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Chonky Kong

Another open-source ortho keyboard by weteor with offset bottom row: Chonky Kong.
Published April 7, 2023
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The Chonky Kong by weteor is a 51-60 key orthogonal keyboard with versatile and offset bottom row – similar to his DigDug, Froggr, Brk Out, etc., but with a numpad in the center.

It's called the Chonky Kong. Essentially expanding the Kong with a center numpad and rearranging the macrocolumn. Wanted something for the desktop with easy reachable numpad for CAD work – weteor.


  • 15x4 ortho layout
  • MX or Choc, hotswap
  • onboard RP2040
  • QMK with Vial support
  • offset bottom row with lots of options
  • case

The two part case is 3d printed resin, in the top photo spray-painted in nautilus blue, pebble white and a few coats of matte varnish.


As always with weteor's projects, the Chonky Kong is open source. CAD data, PCBA production and case files can be found in the repo at:

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Published on Fri 7th Apr 2023. Featured in KBD #119 (source).


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