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Originally Posted by DaveLT View Post

Then you should try a Quickfire XT, that's made by costar as well.
Don't those come with the same caps? They still use the same god-awful fonts.

If I'm getting a board with a TK, it will be the Quickfire TK. I despise having my mouse so far to the left.
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Don't those come with the same caps? They still use the same god-awful fonts.

If I'm getting a board with a TK, it will be the Quickfire TK. I despise having my mouse so far to the left.
Fonts? Meh. If you judge a keyboard by it's fonts (which nobody does here i think) then you're not a keyboardhead tongue.gif TBH on a keyboard like that nobody keeps stock caps if it feels average. If it feels good but looks horrible it's still a good feeling cap.
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Fonts? Meh. If you judge a keyboard by it's fonts (which nobody does here i think) then you're not a keyboardhead tongue.gif TBH on a keyboard like that nobody keeps stock caps if it feels average. If it feels good but looks horrible it's still a good feeling cap.
I judge a keyboard by its fonts, among many other things. And I am a mech-lover. Don't tell me what I do and don't like. Don't generalize and marginalize. Don't tell me what feels and looks good and bad.

I dislike the font and feel of the CM keycaps.

I would get other keycaps, but price IS a consideration for most people.

I don't even really get why these things have to be laid out.

/rant
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post #19864 of 36813
I'm sorry for bringing up such an old post, but I have been doing some catching up. tongue.gif

Quote:
Originally Posted by Simca View Post

If I wanted to go for a quiter switch it would be MX Clears.

Yes, I have a thing for red. It goes deep into my veins this love for red.


Maybe one day I will finally give in and try to paint, but I really don't think I'd do a good job of it.


Marceline_wallpaper_by_midoriflygon-d37tyxy.png


Also, I've noticed that someone referred to pleb dome keyboards as 'pleb domes'.
I am pleased. sneaky.gif


Also, I can't wait to figure what inspired the Koalas to power this thread.


In other words: Hello guys, I've missed you. wave2.gif


Edit: nubbinator, what did you do to Spongebob and Patrick?! Find quote here (Click to show)
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Another new cap for the keyboard came in today:

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Edited by fragamemnon - 1/6/14 at 5:56am
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I really hated the stock caps on my QFR, so much so that when I got a new set of caps for my Nighthawk I put its old caps on the former.

I find that board so much more enjoyable to use when I can't feel the obvious pad printing. Changing the font was secondary, but still a welcome change. I think I liked the 'A' least of all.

E: Para, if I'm filling out the form to update my membership, do I need to post and link to all my boards, or can you just take my word for it that I have new boards now?
Edited by user18 - 1/6/14 at 4:52am
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I don't think any cooler master board has double shot keycaps, link pls doh.gif

Stock QFR caps are pretty bad, I refuse to use anything but either otaku keycaps, double shot or dye sub.
 
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2 shots of a lovely board for you guys. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)



Personally not a fan of the styling, but if you like it then that's what matters thumb.gif

Also, been trying to save money, but that QWER Key tester is mighty tempting.
I really wouldn't mind getting some new keycaps and that tester.
post #19868 of 36813
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E: Para, if I'm filling out the form to update my membership, do I need to post and link to all my boards, or can you just take my word for it that I have new boards now?

Just a link to all the boards being added, not any of the old ones.
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The QFR stealth series caps are not so bad, simply because you can't feel the giant pad printing on the tops.
and for clarification, the XT ueses the same caps as the QFR.

But then again, i've not used anything but PBT caps for the last three months.

Assuming the price was reasonable, I'm not too interested in a torpe board. It seems ( to me ) the big attraction to these is the exclusivisity due to the high price.
I don't see any reason why I would want one over a Cherry board.

I hope my in the mail poker 2 isn't so bad, from what I understand, thick PBT but with pad printing.
post #19870 of 36813
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Originally Posted by HPE1000 View Post

I don't think any cooler master board has double shot keycaps, link pls doh.gif

Stock QFR caps are pretty bad, I refuse to use anything but either otaku keycaps, double shot or dye sub.
ditto!
but I never move my heart from GMK double shot, they feel so good
Though I'm curious about SA family...
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