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Avalon — Trailblazer Keyboards

Leaf Spring 65% with Macro Column — Felix Jen

Released on March 03, 2022

Trailblazer Keyboards Avalon

FJLaboratories worked closely with Trailblazer Keyboards to design the Avalon—a unique 65% design that features a custom leaf spring design, a left-handed macro column, and an integrated light bar for the badge. FJLaboratories also performed all renderings and developed the project introduction video.


Photos rendered by FJLaboratories on Keyshot:

Technical Details

Specification Value
PCB Thickness 1.2mm
PCB Material Tg 170-180 FR4
Surface Finish ENIG – 1U Thick
Copper Weight 1oz/ft2
Soldermask Matte Black – Custom
Maximum Power Consumption 400mA
Standby Power Consumption 19mA
Microprocessor ATMEGA32U4-MU
Firmware Download (VIA) TBA
QMK Repository Firmware TBA
VIA Repository TBA

Where to Buy

The Avalon keyboard kit will be found at Trailblazer Keyboards for worldwide orders in Mid-2022. These keyboards kits will be sold in-stock upon release.