How to install (swap to) the PC plate for the 60HE
This article helps you to install the PC plate upgrade for the stock 60HE.
Remove the keycaps from your 60HE
Remove all the switches from your 60HE.
Unscrew the module from the bottom case.
Take out the module, flip it over and remove the screws. Now you can separate the PCBA from the steel plate.
Remove the stabilizers from the steel plate.
Install the stabilizers on your PC plate.
Choose one sandwich pad
The PC plate upgrade kit comes with two sandwich pads, these sit between the PCBA and PC plate. There is a silicone pad (white) and a poron pad (black). They both achieve different acoustics. You can see the video below what the impact is of each pad,
Choose your preferred sandwich pad
Only install a single sandwich pad. Not both!
And align it to the PC plate. Now you can place the PCBA back and screw it together.
Reassemble your 60HE. By placing the module back in the case, tightening the screws, install the switches and keycaps.
👏 Congratulations, you have installed a PC plate!