Mechanical Keyboards, Keycaps & Components
GMK Sumi

inspired by Japanese Ink Painting Art.

Sumi is one of the most anticipated eastern themed sets of 2020. Inspired by Japanese Ink Painting Art, Fake-Virtual has created a simple dark and light GMK set using small touches of art for novelties and the deskmats. Some themes that have been used in the set include Bonsai trees, Khoi fishes and Sakura trees. Do not miss out on this one.

GMK Sumi is designed to support nearly all keyboards out there, from HHKB layouts, to Ortholinear layouts, we are sure you will find your fit. The GMK Sumi Group-Buy comes with 5 Kits, you can look at the following kits below. There are 2 alpha packs, one in the base kit as standard and one mono kit, which allows you to convert your keys into non-latin lettering. There is a Novelty kit featuring different themed keys, and a Space kit that will allow Ortho/Ergo users to join in on the fun. The 40s kit allows small keyboard users to kit their board out with Sumi as well.


Group-Buy Progress

GMK Sumi is hosted by Deskhero, Zfrontier, Switchkeys & ProjectKeyboard. Please use your respective proxy to enable fast shipping times and accurate tax calculation. When purchasing GMK Sumi you are entered into the Group-Buy and are going to have to wait until the manufacturing of the keycaps complete. You are required to pay upfront so that you are committed to the group-buy. There are no price-drops at quantities. Please stay updated via our NEWS Section on our site. If a kit does not make the MOQ, you can ask for a refund but CandyKeys is making sure that all Kits will hit MOQ.


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Check Progress of MOQ

GMK Electronic Design is a manufacturing of original Cherry MX keycaps based in south Germany, right next to CandyKeys. GMK manufactures keycaps using original Cherry MX Molding Tooling bought from Cherry in 2011. All keycaps are manufactured from thick, high quality ABS Plastic and are made sure to carry perfect smooth texture and lasting design.



RAMAWORKS is providing ESC R1 Artisans for the groupbuy, milled out of aluminium and fitting with with red color enamel, the e-white finish is a perfect combination for the set. This keycap fits the GMK Keycap profile perfectly.


A desk mat is also available for this group-buy, there are 4 Mats available. The mats are 900x400x4mm with a rubber base, with a cloth top.

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Available Kits

Sumi Products

Above you can find the progress of all Kits, they are updated automatically with EU purchases, and World-Wide Purchases are updated every day on top. The Extra Products have no MOQ, they will be pre-ordered as normal.

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