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Just got my first mechanical keyboard. I chose brown switches because they heard good things about them, and the keyboard with them (Quickfire Pro) was kinda cheap-ish, so I thought, why not. smile.gif

Like them a lot so far, I just need to practice not bottoming the keys out so much.
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I dont primarily game on Blues, but I have for about two weeks while my QFR Reds were drying. I actually prefer gaming/casual typing on Reds. Don't get me wrong, I love Blues. But I use them at work for 8-9hrs a day, so I actually like the feel of Reds after typing on my Blues all day. Plus the double taping on Blues were a little annoying because of the pronounce tactile bump, imo.

I see, maybe I'll just use my blues to type on, when I want to game I'll switch to my QFR, thanks for the information buddy!
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Here it is...the keyboard to end all keyboards. 55g uniform RF 87u I'll be selling my KMAC LE and other boards soon.

 

 

Something about "once you go Topre.."

 

I will say, I won't go Topre until I can get a 55g uniform 103U. Sadly, unless I find one second hand, it won't happen.

 

I may eventually settle on a 86U & 23U.

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post #12464 of 36850
Playing around with my Ducky. Dinioc'ed the top frame. I can see why people break these. Very thin around the home keys. (Also goofing with a new camera - still have a lot of work there redface.gif)



Funny how dirty it looks in the pics.



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Cool color scheme--just not sure about those green/red keys... they make it look a bit "too much". Love it otherwise.
   
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post #12466 of 36850
Woot I got my KBtalking pro working on bluetooth. I was right, my BT adapter was crap. So this is what I'm using now...no wires biggrin.gif

Edited by phillyd - 4/6/13 at 9:50pm
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post #12467 of 36850
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Cool color scheme--just not sure about those green/red keys... they make it look a bit "too much". Love it otherwise.

Just place holders for now. More caps on the way thumb.gif Trying to get rid of all the stock keys. I will be waiting a while as the Toxic group buy (on GH) is not even in production yet. I would love to find a Wyse moogle kit, but at $45+ for just the modifiers, and then still no symbols for the num pad, I think I will go another route.

Board will be roughly like this:

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Cool color scheme--just not sure about those green/red keys... they make it look a bit "too much". Love it otherwise.

Just place holders for now. More caps on the way thumb.gif Trying to get rid of all the stock keys. I will be waiting a while as the Toxic group buy (on GH) is not even in production yet. I would love to find a Wyse moogle kit, but at $45+ for just the modifiers, and then still no symbols for the num pad, I think I will go another route.

Board will be roughly like this:


Did your wyse set not have a number pad?

Wyse moogles have become rare beasts. I originally had one and then sold it. It took a long time searching to find one. Wyse tsangan
    
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^Wyse tsangans are easy to source on the other hand.


Sorry for the double post..tapatalk was wigging out on my phone. T__T
    
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Cool color scheme--just not sure about those green/red keys... they make it look a bit "too much". Love it otherwise.

"Too much" you say?



In other news, not sure whether to settle on an average set ISO PBT set, or buy a nicer ANSI PBT set and only use the letter keys from it (incompatible Enter keys)
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