IRON165 by Smith + Rune

We're pleased to partner with Smith + Rune again to bring you the IRON165 keyboard!

Iron165 Features

  • 7 Degree Typing Angle
  • Full Gasket Isolation Mount
  • Bottom Accent Plate w/exposed rune logo
  • Low-Profile Front Height (less than 17.25mm)
  • Seamless Case Design
  • QMK/VIA compatible PCB, designed in collaboration with Gondolindrim
  • Unified C3 USB-C daughterboard (centered on case)
  • Optimized plate for consistency on every key press (see here)

Iron165 Colors

Each board comes with a black anodized aluminum base and contrasting aluminum accent plate and aluminum badge. Please refer to the renders for a visual depiction.

  • Midnight Teal
  • Graphite
  • Red

Price (all prices in SGD)

  • Base Kit - 566 SGD

Addons and Extras (all prices in SGD)

  • Extra PCB w/daughterboard and JST cable - $79 SGD
  • Extra Aluminum Plate - $53 SGD
  • Forged Carbon Plate - $66 SGD
  • Stainless Steel (mirror polished) Weight and Badge Set - $235 SGD

  • Copper Weight and Badge Set - $135 SGD

  • Brass Weight and Badge Set - $120 SGD

Supported Layouts

There will be three plate layout options, semi-fixed. All plates support split backspace and stepped caps. ISO plates may not be available from all vendors.

  • ANSI (6.25u bottom row)
  • Tsangan (7u bottom row)
  • ISO

What's In The Base Kit Box

  • Iron165 Keyboard
  • Aluminum Plate
  • PCB, USB-C Daughterboard, and JST cable
  • Gaskets and all mounting hardware

For more details, please check geekhack iron165 r2 IC post here



IRON165 GB will open on Feb 27th 11pm SGT, 10 mins region lock and FCFS.
GB ends at March 6th 11pm SGT (or sold out).
Estimated shipping time will be end of Q4 2021 or early of Q1 2022. 


How to Purchase

Step1: Get Your Spot

We will open the group buy on 27th Feb at 11:00pm (SGT time) for you to secure your iron165 slot. All you need to do is to check out the base with FREE SHIPPING.

Yes! You will only need to check out the base ($565 SGD), this is to make sure you can secure your slot within the shortest time without worrying about the color and extra parts.

Please note that there is no free shipping for this group buy, this FREE SHIPPING is for faster check out. The actual shipping fee will be calculated during the next section.

If you successfully check out the base order, Congratulations! This means you are on board for iron165.

You don’t have to worry about the color and add-on, as we will open another link on 28th Feb at 11:00pm (SGT time) for you to choose.

Please note:

  1. 1 person, 1-unit, extra units will be cancelled
  2. No spot transfer will be allowed. We will only ship to the original customer.


Step 2: Choose the color and add-ons

The link for you to choose the color and extras will be open for 7 days from 28th Feb 11pm (SGT) to 6th March 11pm (SGT). 

Please note:

  1. Don’t be panic, you will have enough time to think about it! Please double check your color and add-on before checking out. You can ONLY check out your add-ons in ONE order. We are unable to combine two add-on orders or edit the items.
  2. Please check out under the same account which you placed your base order. If you check out with different account, we are unable to match the two orders together and will cancel your slot.
  3. We recommend using DHL Express for international orders.
  4. We are unable to upgrade shipping method after order purchased. Please consider your shipping method before checking out. If you still want to change the courier, we will cancel the order and let you reorder again.
  5. We will use your Color and Add-ons order's address as your final shipping address.

Extra notes:

  1. Base Kit price is $566 SGD, we will charge $565 SGD for base slot and $1 SGD for Color&Layout.
  2. Stainless Steel Parts may contain micro-scratches and micro-holes(impurities). 
  3. According to buyers request and discussion with S+R team, we have added Egypt in to Asia region.

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