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potato pics frown.gif

Finished the "skeldon-GH". it houses the phantom PCB and supports 6 different layouts biggrin.gif




That is great! Well done thumb.gif
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post #13182 of 36808
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Ducky TKL case... painted!!


Trying it on:



Finished!

Where did you get those keys from?
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post #13183 of 36808
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Originally Posted by ElevenEleven View Post

Ducky TKL case... painted!!


Trying it on:
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

Finished!

Where did you get those keys from?

Feng on eBay.

EDIT: Voting for the May KOTM is open here AND the thread for the June KOTM is open for you to post and submit entries here. smile.gif
Edited by Paradigm84 - 6/1/13 at 8:07am
post #13184 of 36808
May just be me. But does anyone else, while gaming, press the "W" key at a non-linear angle? I can't seem to shake the habit of pressing slightly forward when I press down, and I feel a definite rubbing. It only happens when I game not when I type. I should learn to press correctly!

I just would rather not wear my first shiny new mech keyboard out. On that point, are individual switches replaceable, just to put my mind at rest?

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post #13185 of 36808
I wouldn't worry about it. Mechanical is gonna last longer than your previous rubberdomes anyway. However, you could lube the switches, however that'd require desoldering. And that leads into your last question. Yes, if you can desolder the switches.

Some custom keyboards/plates allow you to change switches without having to desolder though.
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post #13186 of 36808
Hey guys,

After tons of reading up on mechanical keyboards, I have narrowed down my search to CM Storm QFR Rapid (AUD$115) and Filco Majestouch 2 TKL (AUD$145).
I read that both keyboards are very identical, so my question is: Is it worth the extra $30 for a Filco?

Thanks smile.gif
post #13187 of 36808
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Hey guys,

After tons of reading up on mechanical keyboards, I have narrowed down my search to CM Storm QFR Rapid (AUD$115) and Filco Majestouch 2 TKL (AUD$145).
I read that both keyboards are very identical, so my question is: Is it worth the extra $30 for a Filco?

Thanks smile.gif

Ill make your life simple. Get a ducky.
post #13188 of 36808
I was thinking of getting the Ducky DK9008 Shine II.. It's almost the same price as Filco in Australia though.

Why do you recommend getting the Ducky though?
post #13189 of 36808
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I was thinking of getting the Ducky DK9008 Shine II.. It's almost the same price as Filco in Australia though.

Why do you recommend getting the Ducky though?

I've got one, and I love it. Be warned, it's being discontinued, so hurry if you want one.
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post #13190 of 36808
It's only getting discontinued in favor of newer models. Zero Shine is coming out, and soon there should be some sort of a TKL Shine revision too.
   
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