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thanks

I like how the PCB illuminates.
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thanks

I like how the PCB illuminates.
I perfectly agree, the overall illumination of it in general is very global and balanced.
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if you guys are interested there are 2 Deck 82 Toxic and 1 Deck 82 Ice available for $99 on eBay.
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Speaking of wrist rests, I need one. This keyboard is way higher than my scissor switch one. What kind of rests are good? most of those I found (and I can barely find any, only amazon sells them) are gel, but I'm sure there are other types.

edit: can't link to amazon searches.
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Speaking of wrist rests, I need one. This keyboard is way higher than my scissor switch one. What kind of rests are good? most of those I found (and I can barely find any, only amazon sells them) are gel, but I'm sure there are other types.

edit: can't link to amazon searches.
There are Gel, Foam, & "pillow" wrist-rests.

I like the gels the most, they give a good amount of support and are nice and firm. While still contouring to my writs & palms.
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There are Gel, Foam, & "pillow" wrist-rests.

I like the gels the most, they give a good amount of support and are nice and firm. While still contouring to my writs & palms.
Thanks. I have no idea how to pick one o.O guess I'll go buy my stuff in a shop for once
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Thanks. I have no idea how to pick one o.O guess I'll go buy my stuff in a shop for once
Go to any office supply store like Office Max, they have keyboards & wrist rests on display. So you can try what type of wrist rest you like.

The foams I've always felt suck you in to much.

Also there are some that are gel with a leather top which is really annoying to me, I don't like them.
My gel wrist rest has a cloth/nylon top to it (and a rubber base so it doesn't slide) and that is what I personally prefer.
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Go to any office supply store like Office Max, they have keyboards & wrist rests on display. So you can try what type of wrist rest you like.

The foams I've always felt suck you in to much.

Also there are some that are gel with a leather top which is really annoying to me, I don't like them.
My gel wrist rest has a cloth/nylon top to it (and a rubber base so it doesn't slide) and that is what I personally prefer.
Yeah I was thinking of looking in those shops.
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So having bought a Das with cherry browns I have to say I'm in love with it. On the other hand though, I hate the keyboard I use at work. Anyone know where I can get a cheap mechanical I can use and abuse at the office? I'd prefer cherry browns but blues would probably work also.
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I have recieved the cherry g80-3000 with white switches and the g81-3000 with cherry MY ones. Comparing this g80 with rubber dome keyboard, i can say that it feels for sure better. Actions like striking, using skills get a new feeling, its more fun, not much but it is worth it. Likewise simple typing ofcourse feels also better. Rubber domes really are swamps.

So now as i am writing this i use the g81-3000 and i don't know what to think of it. First off this keyboard is much heavier than the g80. I guess it is plated. It feels definetly better than a rubber dome. The keys are extremly silent because you barely bottom out. I like it when i have closed earphones and can't hear any clicks anymore, so that is absolutely no problem for me. But i think i like bottoming out, but that would be tiring with this keyboard as it requieres much force to do so. I havn't played any games with it so far, so gonna do it next.

I have tried cherry blacks before and judging from the feeling, i could go with them over whites or browns. I havn't tried latter but the feel is very similar to white i think and they are very loud from what i hear in the youtube videos (which browns are not on a plated keyboard?). Well, first i try these two more and eventually send them back.

I try to report later how the g81 did in games.
Edited by Jalal - 9/2/10 at 12:16pm
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