May Updates: Part 1

DVT or DESIGN VALIDATION TEST It’s been a month since we launched the DVT. The DVT is really important because this is the trial run of mass production. Everything needs to be working correctly. This goes for manufacturing and the assembly line. As expected, there...
April Manufacturing update and Youtube videos

April Manufacturing update and Youtube videos

Hello everyone! 👋 Recap: We launched the DVT (Design Validation Test) a week ago and we have already finished manufacturing most of the components, but there are still a few more left to be done. The Design Validation Test is important because it’s the final test...

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A new experience to configure your Raise!

A new experience to configure your Raise!

Hey there everyone! We’ve designed a new experience to configure your Raise and we hope you and our future users will love it! And now, we'd like to ask a favour... could you be one of our first beta testers and give us feedback? We'd really appreciate your help 🙂....

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We have lift off!

We have lift off!

We finally passed our pre-certification of the electronics. As a result, we were able to launch the DVT, the Design Validation Test, which means that we have started manufacturing 50 Raise keyboards! Yey! 🎉 This will be a trial run of all the components and most...

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The Final Push: Manufacturing update

The Final Push: Manufacturing update

Are we there yet? Believe us when we say that we can’t wait for mass production just as much as you guys! It’s been long and arduous but the learnings we’ve had throughout this entire process have been valuable.  As we approach this final leg (that has been taking...

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How to remove and replace mechanical switches

How to remove and replace mechanical switches

Do you know how to properly remove and replace your mechanical switches?    If not, you're in luck! The video below shows the proper way to: Remove your keycaps using a keycap puller Remove your switches using a switch puller Insert your switches back to your...

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Respawned and back in action!

Respawned and back in action!

Hello everyone! Chinese holidays are done and now we’re back in business! As you remember from our last update, we sent our feedback to our suppliers but had to wait for their replies because of the Chinese New Year. Since then, there have been more components that...

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The ultimate guide to mechanical keyboard switches for 2019

The ultimate guide to mechanical keyboard switches for 2019

When choosing your mechanical switches, you only want the best. The problem is that there are many kinds of switches, and there’s no easy way to learn and compare them. Luckily, we’ve done the research and created this guide for you! Welcome to 2019’s Ultimate Guide...

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Back from China – February manufacturing updates

Back from China – February manufacturing updates

Hey everyone! For those who weren’t able to read our last update, Manel went to China on January 14 till January 25 to visit all our factories. And as you know, the Dygma Raise is made up of so many components, each coming from different factories. It was yet again a...

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KAILH vs GATERON vs CHERRY – clicky sound comparison

KAILH vs GATERON vs CHERRY – clicky sound comparison

This video is a sound comparison of the 6 different Clicky switches we have here in the office. We thought it would be interesting for some of you to know how these different Clicky switches sound when compared to others. If there’s any specific switch you’d like us...

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The story behind the 8 special thumb keys

The story behind the 8 special thumb keys

Where do astronauts hang out? At the space bar.   Good bye space bar, and hello space bars! Yep, that’s right! With a normal keyboard, you use both your thumbs to press one massive key - the space bar. That’s when we thought, “why not replace that one...

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Quick update… more to follow!

Quick update… more to follow!

Hello everyone! Manel arrived from China last Friday. He brought with him a few Raise keyboards that were from the T1 and T2, some extra components, and loads of photos and videos! We still need to organize the resources and compile them into a more thorough update....

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January manufacturing updates

January manufacturing updates

Manel will be flying again to China on January 14 to visit all the factories and see how everything is going. It would be great for him to be there and see all the components in person so he can inspect them one by one. We will make another video of his trip so please...

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