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Do you prefer using a wrist rest when typing/gaming?

Poll Results: Do you prefer a wrist restd when typing/gaming?

Poll expired: Jul 22, 2011  
  • 42% (33)
    Yes, I prefer a wrist rest
  • 1% (1)
    Sometimes I need to use a wrist rest
  • 38% (30)
    No, I do not need a wrist rest
  • 10% (8)
    I didn't use a wrist rest before but I may need one now
  • 6% (5)
    I use to use one but find myself not needing it
77 Total Votes  
post #1 of 46
Thread Starter 
It would be interesting to know who prefers a wrist rest/wrist pad and who doesn't?
post #2 of 46
na. it just gets in my way. I love having a mark on my wrist to show that im a pc gamer wink.gif
post #3 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by jach11;14231178 
na. it just gets in my way. I love having a mark on my wrist to show that im a pc gamer wink.gif

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I find wrist wrests uncomfortable, actually.
post #4 of 46
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post #5 of 46
Used a razer vespula [has a wrist rest], just grabbed a steelseries QCK because my friend's dog ate my vespula... I prefer not having one much more
    
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post #6 of 46
I voted no. You shouldn't be resting your wrists anyway, its bad for you

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post #7 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by E-Peen;14231184 
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I find wrist wrests uncomfortable, actually.

Damn she fine! I wish I could find a cute Asian chick with a mark on her wrist like that. Who thought I was cool.

...it could be the mark of the beast! 666!
post #8 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by DaClownie;14231220 
I voted no. You shouldn't be resting your wrists anyway, its bad for you

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That looks very uncomfortable.

I find the wrist rests uncomfortable, so I do not use them. (I don't have a mark on my wrist though. frown.gif)
Edited by Taylorsci - 7/15/11 at 8:52pm
post #9 of 46
I don't need one, I find them uncomfortable for the most part. It's difficult to explain my style, but it works for me. smile.gif
post #10 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by Taylorsci;14231247 
That looks very uncomfortable.

Yeah I've actually seen videos of chiropractors, physiologists, and physical therapists saying that position is all wrong. They say nothing is worse for your back than sittings straight up at a 90 degree angle. I've heard the best angle is between 110-125 degrees. Unless you are in peak physical shape with a 6 pack and solid obliques, you'll end up supporting your weight with your spine.
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