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Mouse pads that the logitech g5 doesn't skip on?

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I have had my logitech g5 for awhile now and it seems like every mouse pad I have tried it seems to skip. I have tried qck heavy, razer goliathus, razer exactmat, allsop xl, and the talent. Just for kicks I tried this old cheap mouse pad I'm not even sure where it's from and vola the mouse doesn't skip even my wooden desk tracks better than the mouse pads listed. I would continue using the cheap pad but it's extremely small.
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I've been using the Razer Kabuto for awhile now, I've tested various mice (Microsoft Sidewinder X5, Razer Deathadder, Logitech G500, Logitech MX518) on this, and I love the traction no skips whatsoever.
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Avoid cloth pads with laser mice.
It doesn't skip on qck but it jitters.
It works great on razer destructor ~2m/s malfunction speed and no jitter, so i guess that any hard plastic pad will give similar results.
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I have been useing the g5 with the thermaltake hard mouse board for a long time, it has no probs at all.
    
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Razer eXact mat > fast side. Worked with my G3 some years ago. Almost never skipped. 12cm/360° The G5 uses the same sensor. (other firmware?)
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