Group Buy Status Updates

Keysets

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: April 2020

  • 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: April 2020

  • 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: May 2020

  • 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: June 2020

  • 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: July 2020

  • 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: August 2020

  • 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 WoB/BoW Mod Extension Kit

Current ETA: Completed

  • 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: April 2020

  • 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: April 2020

  • 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: June 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.

Keyboards

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: April 2020

  • 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: Late April 2020

  • 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: May 2020

  • 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.

J-02:

Current ETA: August 2020

  • 2020-02-29: Not all manufacturers are open, but orders for the ones that are have been placed.