Why?

Why not?

Components

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PartProductComment
SwitchesGatheron redlinear, x70
Stabilizers
PCB
Plate
Backplate
Keycaps
Lube

Tip: buy a lube station and a switch disassembler for more confort

Switches

First thing to do is to disassemble the switches and separate all the pieces for lubing.

Disassembled

Switches lubing

Switches lubing

Switches lubing

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Test the PCB

We want to test our PCB if any pin is damaged or not working, I used the VIA software to check it.

PCB connected

Stabilzers

Trim the useless feet of the stabilizers for better stability and less noise.

BeforeAfter
BeforeAfter

Now we will lube the stabs and place them on the PCB.

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Soldering

We now want to solder the switches to the PCB.

Soldering

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Finish

Put the keycaps on it and you got your brand new handmade keyboard.

Assembled keyboard

Not much but honest work

Sound testing

Sorry for bad quality

KeyboardSound
Ducky One 2 (MX brown)mp3
Keychron k3 (MX brown lubed)mp3
Mine (Gatheron red lubed)mp3