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post #7261 of 14551
The Customizer is basically the same case, so that's what you're up against.

The only fullsize Model M I own is one with a trackpoint
Edited by ch_123 - 9/8/10 at 4:58pm
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post #7262 of 14551
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The Customizer is basically the same case, so that's what you're up against.

The only fullsize Model M I own is one with a trackpoint
I don't mean to be annoying, but do you possibly know (approximately) how wide it is? I have enough depth for pretty much anything.
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post #7263 of 14551
Unicomp's website from 10 years ago

For reasons that baffle everyone, Unicomp's website has actually gotten worse as time goes on.
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post #7264 of 14551
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Unicomp's website from 10 years ago

For reasons that baffle everyone, Unicomp's website has actually gotten worse as time goes on.
for not making a bit of sense.
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post #7265 of 14551
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Unicomp's website from 10 years ago

For reasons that baffle everyone, Unicomp's website has actually gotten worse as time goes on.
I'm baffled too, that information is quite useful.

Thanks for your help though, I think I can fit it. Just have to move my mousepad over a couple inches.
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post #7266 of 14551
Also note that due to the extensive dieting done by the Model M over its 25 year lifetime has reduced its weight from 2.3Kg down to about 1.8-1.9Kg
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post #7267 of 14551
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Also note that due to the extensive dieting done by the Model M over its 25 year lifetime has reduced its weight from 2.3Kg down to about 1.8-1.9Kg
Sheesh. I'm guessing with weights like these, it takes a sledgehammer to get some flex out of them.
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post #7268 of 14551
There's a bit of flex in the case at some points. The weight largely comes from the hefty steel backplate of the internal assembly.
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post #7269 of 14551
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There's a bit of flex in the case at some points. The weight largely comes from the hefty steel backplate of the internal assembly.
I was talking more about bowing the entire thing. I would expect plastic to have some flex, but I've had boards I could literally bend into a bow shape.
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post #7270 of 14551
Yeah, not going to happen easily

That said, I do have a picture somewhere where I broke apart a dead Model M and bent its backplate into an arch shape =]
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