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I was just at Best Buy (I know, I know) checking stuff out and came across an interesting looking aluminum Rocketfish mousepad. Well, I was in need of a new one so I figured I might as well try it out. BEST PAD EVER. I seriously love it. It gives me so much more control than my old one it's unbelievable. I seriously recommend it to anyone that sees it at their local Best Buy.

p.s. Unless you have a high-end mouse don't try it out. I used it with my friends mouse and it sucked, but once I got it home with my G9 it was amazing. You need Teflon pads on your mouse to appreciate it.
    
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Hmm was looking at it myself. I may have to get it now!
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Maybe I'm just weird, but I've always liked cloth mousepads.
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I hope everybody shares my opinion on this and my post wasn't at all misleading. My old mousepad is a piece of cloth crap so anything would be an upgrade, but this is still the best mousepad I have ever used.
    
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post #5 of 20
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Originally Posted by slothfish View Post
I was just at Best Buy (I know, I know) checking stuff out and came across an interesting looking aluminum Rocketfish mousepad. Well, I was in need of a new one so I figured I might as well try it out. BEST PAD EVER. I seriously love it. It gives me so much more control than my old one it's unbelievable. I seriously recommend it to anyone that sees it at their local Best Buy.

p.s. Unless you have a high-end mouse don't try it out. I used it with my friends mouse and it sucked, but once I got it home with my G9 it was amazing. You need Teflon pads on your mouse to appreciate it.
I agree with you 100%. Which side do you prefer? I prefer the speed side after using it for probably 8+ months now. I have mine paired with a Razer DeathAdder.
 
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How much was it?

My $7 WOWPAD has served me well but since the Teflon on my mouse is wearing down its also wearing down the plastic pad.
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I agree with you 100%. Which side do you prefer? I prefer the speed side after using it for probably 8+ months now. I have mine paired with a Razer DeathAdder.
I prefer the control side actually, my mouse is pretty slippery so the speed side is a bit too fast lol.
    
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Originally Posted by timw4mail View Post
Maybe I'm just weird, but I've always liked cloth mousepads.
I used to be the same until I took the plunge one day and got a Belkin Lighted mouse pad. It's so smooth it took me a few weeks to adjust, now anything less smooth feels clunky.

And yeah, it glows. Sold
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Originally Posted by Papa.Smurf View Post
How much was it?

My $7 WOWPAD has served me well but since the Teflon on my mouse is wearing down its also wearing down the plastic pad.
$20

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....=1168044601670
    
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I have one of these. Used the control side for months until I decided to try out speed again. Gotta say the speed side with the G5 is sooooo smooth. Good mouse pad, very recommended.
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