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So I have several mice and for RTS I like the abyssus. My question is, if I remove the the light will this be a problem for the mouse? I am just going to open it up and detach the led and take it out. Not very good with this kind of stuff so I'm wondering if this will short it out or something. Please let me know. Thanks.
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No issues with removing it. I even removed the middle plastic part too to make it very light, just tape across the top part <3
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why are you removing the light? cant you just turn it off via software?
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why are you removing the light? cant you just turn it off via software?
No, I wish then it would save me a few bucks on new feet. The abyssus is not running on the new software. I don't mind the light, but would prefer it off.
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No issues with removing it. I even removed the middle plastic part too to make it very light, just tape across the top part <3
You pulled off the empty plug? Or you pulled out the empty plug and taped across it? I am going to leave the plug in I think. Just waiting for more mouse feet in the mail to replace them.
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My razer abyssus w/o the middle part:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/2dv0zwcdekmjqs6/Razer_Abyssus_open.jpg
- Need to key in the wire that is coming in or it will come out.
- I tweaked the switches as well so that's why there's stuff above them.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/vydb1fimjgxc9v2/Razer_Abyssus_closed.jpg
- Line up the top cover from behind while stretching the tape over it.
- It's surprisingly sturdy : ) I know how it looks x-x
- I hate glossy side too.


My feet didn't get destroyed. I was just careful enough not to bend it. You can safely test this with old feet.
Edited by fasti - 6/26/13 at 6:28pm
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My razer abyssus w/o the middle part:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/2dv0zwcdekmjqs6/Razer_Abyssus_open.jpg
- Need to key in the wire that is coming in or it will come out.
- I tweaked the switches as well so that's why there's stuff above them.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/vydb1fimjgxc9v2/Razer_Abyssus_closed.jpg
- Line up the top cover from behind while stretching the tape over it.
- It's surprisingly sturdy : ) I know how it looks x-x
- I hate glossy side too.


My feet didn't get destroyed. I was just careful enough not to bend it. You can safely test this with old feet.

I just ended up disconnecting the light and pulling it out completely. Seems to work just fine, look like a fan plug almost. I don't think it will short or anything. I also bought feet already, cost me about 10 but that's ok.
I appreciate the pictures and feedback. Hopefully I didn't mess anything else.
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