A Buyer’s Guide for Custom Mechanical Keyboards
In the vast world of custom mechanical keyboards, we understand how overwhelming getting started may be. This guide will break down the critical components that you need to get started in an easy-to-understand infographic and includes quick-shopping links under our recommended starting points section.
We have selected the two most popular switch types linear (straight up and down motion) and tactile (physical feedback during keystroke) for each build.
Clicking any of the links will generate a purchasable cart for your convenience. Please keep in mind that you will still need to select a keycap set.
Not all of these add-ons are completely necessary but are highly recommended.