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So ok, I just recently purchased my DeathAdder BE and I love it, but now my main concern are the feet. How do I properly take care of them? Like as in, I want this mouse to last a while and it seems the feet are wearing off so fast.
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post #2 of 14
Mousepad? That's the only thing that has saved my mouse feet.
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post #3 of 14
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Originally Posted by JTHMfreak View Post

Mousepad? That's the only thing that has saved my mouse feet.

Yea I have one, I have the Vespula and the large Razer Cloth mat that I forget the name of. I use the Vespula 99% of the time unless I go to a friend's house or something, I use the cloth.
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post #4 of 14
A hard pad like the Vespula will wear out your mouse feet faster than using a cloth mat, that's just how they are.
post #5 of 14
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Originally Posted by Vikhr View Post

A hard pad like the Vespula will wear out your mouse feet faster than using a cloth mat, that's just how they are.

Just wondering, is it possible to change the mouse feet?
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post #6 of 14
Why yes it is possible, Puretrak, Razer, and Hyperglide all sell replacement mouse feet/skates for the Death Adder.
post #7 of 14
Yes, I've only tried Hyperglides so I can't say how durable the other offerings are but the Hyperglides didn't even last a month on a Steelseries 4HD (hard pad) before they were ground down and the bottom of the mouse started scraping the mouse pad.

Here are some places where you can find mouse feet:
http://www.puretrak.com/products
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/5564/pad-125/Hyperglide_Mouse_Skates_RZ-2_-_6_Skates_-_DeathAdder_DA.html?tl=g39c51s418
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/10414/pad-174/Corepad_Skatez_Pro_-_Razer_Death_Adder.html?tl=g39c51s418
http://store.razerzone.com/store/razerusa/en_US/pd/productID.173851300/categoryId.35096200
post #8 of 14
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Vikhr View Post

Yes, I've only tried Hyperglides so I can't say how durable the other offerings are but the Hyperglides didn't even last a month on a Steelseries 4HD (hard pad) before they were ground down and the bottom of the mouse started scraping the mouse pad.

Here are some places where you can find mouse feet:
http://www.puretrak.com/products
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/5564/pad-125/Hyperglide_Mouse_Skates_RZ-2_-_6_Skates_-_DeathAdder_DA.html?tl=g39c51s418
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/10414/pad-174/Corepad_Skatez_Pro_-_Razer_Death_Adder.html?tl=g39c51s418
http://store.razerzone.com/store/razerusa/en_US/pd/productID.173851300/categoryId.35096200

Thanks, really useful, I may try the Razer ones since I've never had a problem with them.
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post #9 of 14
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So they don't sell DeathAdder ones, do I buy the Mamba one since they're similar or which one?
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post #10 of 14
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Ok now, I have a new question, anyone know how long my original mouse feet will last? I just got it around 2-3 days ago.
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