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I'm ordering a new keyboard this week and i was wondering where I could buy a 104 white key set that will allow backlight through, Ducky keysets are all sold out and the only other place i know of is WASD keyboards but I've read they don't let backlighting through, can anyone recommend me a good place to buy a key set that will look good on a ducky shine? drool.gif

(also side note can anyone explain to me what allows a backlight to shine through and what doesn't? it seems ducky has a laser etched pbt set that does but the laser etched pbt set from wasd apparently doesn't?)
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go for the new corsair K70 if you can. I do not regret getting it. It is fully mechanical meaning EVERY single key. It is my first mechanical keyboard and It surpassed my expectations. Full led back-lighting and you can program what keys you want lit. 3 levels of brightness. plus a windows lock button so if you are gaming and hit a windows key you dont exit:D. comes with specially textured keys that you can replace the WASD and 1-6 if you are gaming. Has a Usb pass through also . It comes in two colors:
All black with red LED's: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16823816010
or
Blue LED's with silver backplate: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16823816005
Amazon has some better images :http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Vengeance-Mechanical-Gaming-Keyboard/dp/B00CD1FC6G/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1369261197&sr=8-1&keywords=k70

I love this keyboard to death NO REGRETS whatsoever
hope this helped

CHERRY MX RED KEYS BTW they make a nice clacky sound on the keyboard when you type. They arent silent.
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We had a similar post talking about Backlight keycaps too. Hope this help

http://www.overclock.net/t/1380434/backlight-compatible-custom-keycaps#post_19775801
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