting on samples
  • 2020-04-15: First round of color samples complete, waiting for second round.
  • 2020-08-27: We have received a first round of color samples, but given the delays at Keyreative, we believe these will not ship until Q2 2021.
  • 2022-2-11: Email sent to participants detailing the KAT Atlantis doubleshot samples we received, and feedback given to Keyreative.
  • 2021-12-14: Email update sent to participants, waiting on double shot samples and more information from keyreative.
  • 2021-6-10: Keyreative has changed the method to doubleshot PBT in an independent decision. Waiting on samples
  • 2021-04-15: Waiting to receive color samples. Accounting for Keyreative production delays, we estimate delivery in Q4 2021.
  • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in June 2021, based on most recent estimates. Based on how Keyreative is currently tracking, this ship date might slip.
  • May 2022: Mods and red were denied, so we are requesting another round of colors. Feedback has been given to GMK. 
  • April 2022: Third sample of color samples arrived, we are currently analyzing
  • January 2022: We have gone through two rounds of color samples, and have gone ahead and requested a third sample. Once color matching is complete we will be able to give an ETA.
  • August 2021: Set has been delayed to Q4.
  • 2021-07-31: Rama caps have shipped to us.
  • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in Q3 2021, based on most recent estimates. Orders have been submitted to GMK already.
  • July 2022: Units are shipping to our facilities
  • July 2022: Manufacturing is almost complete
  • January 2022: Color matching is complete and banderole is complete. Waiting in GMK's production queue.
  • 2020-02-05: We are on track to ship in Q4 2021, based on most recent estimates. Orders have been submitted to GMK already.
  • July 2022: Units have shipped to us
  • June 2022: In-production
  • May 2022: Production starting soon
  • January 2022: Currently in manufacturing queue.
  • 2020-02-05: We are on track to ship in Q4 2021, based on most recent estimates.
  • January 2022: Keyreative has published an updated timeline, which includes KAT Crusader.
  • July 2022: Manufacturing slated for August
  • January 2022: Color matching is complete, now waiting in production queue to be produced.
  • 2021-03-01: GB has concluded.
  • July 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • July 2022: RAMA caps have shipped to our facilities.
  • Sept/Oct 2021: Keyset only orders have shipped to customers.
  • September 2021: Sets have shipped from factory to port. Expect at least 4-6 weeks until they ship to participants.
  • 2021-08-12Production is nearing completion and will ship to us in the coming weeks. Due to variable shipping times we don't have an ETA at the moment.
  • 2021-04-01: GB has concluded.
  • April 2022: Color matching is complete, now waiting in manufacturing queue to be produced.
  • March 2022: Second round of samples received, waiting on measurements.
  • January 2022: First color samples received, feedback was given to GMK. Waiting on second round of samples. An ETA will be added once color matching is completed and the set is in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-03-15: GB has concluded.
  • June 2022: Samples approved; awaiting production
  • May 2022: Currently analyzing the alpha color
  • April 2022: Three of the four colors approved. We are opting for a second sample of the alphas color (white)
  • March 2022: First round of color samples not approved.
  • 2021-04-15: GB has concluded.
  • June 2022: Color samples approved; awaiting production of set
  • May 2022: Second round of color samples have shipped to us and should arrive soon.
  • March 2022: First round of color samples not approved. Waiting on second round.
  • Late January 2022: First round of samples were received and second round has been requested.
  • 2021-12-22:  Waiting in manufacturing queue for samples. There will be an update and ETA once samples have been received and approved.
  • 2021-04-08: GB has concluded.
  • January 2022: Currently in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-06-01: GB has concluded.
  • January 2022: Currently in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-06-15: GB has concluded.
  • May 2022: Color matching completed. Waiting in manufacturing queue.
  • January 2022: First color samples have been received and we are determining the next step. Once color matching is complete and the set is in the manufacturing queue, an ETA will be added.
  • 2021-07-01: GB has concluded.
  • January 2022: Currently in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-08-01: GB has concluded.
  • January 2022: Due to the color matching being done prior to GB, this set is currently in manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-08-18: GB has concluded.
  • May 2022: Awaiting second round of samples
  • April 2022: Light gray samples approved, however new rounds requested for teal and dark gray samples.
  • January 2022: First color samples have been received and we are determining the next step. Once color matching is complete and the set is in the manufacturing queue, an ETA will be added.
  • 2021-08-24: GB has concluded.
  • June 2022: Yellow color samples approved; requesting another round for red color samples to review
  • May 2022: New round of samples have been sent to the designer and are currently being measured/analyzed.
  • April 2022: all color samples approved except the red and yellow. We have requested a second sample for those 2 colors
  • January 2022: Waiting on first round of color samples. Once color matching is complete and the set is in the manufacturing queue, an ETA will be added.
  • 2021-09-01: GB has concluded.
  • November 2021: Color samples have been approved. Set is currently in the manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-09-01: GB has concluded.
  • January 2022: Order is placed and we are in the manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-10-01: GB has concluded.
  • June 2022: Manufacturing issue resulted in vast majority of kits needing to be remade; ETA has been adjusted to Q3 2022
  • May 2022: In production
  • May 2022: Supply chain shortages on plastics and pigments are causing further delays, new ETA is July
  • March 2022: Waiting on plastic shipment, late Q2 is still the ETA.
  • January 2022: Order is placed and we are in the manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-10-15: GB has concluded.
  • April 2022: We are waiting on color samples
  • January 2022: Order is placed and we are in the manufacturing queue.
  • 2021-10-15: GB has concluded.
  • March 2022: Currently in the manufacturing queue
  • 2021-11-01: GB has concluded.
  • June 2022: Cream color samples approved; new round of samples requested for blue color samples
  • May 2022: Samples received and currently analyzing for color accuracy.
  • January 2022: Waiting on color samples
  • 2021-11-01: GB has concluded.
  • June 2022: In production
  • March 2022: More feedback given to DMK, waiting on production.
  • January 2022: Samples received, feedback sent to Domikey.
  • 2021-12-01: GB has concluded.
  • February 2022: Waiting on color samples
  • 2021-12-01: GB has concluded.
  • May 2022: First round of color samples denied for the alpha color, feedback given to GMK. Waiting on second round of samples. 
  • April 2022: First color samples received, currently analyzing
  • 2021-12-15: GB has concluded.
  • July 2022: Samples approved; awaiting in production queue
  • April 2022: Color matching
  • 2021-1-28: GB has concluded.
  • 4-01-22: GB concluded.
  • 4-01-22: GB concluded.
  • July 2022: Legend samples are currently being reviewed for quality.
  • 4-22-22: GB concluded.
  • 6-20-22: GB concluded.

DESKMATS/OTHER

  • June 2022: Fog design approved; requested new samples for Mountains design for further review
  • May 2022: Waiting in manufacturing queue
  • Early April: Samples requested 
  • 12-01-21: GB concluded.
  • June 2022: Ghost design approved; requested new samples for Milo design for further review
  • June 2022: Second round of samples currently being produced; deskmats are still in manufacturing queue
  • May 2022: Waiting in manufacturing queue
  • Early April: Samples requested
  • 12-01-21: GB concluded.

 

 

  • June 2022: Samples approved; production starting soon
  • May 2022: Awaiting second round of samples
  • April 2022: Samples received
  • 4-01-22: GB concluded.
  • July 2022: Awaiting another round of samples for review
  • June 2022: Prototypes have been sent to the designer for review
  • 4-22-22: GB concluded.
  • July 2022: Extras on sale.
  • May 2022: Shipped to participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • April 2022: Deskmats are shipped to us
  • 2021-10-15: GB concluded.
  • July 2022: Extras on sale.
  • May 2022: Shipped to participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • April 2022: Deskmats are shipped to us
  • 2021-11-01: GB concluded.
  • July 2022: Extras on sale.
  • May 2022: Shipped to participants. Waiting on extras info.
  • April 2022: Deskmats are shipped to us
  • 2021-11-1: GB concluded.
  • June 2022: Shipped to GB participants. Waiting on extras information.
  • June 2022: Knobs have been forwarded to our facilities
  • May 2022: Knobs should arrive stateside around the end of May, and be forwarded to our facility in early June
  • April 2022: Order placed; waiting in production queue
  • June 2022: CNC work has completed; Wuque continuing to work on PVD mirror finish treatment
  • May 2022: In production, working on the mirror finish treatment
  • April 2022: Currently in production

COMPLETED GBS

Keysets (Completed)

GMK Wavez:

Current Status: Completed

  • 2020-02-04: Extras are shipping this week.
  • 2019-12-21: All orders have shipped. Extras will be available in a month or so.
  • 2019-12-13: The keycaps have still not arrived. There is an issue with the ESC key legends. Shipping may be delayed depending on the resolution we work out with GMK.
  • 2019-12-03: GMK shipped the keycaps to CannonKeys on December 3rd. 

GMK Peaches N Cream:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-05-18: All but a handful of orders have shipped. We are waiting on more boxes to arrive to finish shipping out the rest.
  • 2020-04-11: GMK has slipped their initial estimated ship date, but we still hope that this set will ship to us in April. Due to the impact of the ongoing pandemic on international shipping speeds, it may not ship to customers until May.
  • 2020-02-29: We have an estimated date of completion from GMK, sets should go out in April!
  • 2020-02-02: We've recieved and confirmed the 3rd round of color samples. This means we should have a ship date from GMK in late March or Early April. If all goes as planned, these will ship to customers in April.
  • 2020-01-14: The 3rd round of color samples have finished production and are awaiting shipping to CannonKeys. We should know if they work in the next couple weeks.
  • 2019-12-15: We are on our 3rd round of color sampling. Neither round 1 nor round 2 were quite good enough. We are prioritizing getting the colors correct over rushing manufacturing. Unfortunately this means that the set will be delayed.

GMK Voyage:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-03-31: Extras for GMK Voyage will go live sometime in the near future. All Group Buy orders have been fulfilled.
  • 2020-02-29: GMK has just shipped GMK Voyage to us! It'll take a week or so to arrive, and we'll be shipping it out shortly after.
  • 2020-02-04: GMK Voyage is currently being manufactured and hopefully will ship very soon.
  • 2019-12-15: Color sampling has been completed, and we are in GMK's manufacturing queue

GMK First Love:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-05-18: GMK First Love is scheduled to arrive tomorrow, and will be shipping shortly afterwards. RAMA Caps are delayed, and will likely arrive in June.
  • 2020-04-11: GMK has once again revised their estimate. First Love should ship to us by April 30th. We'll likely receive it in May, and have it shipped out by Mid-May. 
  • 2020-03-31: GMK has revised their estimate again, and First Love should arrive here in Late April.
  • 2020-02-29: GMK has provided an revised estimate for us, and First Love should ship out in late March!
  • 2019-12-15: Color sampling has been completed, and we are in GMK's manufacturing queue

GMK Cafe:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-08-27: All Cafe GB orders have shipped, extras will be sold later.
  • 2020-07-25: GMK Cafe should arrive sometime this upcoming week, and we hope to have it out shortly after.
  • 2020-06-22: GMK Cafe has shipped from GMK. Given recent shipping experiences, we don't expect this to arrive until Late July.  
  • 2020-05-18: COVID-19 has impacted shipping speeds, so we will likely not be able to receive and fulfill GMK Cafe until Late June or Early July.
  • 2020-04-11: GMK has once again revised their estimate. Cafe should ship to us at the very end of May. We'll likely receive it in June, and have it shipped out by Mid-June.
  • 2020-03-31: GMK has provided an estimate for us- GMK Cafe should arrive in late May. The coronavirus may impact this timeframe.
  • 2019-12-15: Color sampling has been completed, and we are in GMK's manufacturing queue

 

GMK Delta:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-10-15: GMK Delta is complete
  • 2020-07-25: GMK Delta arrived earlier than expected and all GB orders have shipped.
  • 2020-06-22: Given the delays we've experienced with GMK sets recently, we don't expect to receive this until August.
  • 2020-05-18: GMK expects Delta to ship in mid June, so we hope to fulfill our orders in July.
  • 2020-04-11: While GMK has not provided a firm estimate for GMK Delta yet, we expect it to ship in late June and ship to customers in July.
  • 2019-12-15: GMK has already created all the colors involved in GMK Delta, so color sampling is not necessary. We are in GMK's manufacturing queue.

GMK Rudy:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2021-04-05: All Extras for GMK Rudy have shipped.
  • 2020-10-15: All GB orders for GMK Rudy have shipped. Extras will be sold soon.
  • 2020-08-27: This is supposed to ship from GMK this week, which means we are on track to ship to customers sometime in September. 
  • 2020-06-22: Color samples have been approved. Given the delays we've experienced with GMK sets recently, we don't expect to receive this until September.
  • 2020-04-11: While GMK has not provided a firm estimate for GMK Rudy yet, we expect it to ship in late July and ship to customers in August
  • 2020-02-04: Color samples have arrived and they match the RALs we picked extremely well. We have confirmed the samples.
  • 2020-01-04: We've submitted final numbers to GMK. The color samples are almost ready, and we should know if they will work soon

GMK Moon Dust:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2021-04-05: All Extras for GMK Moon Dust have shipped.
  • 2020-12-31: This has fully shipped, extras will go on sale soon
  • 2020-10-15: GMK has delayed shipment on this set to December
  • 2020-08-27: At this point, we think it's safe to say that Moon Dust will ship to customers in October, given that GMK Rudy has just shipped.
  • 2020-06-22: Color samples have been received and approved. We hope that GMK can catch up with manufacturing by September, but time will tell. This is an optimistic estimate.
  • 2020-04-11: We have still not received color samples from GMK for the first round - hopefully the first round gets the colors right. If that hold's true, we expect this to ship in September.
  • 2020-02-04: We've submitted final numbers to GMK. The color samples are Pantones, so we have not yet received them. We are optimistic that GMK will match them well

GMK Finer Things:

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2021-04-05: All Extras for GMK Finer Things have shipped.
  • 2020-11-15: All GB orders for GMK Finer Things have shipped. 
  • 2020-10-15: GMK Finer Things has shipped from GMK and should ship soon.
  • 2020-06-22: Color samples have been received and approved. We hope that GMK can catch up with manufacturing. This is an optimistic estimate.
  • 2020-03-31: GMK Finer Things is undergoing color matching. We hope to achieve the expected September ship date, but it depends on GMK production speed and timelines.

GMK WoB/BoW Mod Extension Kit

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-10-15: All replacement kits have shipped
  • 2020-07-25: Replacement kits have not arrived at CannonKeys yet. When they do, we will follow up via email to get them out to GB participants.
  • 2020-02-29: All extension kits have been shipped. There are a limited number of extras that will go on sale soon.
  • 2020-02-04: The extension kit has shipped from GMK and should arrive this at CannonKeys soon. Expect it to ship next week.
  • 2020-01-14: We heard from GMK today that this extension kit should be ready in February 2020. 

GMK Missing Keys

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-06-22: All GMK Missing Keys sets have shipped to customers, extras soon.
  • 2020-05-18: GMK Missing Keys has finally shipped from GMK, and should arrive at CannonKeys soon!
  • 2020-03-31: We have an estimated ship date of mid April from GMK to CannonKeys in Mid April.
  • 2020-02-29: We haven't received a revised estimate from GMK about this, but we expect these to arrive sometime in March
  • 2020-01-14: We heard from GMK today that this extension kit should be ready in Late Feb or Early March 2020.

GMK Pretty in Pink

Current ETA: Completed

  • 2020-06-22: All GMK Pretty in Pink sets have shipped to customers, extras soon.
  • 2020-05-18: GMK hopes to ship this out by the end of May.
  • 2020-02-29: We haven't received a revised estimate from GMK about this, but we expect these to arrive sometime in April.

KAT Eternal

Current ETA: Shipped, handling claims, Extras Soon

  • 2020-12-31: All KAT Eternal GB orders have shipped. We're currently waiting on Keyreative to process all claims we've submitted. Extras will go on sale after that.
  • 2020-08-27: Due to spacebar shrinking issues, Keyreative is remanufacturing spacebars, which will take 2 weeks. This pushes the ship date to Late Sept - October
  • 2020-07-25: Keyreative has told us that KAT Eternal will ship in July. This means that we should be able to ship these to customers in Late August - Early September.
  • 2020-06-22: We are waiting to hear from Keyreative about a production update. KAT Milkshake had some issues, so they are taking time to ensure KAT Eternal won't have the same problems. Our optimistic estimates are that this will ship in August 2020.
  • 2020-02-29: Due to the coronavirus situation in China, Keyreative has been closed. As such, we should expect a 1-2 month delay in manufacturing on all KAT sets. This should hopefully ship by June 2020.

KAT Lucky Jade

Current ETA: Shipped, extras soon

  • 2021-06-03: All orders have been fulfilled and will ship out in the next business day.
  • 2021-04-15: Finished production and shipping to us soon.
  • 2020-08-27: While we have not received any new updates from Keyreative directly, we now expect this to ship in Q1 2021.
  • 2020-06-22: We have received color samples for KAT Lucky Jade and have approved the colors.
  • 2020-04-11: We should receive samples for KAT Lucky Jade soon.

    GMK Honey

    Current ETA: Completed

    • 2021-04-01: All Group buy orders have been shipped. Extras to be announced soon.
    • 2020-12-31: Given the COVID closures in Germany, we now expect these to ship from GMK to us in Late January, which means they will ship to customers in early February.
    • 2020-10-15: Color samples are all approved, and GMK's newest estimate for shipment is January 2020
    • 2020-06-22: We received our first round of color samples, they are extremely close, but we believe they are a bit darker than the Pantone chips we sent. Another round will follow.
    • 2020-05-18: We are still waiting on color samples from GMK. We have placed the order with GMK.

    GMK Noel

    Current ETA: Completed

    • 2021-04-05: All Extras for GMK Noel have shipped.
    • 2021-02-01: All GB orders have shipped.
    • 2020-12-31: GMK Noel has moved shipping up to January 2021
    • 2020-10-15: GMK Noel is slated to ship in March 2020
    • 2020-08-27: Color samples have been approved and we are waiting in the manufacturing queue.
    • 2020-06-22: CannonKeys has received our first round of color samples, the samples are still on route to Australia for the designer to weigh in and approve/deny.
    • 2020-05-18: We are still waiting on color samples from GMK. We have placed the order with GMK.
    • 2021-04-15: Signature Plastics told us the resin for SA Mizu was only delivered earlier this week. There are worldwide resin  shortages due to COVID-19, which impacted the delivery of the missing resin. Based on their current production timelines, they estimate this to finish towards the end of May. This means we can likely ship these out to customers in June.
    • May 2022: Completed
    • April 2022: Shipped to the participants. Extras on sale
    • April 2022: GMK Hallyu has shipped to us from GMK.
    • January 2022: We expect to receive these keycaps late March.
    • 2020-12-31: We are on track to ship in Q3 2021, based on most recent estimates. Orders have been submitted to GMK already.
    • June 2021: Due to GMK delays, the ETA has been pushed back to Q4
    • May 2022: Completed
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • March 2022: Shipped to participants.
    • Late January 2022: Keycaps are en route to us from the factory.
    • 2021-12-14: Waiting on reverse dyesub pieces that were outsourced in order to get the best quality. Set to ship to us before the 1st of February.
    • 2021-08-04: Samples approved, production is starting!
    • 2021-04-15: We rejected our first sample due to quality concerns, waiting on the second sample.
    • 2021-02-06: We unfortunately did not receive final samples prior to Chinese New Year as planned, so we expect this to now ship in Late April 2021.
    • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in Feb 2021, based on most recent estimates
    • October 2021: Sets have started shipping to participants
    • 2021-08-03: GMK pushed shipping to August 13th.
    • 2021-06-02: GMK pushed shipping to Late July, due to raw material shortages. 
    • 2021-04-15: Completing production and projected to ship in early May. We expect to ship out to customers in late May.
    • 2020-10-15: Deep Navy samples have been approved. GMK's latest update estimates shipping in March.
    • 2020-08-27: We have received color samples and forwarded them along to the designer in the UK.
    • 2020-06-22: The order for GMK Deep Navy has been submitted to the manufacturer.
    • 2021-12-06: Shipping to participants soon!
    • 2021-12-02: We received notice from GMK that the keycaps will be shipping to us soon! No hard eta yet.
    • 2021-06-17: This has been unfortunately delayed and we now expect to ship in October 2021
    • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in June 2021, based on most recent estimates
    • April 2022: Shipped to the participants. Extras on Sale.
    • February 2022: Keycaps have arrived, shipping out soon!
    • January 2022: Keycaps have to shipped to us from overseas. 
    • December 2021: Wuque is actively QC'ing the most recent batch of replacement keycaps sent by Geekark. Once this is completed and all replacements confirmed to be good, we will have an ETA.
    • 2021-08-26: Date has been pushed back to late September/early October.
    • 2021-07-25: Geekark finished 1st injection, but colors are not right. They are doing it a 2nd time today, and expect to send to us in 3-4 days.
    • 2021-05-24: Wuque has received a second round of color samples. Wuque expects to deliver them to vendors in June 2021
    • 2021-04-15: Estimated delivery based on pattern of GMK delays.
    • 2020-08-27: We have placed the order with GMK and paid for the keycaps.

    Deskmats/Other (Completed)

    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • January 2022: Deskmats have shipping from the factory.
    • September 2021: Pushed back to November
    • June 2021: Currently on 3rd round of color matching
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • January 2022: Deskmats have shipping from the factory.
    • September 2021: Pushed back to November
    • June 2021: Currently on 3rd round of color matching
    • April 2022: Extras on sale
    • January 2022: Deskmats have shipping from the factory.
    • September 2021: Pushed back to November
    • June 2021: Currently on 3rd round of color matching
    • April 2022: Extra sales finished
    • January 2022: Deskmats have shipping from the factory.
    • September 2021: Pushed back to November
    • June 2021: Currently on 3rd round of color matching
    • April 2022: Extra sales finished
    • February 2022: Waiting on a partial shipment of deskmats that have some under the sea deskmats. They will be shipped to participants when they arrive at our facility. 
    • January 2022: Deskmats have shipping from the factory.
    • September 2021: Pushed back to November
    • June 2021: Currently on 3rd round of color matching
    • January 2022: Mats have been received and have begun shipping to participants.
    • September 2021: Pushed back to November
    • June 2021: Currently on 3rd round of color matching

     

    • September 2021: Pushed back to October
    • July 2021: Deskmats are at port waiting to be shipped to us.
    • 2021-04-29: Color/design matching has required multiple rounds of revision with the factory. We're on track to receive these in June 2021.
    • June 2021: Shipping to us

     

    • 2021-04-01: GB concluded.

     

    No updates yet.

     

    No updates yet.

    Unlisted deskmats are on track to hit the delivery dates listed on the group buy product page.

    Pink on Navy Deskmats
    Status - Shipping to GB participants
    ETA - June 2021
    • 2021-05-24: GB deskmats have arrived and will ship out this week.
    • 2021-04-29: Due to continued congestion at the ports, we project that we'll receive product sometime in May.
    Winter Bunny Deskmats
    Status - Completed
    ETA - Completed
    • 2021-05-24: GB deskmats have arrived and will ship out this week.
    • 2021-04-29: Due to continued congestion at the ports, we project that we'll receive product sometime in May.

    ClassyTKL Deskmats:

    • 2021-06-03: All deskmats have been fulfilled and will be shipped on the next business day.

     

     

    Keyboards (Completed)

    Satisfaction75:

    Current Status: Completed

    • 2020-02-29: We're working on something cool S75 related. Keep your eyes open!
    • 2020-02-29: We will be running a GB for a new PCB revision with improved ESD protection. The first PCB has some ESD protection, but this one will have more. No ESD protection is perfect, and static shocks can still cause problems with PCBs.
    • 2020-02-04: The extras have all been shipped (except for one, which will ship very very soon). There will be a R2 before 2020 is over.
    • 2019-12-30: All orders have been shipped. We're now waiting to ensure people are satisfied. Extras will be available in late Jan 2020, after any issues with GB participant units are taken care of, please do not ask.
    • 2019-12-15: All but 3 orders have shipped. The 3 outstanding orders are missing information (phone numbers, etc.) or require some special treatment. 
    • 2019-12-15: Extras will be available in late Jan 2020, after any issues with GB participant units are taken care of.

    Equinox:

    Current ETA: Complete

    • 2020-02-29: All Equinox keyboards have shipped out. Extras will go on sale sometime soon. Join the Cannon Crew to keep up to date on all the extra information!
    • 2020-02-04: Due to the Coronavirus, our factory has delayed coming back from vacation. Hopefully once they get back, they can hit the ground running and finish up the Equinox boards. We expect these to ship in late Feb or early March.
    • 2020-01-14: The Equinox boards are partially complete with anodization. There are a still few colors left. It's unlikely they finish and ship prior to Chinese New Year, so we have to delay until February.
    • 2019-12-30: PCBs have been completed and are shipping to vendors.
    • 2019-12-15: Boards have been machined and are waiting for anodization. PCBs/Hardware/Gaskets have been ordered.

    Iron165:

    Current ETA: Completed 

    • 2020-06-22: All Iron165 orders have shipped
    • 2020-04-11: The manufacturer is nearly done with Iron165, and we hope that it ships to us soon.
    • 2020-02-29: Due to the coronavirus in China, our manufacturer has been shut down longer than expected. Our revised estimate is now April 2020.
    • 2019-12-15: Boards have been ordered, and we are waiting on machining. 
    • 2019-12-15: Updated shipping invoices have NOT gone out yet, but should go out in the next couple weeks.

    TMOv2:

    Current ETA: Completed

    • 2020-05-18: All TMOv2 units have shipped, unless shipping restrictions disallowed shipping. We have reached out to impacted customers.
    • 2020-04-11: The manufacturer is nearly done with TMOv2, and we hope that it ships to us soon.
    • 2020-02-29: We are not sure we will be able to hit the April 2020 ship date due to the Coronavirus. We are hoping that our manufacturer can gain some time and we can ship as expected.
    • 2019-12-30: Machining has completed and we are on to anodization. We are on track to meet our ETA. Remember Chinese New Year basically adds a month wait.
    • 2019-12-16: Funderburker has made a minor design change to the polycarbonate version of the keyboard. There will be more screw holes on the polycarb version in order to ensure structural soundness. For more information, check his update here.
    • 2019-12-15: Boards have been ordered, and we are waiting on machining.

    Chimera 65:

    Current ETA: Completed

    • 2020-12-31: All GB orders have shipped. Extras will likely go on sale in Jan 2021.
    • 2020-08-27: After 8 weeks, we've finally received the keyboards. It was sitting in a warehouse in NY for more than 3 weeks because the shipping company's drivers came down with COVID. We're hard at work QCing and these will ship ASAP.
    • 2020-06-22: Chimera65 has shipped and is on it's way to the US. It will take some time to arrive, and it will also take some time to QC, so we expect it to ship in August 2020.
    • 2020-05-18: Manufacturing is nearly complete on the Chimera65, but due to slow shipping, we do not expect to receive them until Late June or Early July.
    • 2020-02-29: We are not sure we will be able to hit the May 2020 ship date due to the Coronavirus. We are hoping that our manufacturer can gain some time and we can ship as expected.
    • 2020-01-14: PCBs are under manufacturing. The cases are waiting in the machining queue.
    • 2019-12-20: The order has been placed with the manufacturer.
    • 2019-12-15: GB has closed and we're taking care of last minute requests prior to submitting the order. The order will be submitted this week.

    Prophet:

    Current ETA: Completed, waiting on plates for extras

    • 2020-12-31: Due to holiday shipping delays from couriers, the Prophets just arrived at CannonKeys this week. We hope to get them out the first week of January.
    • 2020-11-23: Prophet keyboards have shipped from the factory and are on track to ship in December. 
    • 2020-05-18: The order for Prophet has been placed with the manufacturer.

    Atlas:

    Current ETA: Completed

    • 2021-02-20: Due to backups at the Port of Los Angeles, our keyboards are waiting on a boat off the coast of California. Due to this delivery delay, we expect this to land in March now.
    • 2020-12-31: Our keyboard manufacturer is doing the final packing of the Atlas keyboards now. The new ETA for shipping to customers is February 2021.
    • 2020-11-23: The Atlas keyboards were nearly done, but the Dark Grey units all had defects. They are being remanufactured now. New ETA is January 2021. 
    • 2020-06-22: The order for Atlas has been placed with the manufacturer.

    Clarabelle:

    Current ETA: Completed, waiting for extras

    • 2021-02-20: Due to backups at the Port of Los Angeles, our keyboards are waiting on a boat off the coast of California. Due to this delivery delay, we expect this to land in March now.
    • 2020-12-31: Our keyboard manufacturer is doing the final packing of the Clarabelle keyboards now. The new ETA for shipping to customers is February 2021.
    • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in Jan 2021
    • 2020-07-25: The Clarabelle order has been placed with the manufacturer.
    • 2020-06-22: Clarabelle is still open for a week, for option selection. The order will be placed shortly after close.

    Adelie:

    Current ETA: Completed

      • 2021-6-22: Adelie has been shipped to GB participants
      • 2021-04-15: Adelie has been packed by our manufacturer, and will ship soon. Accounting for worldwide shipping slowdowns and the backup at the port at LA, we optimistically think that these will ship in May but could slip to June.
      • 2020-12-31: We are on track to hit our April 2021 ship date.
      • 2020-11-23: All orders for Adelie have been placed with manufacturers, and we are on track to ship in April 2021.
    • May 2022: Extras sold. 
    • January 2022: Shipping to participants shortly.
    • 2021-24-11: Delay email sent out to participants, en route to warehouse via sea shipping. Arriving in 1-2 months.
    • September 2021: Due to rolling power outages in China, and a holiday in October, this has been delayed.
    • 2021-07-25: Awaiting samples from manufacturer.
    • 2021-05-15: GB has concluded.
    • April 2022: Extra sales completed
    • March 2022: Shipping to participants.
    • Late February 2022: Units have arrived at CannonKeys!
    • Late January 2022: Units have shipped to us from Wuque.
    • January 2022: Delay due to COVID outbreak at factory. We expect these to ship to us this month.
    • 2021-07-25: Awaiting samples from manufacturer.
    • 2021-07-15: GB has concluded.
    • 2021-08-03: Dark grey shipping out to customers soon!
    • 2021-06-03: We expect to ship the dark grey J-02s sometime in late June or early July.
    • 2020-12-31: All J-02s have arrived, and they have shipped, with the exception of those meant for Dark Grey J-02 purchasers who chose to wait for the proper color. Those will arrive April 2021. Extras will go on sale soon.
    • 2020-08-27: Production is nearly finished, just final assembly is required. But given the time necessary to ship and QC, we believe this will ship in October.
    • 2020-06-22: While production is proceeding as planned, given shipping times, we don't believe J-02 will be quite ready to ship until September 2020.
    • 2020-05-18: We've received a production prototype, and everything is set for larger production. We're on track to hit the August 2020 ship date.
    • 2020-02-29: Not all manufacturers are open, but orders for the ones that are have been placed.
    • 2021-10-11: Boards have started shipping to participants
    • 2021-08-23: Boards have started to ship from factory.
    • June 2021: Expected to ship from factory in early July.
    • 2020-12-31: We are on track to ship in Q3 2021. Orders have been placed with the manufacturers.
      • August 2021: All participants have had their boards shipped. GB is complete.
      • 2021-08-02: Units have been shipped to CannonKeys.
      • 2021-03-21: GB has concluded.
    • 2021-09-28: We have recieved the Ikki68's, and are beginning to ship them out to customers. This process will likely take at least a week due to the volume.
    • August 202Waiting on shipment from port.
    • 2021-07-25: Shipping to CannonKeys, badges are still being CNC'd.
    • 2021-03-10: GB has concluded.
    • December 2021: All Satisfaction75 have been shipped to participants. Extras date tbd.
    • 2021-10-26: The first batch of Sat75 are shipping to customers soon, the second batch is shipping to us.
    • 2021-09-23: The first half of the Satisfaction75s have shipped to us, and the second half are being assembled and packed. We will be fulfilling this in a rolling manner. Once the first half arrives, we will QC and ship these keyboards out first, versus waiting to ship these after all units have arrived. While we don't have a precise ETA on the second half yet, we expect to share an update soon.
    • 2021-07-26: Half of the Satisfaction75 units have been manufactured and anodized, and are actively being assembled. The remaining units are waiting on anodization [then assembly].
    • June 2021: Manufacturer responded to an update request saying they are still on track for Q3.
    • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in Q3 2021. Orders have been placed with the manufacturers.
    • April 2022: Extras have been ordered
    • Early March 2022: Boards have shipped to participants.
    • February 2022: Andromeda has arrived, QC starting ASAP.
    • January 2022: Keyboards have shipped to CannonKeys from the factory.
    • 2021-12-15: Email sent to participants, we are hoping to start shipping in late February.
    • July 2021: Anodization is almost done and PVD has started. Manufacturing should be done in August.
    • 2020-11-23: We are on track to ship in May 2021. Orders have been placed with the manufacturers.
    • April 2022: Extras have been ordered.
    • February 2022: Units have been shipped to participants.
    • February 2022: Sagittarius have arrived and we are QC'ing them.
    • January 2022: Manufacturing and assembly is complete. They have been shipped to us.
    • 2021-11-30: Assembly has begun.
    • October 2021: Nanopore and surface finishing
    • 2021-09-04: Anodizing has started.
    • July 2021: Sagittarius has finished machining and is now onto anodizing. Still on track for Q4.
    • June 2021: Delayed until Q4
    • 2020-12-31: We are on track to ship in Q3 2021. Orders have been placed with the manufacturers.
    • April 2022: Shipped to the participants.
    • Early April 2022: Batch has shipped to us
    • March 2022: GB Concluded
    • May 2022: Pre-orders have shipped to participants.
    • April 2022: Units have shipped to us.
    • March 2022: GB Concluded
    • April 2022: Extras have been ordered.
    • March 2022: QC is in progress.
    • January 2022: Shipped to CannonKeys from the factory.
    • January 2022: Manufacturing and anodization is complete, waiting on e-coating. We expect production to be complete before CNY.
    • October 2021: Polishing has started
    • July 2021: Manufacturing should be done in August. New ETA October/November.
    • 2020-12-31: We are on track to ship in Q3 2021. Orders have been placed with the manufacturers.