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Where or who sells spacers to shorten the travel distance of Cherry MX Red switches? I can't find the link I use to have
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spacers? do you mean o-rings? they pop up at plenty of places if you google those
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spacers? do you mean o-rings? they pop up at plenty of places if you google those

Thanks. I found some at WASD Keyboards but it looks like something I could buy at home depot so i might go there and see what they have smile.gif

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Bring a keycap when you go(to test with), they may sell "o" rings in bulk.
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post #5 of 21

Elite Keyboards sells these, but, I don't know how much they will change the travel distance:

 

http://elitekeyboards.com/products.php?sub=access,slpads&pid=sl120_cs

 

http://elitekeyboards.com/products.php?sub=access,slpads&pid=sl120_cf

 

Instead of buying special o-rings that are sold for keyboards, you can just buy dental bands.

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I'm going to try HD first but that's not a bad idea, thanks
     
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post #7 of 21

You can also look for dental bands. They're the same thing as o-rings.

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post #8 of 21
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They might be too small to shorten the distance. I remember wearing braces years ago. Plus I don't think I can just walk in to a store that sells o-rings for braces, but I will look into it if HD fails. No need to spend 15$ for a zillion of them from WASD
     
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http://lpwl.bigcartel.com/ wink.gif

Beautiful keys and o-rings, wow. They have a State side sales warehouse?
     
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