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Less frillly (cheaper) version of Logitech g27

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Can't post in the computer peripheral section so I guess this place needs to do. I love racing games to death and am looking into getting a steering wheel. I don't really care about much except functionality, so it doesn't need to be carbon fiber encrusted with diamond or anything. I like the G27 but the price is a little steep, I don't need 26 buttons or however many it has. I just want a full shifter (not +/-) and force feedback. Too much to ask?

Edit: Paddle shifters would be nice too.
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Honestly unless you want complete garbage or can find a good deal on a G25, I don't think $225 is too much to ask for a great wheel, pedal and shifter setup. I don't advise buying used as they can take a beating and you don't want someone elses beaten wheel.
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Used G25 is the only option. I have a G27 and I kind of wanted the G25 instead. 6 speed shifter with clutch is great, but a lot of racing cars don't use the traditional gearbox. The H shifter on the G25 is able to switch from 6 speed to sequential like on most racing cars. Just yank it up and down to change the gears, much better than the flappy paddle gearbox.
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Stupid currency. I want things that don't cost money.
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1x WD 500GB 7,200RPM / 1x Hitachi 640GB 7,200RPM Samsung DVD +/- RW burner/reader Hyper 212 + W7 64 bit ultimate 
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27" viewsonic  Logitech g110 Antec EA650 (old version, not the new green one) idk, it sucks. 
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