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Sorry, no pictures (Above isnt mine it's just there for reference). There isn't much to say. I'm glad it broke cause it gave me a reason to get my Razer Blackwidow. There were a couple interesting things I found out though:
-The plastic loop crap actually had a wire running through it but only on the left side. These two wires wrapped around to power the LEDS that ran along the top of the board just above the F keys. The light was distributed by a transparent board of plastic that was obviously underneath the membrane.
-The usb power was held in by a small rubber stopper. There was some slack but the lack of quality really surprised me.
-The reason for its large footprint is still unknown to me. This was Logitech's first gaming keyboard but there is so much excessive plastic everywhere. There's so much empty space above the numpad.

So who else took apart their keyboard and what did you learn?
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Well, the one great thing I will say about this keyboard is that they keycaps never wear out. At least mine haven't in 3 years.
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Never is a long time.


I always found keyboards that came with wallwarts kinda weird. Should just move to USB 3.0.

Edited by ripster - 6/1/11 at 7:52am
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Never is a long time.


I always found keyboards that came with wallwarts kinda weird. Should just move to USB 3.0.
If only they made their keycaps like Deck
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Your keyboard looks too greasy....
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Your keyboard looks too greasy....
Welcome to the gamers world.

We eat chips and munchies all day long while gaming !
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Your keyboard looks too greasy....
eating in front of the computer i bet...
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Just about everytime I eat it's in front of my PC. Mainly just cause what media I have on my external is 500x better than what is on TV.
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