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post #13251 of 14567
Where can I buy a keycap puller? I would rather not buy one online because the shipping costs will outweigh the cost of the puller. So does anyone know any brick and mortar stores that sell them in Canada?
post #13252 of 14567
I'd be surprised if a store sold keycap pullers. It was almost impossible to even get a mech keyboard in store until Razer came out with them.

However, it's fairly easy to just get some stiff wire, pliers, and bend yourself one. Just look at the pic and I'm sure you can figure something out.:
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Puller? Make one with a bent paper clip smile.gif
 
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Thanks for the replies another question how would i go about assigning global volume controls to specific keys?
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Ah, how I wish I could get my Model M's working. Found them in my basement a while ago and never found out what was wrong with them. frown.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ntherblast View Post

Thanks for the replies another question how would i go about assigning global volume controls to specific keys?

Use Auto Hotkey. wink.gif
   
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I just bought a DAS Silent Professional, my first mechanical keyboard. Unfortunately I'm working on sending it back as it had defective L and Period keys. Force to get a reaction was like driving nails.

I have a WYSE and a Dell keyboard at home. The WYSE is my main everyday keyboard and it has a much nicer depress than the Dell like the one I'm typing this on. It had something akin to a mechanical feel compared to the Dell. I wonder if anyone has experience with it. Funny thing was I showed the DAS I had to our data entry person and she said she preferred hers. It was also a WYSE. I think it's the shorter travel she liked.
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Does anyone remember what brand of keyboard that one musician made an unboxing of? I believe it is an expensive japanese brand, and it was some kind of rock musician... korn maybe? I dunno lol. I just remember those boards being beautiful
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Quote:
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Does anyone remember what brand of keyboard that one musician made an unboxing of? I believe it is an expensive japanese brand, and it was some kind of rock musician... korn maybe? I dunno lol. I just remember those boards being beautiful

Moves like Jagger?
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Other important features to mention relate to keyboard sculpting and these involve 1) whether the arrays of keys are dished (front and rear rows higher than center row) and 2) rows are stepped so that the front edge of one row is higher lower than the back edge or the next higher row.
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