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post #1 of 35
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I purchased a DAS Keypuller for $5 only to find that EK is OOS on the red Esc keycap. What is a good replacement for <$10?
E - Cherry MX Brown
Edited by csm725 - 5/29/11 at 9:59am
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post #2 of 35
I was gonna say the OCN flame (cherry) key cap from TankGuys, but I don't see it on their site anymore (only Alps) frown.gif
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post #3 of 35
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Yep frown.gif
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post #4 of 35
Have you looked over at Geekhack?

I know they've done group orders for custom double-shot keys and stuff (read this thread here on it)
Plus I think there are people who custom key caps too, private sales etc.

TBH I should take a look myself - been thinking of replacing my caps on the 'ol Majestouch smile.gif
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post #5 of 35
Yup, GH is best for those. I also got these from SP (Signature Plastics) and some of them will fit right on top of any Cherry MX switches:

[URL="[URL=http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y146/eddie84/OCN/Mech%20keyboard%20club/DSC05472.jpg][IMG]http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y146/eddie84/OCN/Mech%20keyboard%20club/th_DSC05472.jpg[/IMG][/URL]"]th_DSC05472.jpg
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post #6 of 35
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Should I get the smiley face?
E - Is the smiley a real key or just a fridge magnet?
Edited by csm725 - 5/29/11 at 10:19am
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post #7 of 35
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Originally Posted by csm725;13677219 
Should I get the smiley face?

Personally, I find the panic button pretty funny - but it's your keyboard dude get whatever floats your boat smile.gif
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post #8 of 35
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I missed that one, it seems cool. Hey ~reaper, can you confirm than the PANIC key fits on/over the Esc key on the poker? Are these keys or key covers?
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post #9 of 35
Yes, it will fit right on top of it. Here's the picture of that panic key upside down (it's the one on the far left):

[URL="[URL=http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y146/eddie84/OCN/Mech%20keyboard%20club/DSC05477.jpg][IMG]http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y146/eddie84/OCN/Mech%20keyboard%20club/th_DSC05477.jpg[/IMG][/URL]"]th_DSC05477.jpg

One thing though, it's pretty tall. lol Oh and here's the link:

http://pimpmykeyboard.com/
Edited by reaper~ - 5/29/11 at 10:30am
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Ordering.
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