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do they sell silencers for http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...&pid=fc200rtab ?

the mx browns are keeping my neighbors up
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Woooooooo hooooooooo keyboard's here. It feels so nice. I like how I don't have to press the key all the way for it to register, but bottoming out is so addicting because of that clack sound. It reminds me of when I watched Densha Otoko. I love the clean look. If anybody wants pictures I'll be more than happy to take some. Is there a possible way to take off a key without using the tool from EK? I didn't buy a tool :X
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Originally Posted by anjuice View Post
Woooooooo hooooooooo keyboard's here. It feels so nice. I like how I don't have to press the key all the way for it to register, but bottoming out is so addicting because of that clack sound. It reminds me of when I watched Densha Otoko. I love the clean look. If anybody wants pictures I'll be more than happy to take some. Is there a possible way to take off a key without using the tool from EK? I didn't buy a tool :X
You can bend a paperclip into shape so that it goes underneath the key and then pull it up.

Alternatively, you can pry it up with a dull knife (like a butter knife) or a screw driver (flat head)
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Thanks Tator Tot. Good thing there's paperclips lying around here!

Oh I almost forgot, there's no squeaking to speak of. I do notice on the backspace, both shift keys, enter, and spacebar are just a tiny bit more resistant if I press them on the sides, but I'm used to that coming from a cheapo dome keyboard.
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no prob

That's pretty standard no matter what.
Spacebar is usually the most evident, while enter, shift, and backspace are less noticeable.
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post #11996 of 14564
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What are those made out of, and has anyone tried them?

They look kinda thick, like they'd change the feel.
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I can't believe I haven't seen this. The little animation helps a lot.
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What are those made out of, and has anyone tried them?

They look kinda thick, like they'd change the feel.
As the names suggest, the firm ones give you a quicker stop, while the softer ones give you a slower/softer stop.

They are not bad, they don't change the feel a whole lot, and give your keys more of a subtle noise.

The price on them is a bit outrageous though. It's definitely worth the cost to some, but I don't know if it'll be for everyone.

Silicon rubbers rings (dental bands) are a better value.
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I'm really interested in Mechanical Keyboards as you guys are. But i just don't know how to choose the right kind as well as the right switch. I'm a gamer, i usually play FPS(Crossfire, CS, CSS), some RTS (DotA). I also type quite often and i don't want to make so much noise. Can anybody suggest me a product which is suitable for me?
I have a crush on the Deck Legend (tactile) and Filco (tactile, too)
Thanks!!!
PS: I have difficulty buying both of those products mentioned above 'cause i live in Vietnam ^^'', where there's no Distributor for Deck and Filco. Could you show me how to order one of them?
Edited by georgevu - 5/14/11 at 5:39am
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WW Shopping Wiki - Taiwan. They'll ship to Vietnam.

Or hop over to Korea, China or Japan to try lots of keyboards in-store.

If you find a local online vendor post and I'll include them.
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