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post #4241 of 14564
Well pps here is that Thermaltake KB but with added goodies.
http://www.engadget.com/photos/therm...ds-on/#3042144

Well Engadget says its clicky mechanical but i don't know, what you guys think?
Edited by Kaankin - 6/4/10 at 1:30pm
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Anyone know what kind of keys that a Model-M uses? I would fancy some custom keys.
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post #4243 of 14564
Contact Fentek Plastics or Unicomp, the Model M (and relatives) have their own style of keycaps, and you can get them either one piece or two.
post #4244 of 14564
anyone heard of a cherry ivory key switch?
http://www.notestation.com/specs/KB-8861XP.pdf
i don't see it listed on the first page
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post #4245 of 14564
Quote:
Originally Posted by ihatelolcats View Post
anyone heard of a cherry ivory key switch?
http://www.notestation.com/specs/KB-8861XP.pdf
i don't see it listed on the first page
I think they mean the color of the print on the keyboard or something like that. It just says cherry switches, doesn't specify the type.
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post #4246 of 14564
Quote:
Originally Posted by ihatelolcats View Post
anyone heard of a cherry ivory key switch?
http://www.notestation.com/specs/KB-8861XP.pdf
i don't see it listed on the first page
Might be a different way of referring to Cherry clears.

I'm actually digging that lefty layout to be honest. Having the number pad over there is a great idea. Not keen on the half-size backspace though.
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post #4247 of 14564
Quote:
Originally Posted by ihatelolcats View Post
anyone heard of a cherry ivory key switch?
http://www.notestation.com/specs/KB-8861XP.pdf
i don't see it listed on the first page
In addition to calling them Cherry MX Clears, they have also been called Cherry MX Whites.
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post #4248 of 14564
Quote:
Originally Posted by RayvinAzn View Post
Might be a different way of referring to Cherry clears.

I'm actually digging that lefty layout to be honest. Having the number pad over there is a great idea. Not keen on the half-size backspace though.
oooh... I hadn't noticed the half-size backspace. Oh well.
Thanks, I bet you're right about the clears
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post #4249 of 14564
Could someone here recommend a few good (and <$75) mechanical keyboards that can be used for both typing and gaming?

I'm here because of this:
http://www.overclock.net/computer-pe...ml#post9579657

I'm sure most of the mechanical keyboard experts here understand....
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post #4250 of 14564
The ivory is not descriptive of the key switch. It says with cherry key switches, ivory .

It sounds like blues to me: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjxkA...ayer_embedded#!
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