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Anyone own a Leopold Tenkeyless with cherry MX reds? If so how is it? I'd like to purchase one but i wanna know what others have to say about it first.
post #2 of 7
i got one as a gift.

i dont like red switches tho, so ive used it maybe 1-2 hours at the most.

and i had problems with the controller while connected through USB. but was fine with ps2. kept disconnecting and reconnecting. lights would flash then it would become unresponsive.
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I had two Leopold's very solid boards. It has cherry stabilizers which I don't prefer. Like waar said now and then someone will complain about the USB controller.Both of mine were fine.
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I have a full with browns and have nothing but good things to say about it.

Leopold for sure sells a high quality product, and I had no issues with the USB at all.
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I had two Leopold's very solid boards. It has cherry stabilizers which I don't prefer. Like waar said now and then someone will complain about the USB controller.Both of mine were fine.

I read a lot of threads on how good leopold keyboards are, and it seems to be a great product for many in this forum, but the cherry stabilizers is what kept me from buying leopold. I kept reading reviews that the keys with cherry stabilzers felt mushy on leopolds, and seen some youtube videos showing the keys rocking back and forth... so I went a head and spent the extra on a TKL Filco. I just noticed in your sig rig parts that you have a Filco now... Last I read you had a WASD, then you switched to leopold clears. I didn't notice that you switched again.tongue.gif
    
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for the record, a lot of the issues with the control seem to be with boards with red switches (no idea why)

i had 2 boards with brown switches that were perfectly fine. one bought from ek and one from iomania
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I had two Leopold's very solid boards. It has cherry stabilizers which I don't prefer. Like waar said now and then someone will complain about the USB controller.Both of mine were fine.

I read a lot of threads on how good leopold keyboards are, and it seems to be a great product for many in this forum, but the cherry stabilizers is what kept me from buying leopold. I kept reading reviews that the keys with cherry stabilzers felt mushy on leopolds, and seen some youtube videos showing the keys rocking back and forth... so I went a head and spent the extra on a TKL Filco. I just noticed in your sig rig parts that you have a Filco now... Last I read you had a WASD, then you switched to leopold clears. I didn't notice that you switched again.tongue.gif

Yes lol I have shuffled a lot of keyboards in the past couple months. Bought and sold a two leopolds, red and clear, also bought and sold two choc minis. Blue and brown. Gave the WASD to my wife. (She actually bought it for me for my birthday)

Now I have a filco tkl with browns, and two quickfires red and brown. And just ordered a poker. Tried to find the perfect switch but I realized I like brown, red and blue. So now I just rotate them. Not selling these ones I'm done buying and selling boards for now.
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