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Originally Posted by BakerMan1971 View Post

I can personally vouch for the Keycool 87 II, just be aware the back lighting is Purple - Pink (as it gets brighter) photos tend to make it look blue.
Build quality is very good, I personally like the fairly smooth keytops, I think the caps are ABS, and if you did replace them with non-transparent lettering, you would still get some light bleed from underneath the keys, so back-lighting would still be effective (I will be testing that theory when the LCARS caps are out smile.gif )

My choice was MX Browns but they are available in black blue and red too.
$99 with delivery
Good thing is the back lighting is non-mainstream and not just the same old darn blue LOL
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man, I love my PBT caps so much that i'm going to order another set for my QFR at home.
Though i'm kinda thinking about the rainbow set, super 'fancy' but I think they look kinda cool.

Front print is the way to go for me. I don't look at the keys when I type, but on occasion when playing games and in software I find myself needing to find the keys.

its funny how i've doubled the price of the 'cheap' mech keyboards.

Though once I get get them in i'll probably have some cheap key cap sets for sale
I have a stock QF cap set, a stock stealth qfr set, and a TKL white blank cap set.
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Originally Posted by HPE1000 View Post

That is at the top of my want list currently, he is making it in aluminum of all colors, steel, gold plated, and brass and plastic.

Here is a picture of the steel that he just uploaded. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

Yeah, they all look cool. biggrin.gif

I wonder how much they'll be, getting one of each would be awesome. devil-smiley-019.gif
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man, I love my PBT caps so much that i'm going to order another set for my QFR at home.
Though i'm kinda thinking about the rainbow set, super 'fancy' but I think they look kinda cool.

Front print is the way to go for me. I don't look at the keys when I type, but on occasion when playing games and in software I find myself needing to find the keys.

its funny how i've doubled the price of the 'cheap' mech keyboards.

Though once I get get them in i'll probably have some cheap key cap sets for sale
I have a stock QF cap set, a stock stealth qfr set, and a TKL white blank cap set.

I'm debating getting some PBT keys for my next XT. I'm seeing some nice double shot GB's at Geek Hack that's got some tempting color combos so I'll have a hard time deciding what to do...too many nice options not enough wallet biggrin.gif
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I'm debating getting some PBT keys for my next XT. I'm seeing some nice double shot GB's at Geek Hack that's got some tempting color combos so I'll have a hard time deciding what to do...too many nice options not enough wallet biggrin.gif

Yeah I like them too much to not have them on my home keyboard.

I'm into photography, computers, and motorcycles, so i often have to pick and choose where my play money goes between them.
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I do see one, with MX-Browns; sitting in the corner of my "office" collecting dust at the moment. 

You can't have it though; I paid way too much for it back in the day and I still love the stupid thing. I want to change it to MX-Clears like I did my Ducky. 
if you find a TKL one that's not MX Brown let me know =)
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I think he asked about the smell. tongue.gif

Personally it's a bit aromatic, I tend to like it. Smells like plastic and lubricant.

Oh never caught that...

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don't think I can resist....2cute

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APPLE KEYBOARD. GET OUT.
Haha jk, what's that cat thing?
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APPLE KEYBOARD. GET OUT.
Haha jk, what's that cat thing?

If I had to guess a wrist rest
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