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Update: After using the technique in my previous post and letting it dry, the button is working perfectly like new and it does not feel sticky! I am not putting any liquid/food near my precious Deck (or computer for that matter) ever again.
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http://www.overclock.net/t/1255538/help-broken-my-qpad-mechanical-keyboard-after-spill#post_17215757
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Well, now you know not to drink soda around your $100 keyboards smile.gif
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No. Now you know what to do when you experience a fail near your $100 keyboard redface.gif
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post #15 of 21
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Originally Posted by RallyMaster View Post

Well, now you know not to drink soda around your $100 keyboards smile.gif
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I payed 180 for my Deck redface.gif
post #16 of 21
I, I matey.

Nice link!

Somebody should sticky that!
Edited by ripster - 5/23/12 at 6:28am
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dont use alcohol, the keys have grease in them, if you use alcohol it will break up the grease and the keys will be very stiff.
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Quote:
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dont use alcohol, the keys have grease in them, if you use alcohol it will break up the grease and the keys will be very stiff.

Mmm....thanks for mentioning that, it's good to know.
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I've heard a dishwasher works fine, not going to try myself but a company I worked for once used to take every keyboard that needed cleaning and put them in a dishwasher. Left them out for a week to dry and not one had ever failed. I'd think just the soaking in warm water would be better though.
 
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Dishwasher for Mechanical Keyboard?

You first.

http://geekhack.org/showthread.php?12935-Is-this-Model-M-worth-20-shipped&p=251120&viewfull=1#post251120
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