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post #1 of 10
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So I'm buying a Filco.

This:


Yes, I've read all about the pinging and what not, but do MX blues tend to have less of an issue with the pinging? From what I've read it's always the browns that suffer from it the worst. This might be a stupid question, but I'm just wondering. I'm probably gonna buy a Filco regardless of the pinging claims.
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post #2 of 10
Lol, I turned you on to that, don't deny it.

I have a tab open with the brown' one but the Ducky shine is too intriguing.
post #3 of 10
Uh...both my mechanical keyboards (Razer Blackwidow regular with Blues, Ducky DK9008G2 with Browns) ping to a certain extent. If you're really bothered by it, then you probably shouldn't be going for a keyboard with actual springs. I did have an issue at the start when I had my first Blackwidow but I learned to appreciate that sound.
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Originally Posted by scorpscarx View Post
Lol, I turned you on to that, don't deny it.

I have a tab open with the brown' one but the Ducky shine is too intriguing.
I saw some dude review it on youtube a long time ago. It was out of stock for the longest time. They finally restocked it and I couldnt be happier.

Trust me, I've known about this for a long time.
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post #5 of 10
I am using a Filco with MX Blues right now. I'll hear pinging every so often but I wouldn't call it an issue by any means. They're great boards.
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post #6 of 10
Duckys ping too.

If you are really worried about it buy a Leopold. Elitekeyboards will probably take it back if it pings.
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post #7 of 10
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I'm actually really digging this.

http://www.keyboardco.com/keyboard_d...sp?PRODUCT=853
Edited by dotcom - 8/4/11 at 11:45am
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post #8 of 10
That has got to be one of the loudest pingiest keyboards in my collection.

Yeah, it ROCKS!
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post #9 of 10
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lol, I noticed.

I read a review about this keyboard on geekhack and it got positive feedback.

any thoughts?
http://cgi.ebay.com/Noppoo-PRO-Mecha...ht_2184wt_1220
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post #10 of 10
POM keys are nice but sure are slippery.
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