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post #12961 of 14551
There's the Chicony KB-7001, which is similar.

Though it's an old keyboard and hard to find. It's also not that great. I wouldn't spend more than $60 on it.

Ergonomic mechanical boards are usually hard to come by and very expensive.
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post #12962 of 14551
Someone can answer this?

SteelSeries 6Gv2 used keys PBT or ABS? And stabilizers used?

Thanks.
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post #12963 of 14551
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Someone can answer this?

SteelSeries 6Gv2 used keys PBT or ABS? And stabilizers used?

Thanks.
It has ABS keycaps and uses Cherry stabilizers, though I believe the enter key has an oddball stabilizer.
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post #12964 of 14551
Do we know enough about the Corsair ones coming out to add them to the list? I've never used a mechanical keyboard but I am very intrigued, my Razer Lycosa is a piece of crap!

http://www.corsair.com/vengeance-k60...-keyboard.html

http://www.corsair.com/vengeance-gam...-keyboard.html
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post #12965 of 14551
They have rubber dome macros/numpad. So we frown on it.
Some will say I'm elitist, but for the price point rubber dome switches are not acceptable.
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post #12966 of 14551
I agree with csm. If they went for $60 then it would be ok, but they are competing against boards that didn't cheap out.
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post #12967 of 14551
I'm looking for a nice, small and compact mechanical keyboard. I've never used mechanical keyboards before. I've been using a Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard for the past 5 years and never thought to upgrade it but now it takes up too much desk space.

Anyone have a recommendation? I don't want to spend more than 125~
    
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post #12968 of 14551
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Originally Posted by hayesj23 View Post

I'm looking for a nice, small and compact mechanical keyboard. I've never used mechanical keyboards before. I've been using a Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard for the past 5 years and never thought to upgrade it but now it takes up too much desk space.
Anyone have a recommendation? I don't want to spend more than 125~

elitekeyboards.com has leopolds in red/black/blue/browns/clears. Fullsize and tenkeyless, $109 + shipping. Theyre pretty nice keyboards.
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post #12969 of 14551
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Originally Posted by hayesj23 View Post

I'm looking for a nice, small and compact mechanical keyboard. I've never used mechanical keyboards before. I've been using a Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard for the past 5 years and never thought to upgrade it but now it takes up too much desk space.
Anyone have a recommendation? I don't want to spend more than 125~

You can get a tenkeyless from Leopold, Ducky, CM Storm, or PLU for under $125. If you want to go even smaller have a look at the Noppoo Choc Mini and the KBC Poker, both are under $125 and are very compact.
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post #12970 of 14551
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Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post

There's the Chicony KB-7001, which is similar.
Though it's an old keyboard and hard to find. It's also not that great. I wouldn't spend more than $60 on it.
Ergonomic mechanical boards are usually hard to come by and very expensive.

Hey, it's got doubleshots. I sold one for $100, and I don't think it was a bad deal considering scarcity.
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