TKC1800 Unpainted Kit
TKC1800 Unpainted Kit
TKC1800 Unpainted Kit

TKC1800 Unpainted Kit

Pre-order
Regular price $179.00

This Group Buy has closed. We'll have limited extras available to buy in stock after GB orders have shipped. Join our newsletter for updates:


Closing Date: Mar 31, 2020

Expected Ship Date: Mar 2020

Current purchase numbers

Enjoy a full size board in a compact space! The 1800 layout has been a favorite for POS systems and rack mounted servers for decades due to its small footprint. Bring this vintage style to your desk with a modern TKC twist! This is in stock and ships by Friday, with free domestic shipping!

Featuring a brand new ABS plastic case from Cherry Germany, an anodized aluminum plate in your choice of color, brand new plaques, diffusers, & a full featured QMK PCB made by TKC. All TKC PCBs include a non-transferable 1 year warranty!

Included in this kit are:

  • Case - TKC1800 decal and silver plaque attached
  • PCB of your choice
  • Plate of your choice
  • Bump ons - Brand new and improved
  • (5) 3mm LEDs for the indicator lights in choice of color (3 for indicators, 2 spares)
  • All in a super fancy box by OneCreativeMind

Plate and PCB are also available for purchase separately. 

*NOTE from JSON: If you go to checkout and the system errors out, you likely chose a plate color that is not available. I have no way to fix this right now :-( Best bet, clear your cart and start over again with a different plate color. 

The Cases

  • Brand New ABS Plastic Case from Cherry
  • Available in Light Grey and Black
  • Modified by TKC to accommodate switch plate

The PCB

  • Colors: Green or Black
  • QMK Firmware - easy to program and many programming options
  • Mini-USB and hardwire
  • MX & Alps compatible
  • All SMD are pre-soldered from factory
  • Atmel AT90USB1286 MCU
  • In switch LED and indicator LED support on PCB
  • SPI interface for tinkering

The Plate

  • Brushed Aluminum 1.5mm thick in choice of color
  • Polished PVD Brass option (additional cost)
  • MX and Alps variants available for plate
    • MX Plate allows switch-top opening
    • MX Plate requires PCB mount Cherry style stabilizers
    • Alps Plate requires Costar plate mount stabilizers

      Other in stock - Keycaps and Stabilizers

      Complete your build with ePBT DoubleShot ABS sets and Everglide Stabs that we have in stock.

        💡 This product is a Group Buy.

        • A Group Buy (GB) is a pre-order.
        • Shipping: This product will ship to you according to the expected ship date above. This date may change due to production or shipping delays. If you order this with other GB items, they will ship together when they are all ready. If your shipping address changes in between when you place your order and when we ship it out, contact us so we can update it.
        • Product images are renders unless indicated otherwise, and the final product may vary slightly in color.