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Here. I linked to the Cherry Blues version because Cherry Browns are the "Training Wheels" of the Mechanical Keyboard World.

14 feedback. As you can see Ducky is taking the keyboard world by storm.
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Not that'd I'd want one over a Filco, but still.
    
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Originally Posted by SmokinWaffle View Post

Not that'd I'd want one over a Filco, but still.
OCN Ducky's do
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Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post
OCN Ducky's do
But they don't look like this:





Even if they did, I doubt I'd get one as they only have the US () layout, and I've seen certain bad things about Duckys build quality, which puts me off a little.
    
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post #11325 of 14564
Build quality issues on Duckys seem to depend on whether they're the cheaper 1000 models, or the more expensive 8000 series.
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Originally Posted by gre0481 View Post
Really looking for one solid place of information on this board. My question is where do you find the special edition? Tankguys doesn't list the keycap printing.
Here:

http://www.overclock.net/overclock-n...nded-line.html

Here are the links in that thread:

Ducky Overclock.net Edition with Cherry MX Browns

Ducky Overclock.net Edition with Cherry MX Blues

Ducky Overclock.net Special Edition which has the Cherry MX Browns under PBT keys. It also includes a wrist rest.
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Even if they did, I doubt I'd get one as they only have the US () layout, and I've seen certain bad things about Duckys build quality, which puts me off a little.
We'll actually be offering black-on-black PBT caps sometime in the future.

Also, Ducky's issues only pertained to the 1087 and some tooling issues. Our boards are based on the DK-9008 which doesn't have any of those problems.
For that matter, the build quality is comparable to that of a Filco or any of the Daitec boards.
Though our boards have more features.
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Quote:
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Special Edition is the $140 model. They are PBT caps that are lazered and infilled.
Thanks. I couldn't find that on the tank guys site.

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I did see that thread, but I did have my question answered by Tater. I did not see Deluxe in the title of the 140 dollar board, so I did not know that it was the engraved/dyed version of keys.

I'm kind of caught between a rock and a hard place, because I really would like a new mechanical, but would love the space available with a tenkeyless with my G13
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But they don't look like this:

[IMG]

We will see about getting the G2 later on.

Quote:
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Even if they did, I doubt I'd get one as they only have the US () layout, and I've seen certain bad things about Duckys build quality, which puts me off a little.
As said, the only quality issues lie with the 1087 (and probably the 1008) and they're redesigning both of those.
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