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Blank keys are kinda cool. It's fine for normal typing (except the $%^& keys), but I found that when I type with one hand (other hand on mouse) it's hard to remember where the keys on the right side of the keyboard are.
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Originally Posted by Little Overclocker/Gamer View Post
I'm afraid to mess up with the paint. I want my first build to look awesome. If only Das sold good gaming mice. I'm the kind of person who likes more than 1 thing or everything from the same brand.
To be honest, if I had the Das Model S, then I most definitely wouldn't paint it.
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To be honest, if I had the Das Model S, then I most definitely wouldn't paint it.
I have the Das Model S, and there's no way I'm painting it
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To be honest, if I had the Das Model S, then I most definitely wouldn't paint it.
It looks like a masterpiece already but I'm a little upset because of just that small amount of red on Das. I was really hoping to go completely blue inside of my computer and the outside.
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Blank keys are kinda cool. It's fine for normal typing (except the $%^& keys), but I found that when I type with one hand (other hand on mouse) it's hard to remember where the keys on the right side of the keyboard are.
Blank keys look cool and stuff but I might forget while I'm playing and type in something like ejsyr lrbrl instead of what level or something (I just need to make this post quick. Got homework). I don't want that happening. Plus, it's not like I'll be showing it off. I will in the pictures but only for my computer. Not the external hardware.
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It looks like a masterpiece already but I'm a little upset because of just that small amount of red on Das. I was really hoping to go completely blue inside of my computer and the outside.
You mean the red "das" on it? lol...
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It looks like a masterpiece already but I'm a little upset because of just that small amount of red on Das. I was really hoping to go completely blue inside of my computer and the outside.
But form follows function.

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Originally Posted by Little Overclocker/Gamer View Post
Blank keys look cool and stuff but I might forget while I'm playing and type in something like ejsyr lrbrl instead of what level or something (I just need to make this post quick. Got homework). I don't want that happening. Plus, it's not like I'll be showing it off. I will in the pictures but only for my computer. Not the external hardware.
I thought you said that you touch type. I mean, if you do, then there should never be a problem with blank keys. Even though they're blank, the 'f' and 'j' keys still have the little bumps on them.

But, how often do you look at your keyboard when typing?
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You mean the red "das" on it? lol...
Yeah. Funny. A little thing can distract me. LOL

Edit - amazing how it doesn't really matter already because I can't see the inside of my case unless I open it. I'm just going to be focused on what's on the screen, not the table.
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Originally Posted by Little Overclocker/Gamer View Post
Yeah. Funny. A little thing can distract me. LOL

Edit - amazing how it doesn't really matter already because I can't see the inside of my case unless I open it. I'm just going to be focused on what's on the screen, not the table.
Naturally. Besides, if you get the Das Model S, then the red "das" will be more of an accent. Plus, form will always follow function.
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post #8370 of 14564
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Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
But form follows function.


I thought you said that you touch type. I mean, if you do, then there should never be a problem with blank keys. Even though they're blank, the 'f' and 'j' keys still have the little bumps on them.

But, how often do you look at your keyboard when typing?
It's not when you're touch typing that it becomes a problem, but when you aren't. For example, when I play an RPG, I'll need to single out the I key to open the inventory, and my hands will be nowhere near home row. Typically one is one the mouse and the other is around 1234 to select spells or potions or something, so the reach over to I is just to hit that key once. Especially since my keyboard isn't even bright enough to see the edges of the keys clearly, it is sometimes difficult to hit the correct key right away.
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