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post #10081 of 14567
LOL at the copyright/attribution fights. Seems that the Eternal September still applies to some people here. What is this, is this your first hobby shared on the Internet or something? I won't elaborate, you'll find out sooner or later and taste the irrelevancy of your efforts, which is usually a negative exponential factor of the size of the related watermark.
post #10082 of 14567
Hey, don't be a spoilsport.

I haven't been able to talk to Manyak in this thread this much in AGES!
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Hey, don't be a spoilsport.

I haven't been able to talk to Manyak in this thread this much in AGES!
Y'know, it is possible to send him a private message when you want to talk to him about something.
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I do all the time but it's just not the same.
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Haha! I figure once Geekhackers post a pic in the forum and I attribute I'm all right - do it all the time with other Geekhackers. If not no biggie I can remove.

Plus, I never said you couldn't use mine!
lol nah it's cool, I figured I'd just bust your chops
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See!

Much more fun like this.

(in honor of dear departed lmnop)
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Aww, you guys are getting along so great now.

But yeah figured I'd lend a shot since I've got a camera and have a BW laying around. I should probably pull some keys of the Kinesis and provide those as well, even if they are all crazy as hell.
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Since this thread is super active, I thought I'd ask something here

On my previous keyboard, my WASD cluster got... fluffy... for a lack of better words [it was a rubber dome style], guess it was due to over usage? I'm not sure...

Anywho, my question, will this ever happen to a mechanical keyboard, ie those with Blues?

I assume not, but it's just another irrational fear I'd like cleared up
    
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Since this thread is super active, I thought I'd ask something here

On my previous keyboard, my WASD cluster got... fluffy... for a lack of better words [it was a rubber dome style], guess it was due to over usage? I'm not sure...

Anywho, my question, will this ever happen to a mechanical keyboard, ie those with Blues?

I assume not, but it's just another irrational fear I'd like cleared up
It's definitely not going to happen. The reason why it happened with the rubber domes is because the rubber is just physically worn out. But with high quality mechanical switches like the Cherry MX series, it's something you'll never notice (at least not like this). Plus, it takes significantly longer for good mechanical switches to begin to feel even somewhat worn.

Now, some people might correct me and say that the Cherry MX Blues do wear out because they're more complex than Browns or Blacks. Yeah, ok that's true. But we are comparing them to rubber domes here, and the difference is massive! At least it feels like a massive difference to me.
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Corsair HX650 (Bronze, ordered on 12-12-2009) CM 690 Intellimouse Optical (1.1A) 1000Hz polling rate Basic, but premium round 
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Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOptical Drive
250 GB Samsung 840 EVO (OS) 3 TB Toshiba P300 (storage) Samsung SH-S243N 24x DVD Burner Samsung SH-S203N 20X DVD Burner 
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Thermaltake Frio Win 7 Home Premium x64 SP1 Retail AOC G2460PG (24" 1920 x 1080 144Hz G-SYNC) Filco Majestouch 104-key Cherry MX Blues w/NKRO 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair HX650 (Bronze, ordered on 12-12-2009) CM 690 Intellimouse Optical (1.1A) 1000Hz polling rate Basic, but premium round 
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post #10090 of 14567
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It's definitely not going to happen. The reason why it happened with the rubber domes is because the rubber is just physically worn out. But with high quality mechanical switches like the Cherry MX series, it's something you'll never notice (at least not like this). Plus, it takes significantly longer for good mechanical switches to begin to feel even somewhat worn.

Now, some people might correct me and say that the Cherry MX Blues do wear out because they're more complex than Browns or Blacks. Yeah, ok that's true. But we are comparing them to rubber domes here, and the difference is massive! At least it feels like a massive difference to me.
Awesome, sounds good, thanks TwoCables
    
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