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I got my first mech board recently (CM Storm Quickfire TK Blue) and I want to try some new keycaps.



Option 1: http://www.pimpmykeyboard.com/marketplace.php
Blue translucent keys for 1-5, Q-R, A-F, Z-V (SC2 layout)
$29.25

Option 2: http://www.pimpmykeyboard.com/marketplace.php
Clear keys for 1-5, Q-R, A-F, Z-V (SC2 layout)
$25

Option 3: http://www.ebay.com/itm/KBC-Semi-Clear-ABS-104-Keyset-Cherry-MX-Keycaps-/330853929008?pt=PCA_Mice_Trackballs&hash=item4d086e5030
KBC Semi-Clear ABS 104-Keyset (All letters and numbers)
$30.50

Prices are all similar enough, what do you think would look the coolest?
Edited by MKUL7R4 - 4/2/13 at 9:27am
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nvm on the breaking bad caps, don't really like the color when they LED's are off
Edited by MKUL7R4 - 4/2/13 at 9:28am
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Get white PBT keycaps. 104 sets are generally around $45. Light can shine though them and it looks pretty sweet.

Something like this:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/104PBT-white-printed-keycaps-for-Keyboard-Filco-Cherry-/300593123335?pt=PCA_Mice_Trackballs&hash=item45fcbf1007

Also comes in engraved/blank. Just don't get the thicker ones because im not sure if light will be able to travel through them
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Get white PBT keycaps. 104 sets are generally around $45. Light can shine though them and it looks pretty sweet.

Something like this:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/104PBT-white-printed-keycaps-for-Keyboard-Filco-Cherry-/300593123335?pt=PCA_Mice_Trackballs&hash=item45fcbf1007

Also comes in engraved/blank. Just don't get the thicker ones because im not sure if light will be able to travel through them

I really don't want white keys just because of how dirty they'll inevitably get. I did see some pics of white keys with blue LEDs underneath and it looks awesome though.

might go with a full WASD light blue key set idk, too many options. why are keys so damn expensive though -_-
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