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i-Rocks KR-6230 with Cherry MX Browns $69.99 over 10 available on eBay.

some people don't like the layout because it has a vertical enter key, no windows key and the /? key.



consider this the Thermaltake Meka is coming out which is a rebranded I-Rocks KR-6230 but instead of Cherry MX Brown switches it uses Cherry MX Black Linear switches and I am sure it will cost more than $69.99. if you are using it for gaming only you shouldn't have any problems.

thanks to ricercar for the find.
Edited by lmnop - 6/16/10 at 6:03am
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I may have a review sample of the Das coming in.
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I think they sent skcheng a free t-shirt. it's been on the market for 9-10 months what is the point especially if you have to send it back.
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post #4554 of 14567
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I think they sent skcheng a free t-shirt. it's been on the market for 9-10 months what is the point especially if you have to send it back.
Because. Even if I can't keep it, I get to try out a keyboard that I've heard a lot about and have even recommended a lot. Plus I've been wanting to try MX blues. And I doubt Das has a reason to say no to free (almost) publicity.
post #4555 of 14567
publicity? lol

I hope you do a better job than trustedreviews. this is the first pro review site I have seen review a Filco Majestouch and it's not very good. the review is pretty dry. he rated the Filco Majestouch Tactile Touch 8/10 he also reviewed the steelseries 7g a couple months ago and rated it even less 7/10 but he rates the Microsoft Bluetrack 6000 and Microsoft Arc 9/10.

wanker...
Edited by lmnop - 6/16/10 at 12:05pm
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Feels and sounds the same the same.

*hugs Filco*
Hmm... it looks like it has some brain damage: it repeated "the same" without even realizing it!

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It'll be ok as long as you apologize.

Just be careful in the future, that is a really dangerous thing to do. For example, if TwoCables did something like that, his filco might leave him, and he wouldn't even be able to write it an apology/break up letter.
"Dear TwoCables: I am a keyboard, and you are a human..."

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hi again

I asked about a gaming keyboard a while back and for lack of choice in the U.K ended up with one answer: 6gv2

AFAIK the 6gv2 is still not available here, and this Logitech is killing me.. So is there any news on when it might be available? The Steel Series site has said 'coming soon' for quite some time now. Of course if there are any alternative(s) for <£80 I would be interested in those too.
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hi again

I asked about a gaming keyboard a while back and for lack of choice in the U.K ended up with one answer: 6gv2

AFAIK the 6gv2 is still not available here, and this Logitech is killing me.. So is there any news on when it might be available? The Steel Series site has said 'coming soon' for quite some time now. Of course if there are any alternative(s) for <£80 I would be interested in those too.
Would you consider a used one? I'm sure you could find an old cherry keyboard with mx blacks for cheap.
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does anyone know if this is a mechanical?

had this for awhile and had it in storage for awhile i got it back in 2000 at a garage sale. and it really needs a clean up lol

but from what it says it was made in 95 96.

i got the pics as attachments if that is ok.

had too resize them too had it at 10 mega pixle.. lol


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i-Rocks KR-6230 with Cherry MX Browns $69.99 over 10 available on eBay.

some people don't like the layout because it has a vertical enter key, no windows key and the /? key.



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thanks to ricercar for the find.
I had that before. The only problem is how the back was raised which created an angle that gave me constant carpel tunnel.
    
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