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I want to feel the keys. Pounding would be good. I love mouses whose clicks I can feel.
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I want to feel the keys. Pounding would be good. I love mouses whose clicks I can feel.
Well you'll feel the keys with any tactile switch...but for pounding, your best bet is Buckling Springs (Look at Unicomp). However, if you don't like their looks, you'll be happy to know that the Alps switches on the ABS are the second most resistive switches (out of the common ones at least).
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Thanks for all the help

Why are those Deck boards expensive?
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post #114 of 14564
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Thanks for all the help

Why are those Deck boards expensive?
If you think those are expensive, check out the Topre ones.

But nah you're right, I really don't know why they are that expensive other than they feel like that's their optimum price point. Maybe because of their warranty too.
Edited by Manyak - 5/9/09 at 3:51pm
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Is there a keyboard out that has light up keys and is mechanical and is not expensive?

I only bought a g11 cause it was cheap and had light up keys... Which was exactly what I needed. So i could see them in the dark.
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Is there a keyboard out that has light up keys and is mechanical and is not expensive?

I only bought a g11 cause it was cheap and had light up keys... Which was exactly what I needed. So i could see them in the dark.
The ones I listed on the previous page (here) are the only backlit ones I know of. I guess there's also the Deck 82 key but it's still expensive.
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Updated the list with links to the boards.
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I don't see any issues with my G15..
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I don't see any issues with my G15..
If you drive a Honda Civic but have never driven an M5, does that make them equal?

I guess you'll never really know until you try the M5
Edited by Manyak - 5/11/09 at 1:00am
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if you drive a honda civic but have never driven an m5, does that make them equal?

I guess you'll never really know until you try the m5
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