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What switch do you perfer typing with?

Poll Results: Which keyboard switch do you enjoy using?

Poll expired: Aug 7, 2011  
  • 27% (18)
    Cherry Blue
  • 24% (16)
    Cherry Brown
  • 9% (6)
    Cherry Black
  • 6% (4)
    Cherry Red
  • 1% (1)
    Cherry Clear
  • 4% (3)
    Alps
  • 0% (0)
    Dampened Alps
  • 6% (4)
    Buckling Spring
  • 7% (5)
    Topre
  • 7% (5)
    Rubber Dome
  • 4% (3)
    Other
65 Total Votes  
post #1 of 39
Thread Starter 
I've not seen this mentioned before but what do you feel most comfortable with?
Edited by EastCoast - 7/24/11 at 10:13pm
post #2 of 39
I like my browns. It gives the feedback without the annoying clickety-clack to me. The keys are still audible, just much less so.
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post #3 of 39
IBM buckling springs all the way baby!
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post #4 of 39
Thread Starter 
Poll is up.
post #5 of 39
Quote:
Originally Posted by EastCoast View Post
Poll is up.
FIRST!

Had to.

lol at the rubber dome option.
Edited by Kaldari - 7/24/11 at 11:03pm
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post #6 of 39
Buckling Springs. I'm getting a Unicomp Customizer next time I have a lot of money to throw down on a keyboard. Until then, my Model M with a remapped Caps Lock key (to Windows key, of course ;o) will work until then.

I've typed on Blues and Browns and I did not like the experience one bit. Perhaps I'll try Blacks someday.
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post #7 of 39
Don't care. A keyboard is a keyboard
post #8 of 39
For typing, Topre 55g uniform weight all the way with IBM buckling spring comes in close second.

For gaming, now that's another poll.
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post #9 of 39
Rubber dome, cuz that's all ive ever had the luxury of using. Id like to try something else though.
    
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post #10 of 39
might want to add "scissor switch" like laptop style switches or are you classifying that under "other".
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