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Macro keys? Banned from the club.

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Yeah, this is prehapse the most offensive mech keyboard i've ever seen, this thing make a BWU look good.
( though I love the new corsair k95 )
post #14293 of 36849
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Originally Posted by Paradigm84 View Post

Yeah, I ain't scurred.

Although I'd have to ask him to leave the Model M at home. tongue.gif
It's only a lexmark, you'll be fine. At least I'm not bringing one of the terminal boards.
post #14294 of 36849
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Originally Posted by Paradigm84 View Post

You bring a QFR, I'll bring the Filco, we'll have a fight and see which is better. biggrin.gif
Ive tried many keyboards since i started getting into this sick, wallet killer, and addicting hobby
Imo filco is way up there in term of quality second by leopold for a mass product brand
Ive own both
I dont think its even fair to compare a qfr with a filco, qfr is so plasticy
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Originally Posted by Jixr View Post

i'll bring this beast


its got a god damn handle on it.

( new corsair mech )

and its Razor approved! L33T G4m3Rz love it bro!

That's from Coolermaster, not Corsair.
post #14296 of 36849
I haven't really looked too much into the finer details of filco and Leopold, but every leopold I've typed on, I felt a little heart warming crush come over me. I could not tell you why or how, but I just have felt Leopolds feel nicer, and never known why. I would sell off my Filco MJ2 for a Leopold in a second if the offer came up. However I'm not looking to buy another MX board. Have too many atm and I want a FC660C.
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Originally Posted by Nuzart View Post

I haven't really looked too much into the finer details of filco and Leopold, but every leopold I've typed on, I felt a little heart warming crush come over me. I could not tell you why or how, but I just have felt Leopolds feel nicer, and never known why. I would sell off my Filco MJ2 for a Leopold in a second if the offer came up. However I'm not looking to buy another MX board. Have too many atm and I want a FC660C.
IIRC Leupold Cherry MX keyboards don't have plate mounted switches (someone please tell me if this is wrong), so the keys aren't as crisp as on a Filco. At least, that was my experience from a mechanical keyboard I bought for $15.

I just stick to Costar keyboards, if I want one with Cherry MX switches. Costar, from the little I've seen, has great build quality, and their long key stabilizers are a lot better than Cherry stabilizers.
Edited by Art Vanelay - 8/16/13 at 7:32am
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They are plate mounted. I've used both cherry and costar stabilizers and I honestly don't notice a difference between the two, besides removing keycaps being a pain on costar.
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Originally Posted by Art Vanelay View Post


People always say that there are keyboards better built than the QFR, but I've never seen any difference that wasn't just the PCB was better, which really doesn't enhance my experience with it.

 

Better channels for the removable cable, a thicker better plastic used for the casing, less molding marks from injection points, as well as the better PCB.

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Originally Posted by Art Vanelay View Post

IIRC Leupold keyboards don't have plate mounted switches (someone please tell me if this is wrong), so the keys aren't as crisp as on a Filco. At least, that was my experience from a mechanical keyboard I bought for $15.

I just stick to Costar keyboards, if I want one with Cherry MX switches. Costar, from the little I've seen, has great build quality, and their long key stabilizers are a lot better than Cherry stabilizers.

FC660C is a Topre plate mount man.
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