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post #21 of 28
The 'intentional' feedback does not change drastically; the tactility slightly lowers and the distracting friction between moving parts goes away in a large part. In general the technology is so scratchy that I think any kind of oiling that does not remove the tactile event improves it.
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post #22 of 28
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Well I never considered the tactile point "scratcy" in any bad way, my main problem was more with the lack of feedback before bottoming out (when typing faster). Reducing the tactility further doesn't sound something I'd want myself.
post #23 of 28
I don't want any tactility reduction, it's just that proper oiling only reduces it lightly (or not at all if it''s done with high quality low viscosity fluids) but the scratchiness is something that is very apparent to me. I basically mash a couple of keys and it sounds like searching in a LEGO bag. With proper oiling it sounds more professional and it feels more ready to do typing instead of plastic sounds.
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post #24 of 28

I don't get it? Do those replace my current keys to test them out?
 
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post #25 of 28
No, they are just a sample of each switch type, so you can see how each one feels to press.
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post #26 of 28
You can't really say you don't like mechanical if you've only used a couple switch types...
 
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post #27 of 28
What I know is that I'm too used to my G11 to bother switching.

Would like to give a mechie a shot for a relatively long period and be able to give a feedback, though,
   
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post #28 of 28
why dont you let us know your facebook and twitter account, so we can not give a crap about your opinions on there as well.
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