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Got my new Filco tenkeyless with cherry blues today and I love it! The smaller form factor is nice especially as it gives me more room for my mouse. Because of this I'm no longer bumping into my pc case with my mouse (happened more so while gaming with my 104 key Filco) Strangely the blues in my tenkeyless feel just a bit more stiff than the blues in my 104 key Filco ever did, which is not a bad thing. Also, it's probably going to take a day or two to adjust to the absence of the numpad but I don't see it being a big issue. So far I'm a happy man. Let's just hope it lasts longer than my 104 key Filco did.
What happened to the 104? Still got it?
    
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What happened to the 104? Still got it?
Yea I still have it. It has controller board issues. Basically when you plug it in it will work fine for a while (anywhere from a few hours to a week) but then the output rate will slow to a crawl until the keyboard stops responding to keypresses altogether. The only way to "fix" it is to unplug the keyboard for about a day or so then plug it back in and even then it's only temporary.
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Yea I still have it. It has controller board issues. Basically when you plug it in it will work fine for a while (anywhere from a few hours to a week) but then the output rate will slow to a crawl until the keyboard stops responding to keypresses altogether. The only way to "fix" it is to unplug the keyboard for about a day or so then plug it back in and even then it's only temporary.
you could return it after a year of purchase and get a new one.
    
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you could return it after a year of purchase and get a new one.
Ya I've been meaning to but I've been really busy.
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Ya I've been meaning to but I've been really busy.
hm, maybe you could sell it to me and reciet and i could do it
    
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hm, maybe you could sell it to me and reciet and i could do it
Lol maybe. I've toyed with the idea of selling it but I haven't decided.
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post #3067 of 14567
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I should of changed that. the currency is wrong it's not $34 US. the retailer is in Taiwan but instead of Taiwan dollar, Yuan. you can order one with the help of Kip69 and have it shipped for no less than $170-175 US.

not sure if they have the same controller but they are both full n-key rollover. the differences are aesthetics.

3600 has adhesive Cherry Logo and Green LED
3494 has laser etched Cherry Logo and Blue LED.

I recently noticed on the 3494 black model, the characters that are laser etched are thicker than the ones on the 3494 white model. i'm not sure if all Cherry Black keyboards are like this. you can tell by looking at the curves in the numbers 9, 6, 4, etc




I think that's it.

in a review I think the translation said Cherry decided to change the status led indicators because Blue is easier on the eyes and a little more up to date.


here is some Cherry porn and the force graph.




Christine
Thanks for the Cherry porn.

if theyboth have nkro then the 3494 seems like a better deal. Less hassle trying to import the 3600 from Japan plus I get some cool looking blue LEDs.
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My Filco Majestouch just came in today! I love the feel of the keys and I can already notice that I can type a lot faster. I ordered the one with Cherry MX Blue switches, but for some reason I got browns.
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My Filco Majestouch just came in today! I love the feel of the keys and I can already notice that I can type a lot faster. I ordered the one with Cherry MX Blue switches, but for some reason I got browns.
You should call Filco, see if you can get it replaced with the Blue board you ordered.

Nothing wrong with MX Browns though.
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im trying to decide between the filco black nkro and the soon to be released 6Gv2.
are the filco gold-plated connectors?(i heard they are better quality)
which keyboard is shorter? the filco looks longer.
filco- 17.3 x 5.4 x 1.5in
6gv2- 9,8 x 18,9 x 1,7 in
7g- 18.9 x 9.8 in
old 6g- 445 x 185 x 30 mm / 17,5 x 7,3 x 1,2 in
?- these numbers make no sense. the 6gv2 is 9'8 width while filco is 5.4?

also is the filco tilted? im pretty sure the steelseries keyboard arent. my abs m1 is and i need a wrist rest because of it.
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