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I have a question regarding wrist rests, I've tried both the graffiti and leather wrist rests and they both have their pros and cons.

The Grafiti in terms of feel and reducing sweat (doesn't get as hot as leather) is great but only lasts me between 6 months (top layer starts peeling from the side) to a year, which bothers me.

Leather wrist rests on the other hand last for a really long time, but my problem is the whole getting sweaty wrists, which bother me (I live in a tropical country - I'm not complaining about living in a tropical country mind you biggrin.gif).

Are there other options for wrist rests? One with the durability of leather but with the breath-ability of the Grafiti?
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Maybe a nice wooden one?
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If the front lip wasn't as thick, I would have bought that straight up!

Yeah uh... the case design isn't that great. It's a bit big, not digging the rounded edges and the general form. That said it is more solid aluminum than the Mini. The USB port isn't full size I believe and is on the left side which will annoy me quite a bit.

 

I wish Ducky did TKL Legend. The Legend is as good as I could hope it to be, except for the large form factor which is a deal-breaker. The Ducky reps told me more than once that there is no such thing as a Ducky Legend TKL in the pipeline right now, there are no plans for one. Wish they'd at least model the YOTH to have a similar aesthetic as the Legend, even if the Legend actually just has aluminum plating up top and plastic on the bottom.

 

All of these small details matter to me, and a lot. I have cash and I can drop 500+, but it's gotta check ALL the boxes. And no keyboard I can obtain right now does that. Which is a weird place to be in...

   
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post #31984 of 35630
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Maybe a nice wooden one?

Hmmm... that's a pretty good suggestion, maybe I'll have a nice one made for myself! The ones I checked out online are too pricey! We have better wood and I can have it made for cheap!
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So I pre-ordered the Ducky Shine 4 "White Edition" as I have mentioned earlier in this thread but I am having second thoughts because of the amount of time I have to actually wait for the keyboard to arrive. Does anyone have any suggestions on a white, full keyboard?
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I think there is a white rosewill rk9000 afaik
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I think there is a white rosewill rk9000 afaik

In existence yes but available not so much.
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post #31988 of 35630
Finally got my Varmilo from massdrop this passed Friday. I'm in love! Never tried Cherry's before. The browns are perfect.

post #31989 of 35630
Browns are my favourite switch, but blues are also my favourite switch...
Thats a great looking kbd Ovrclk.
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So, I'm thinking of a PBT blank DSA grey (GDE) base + blue (BDJ) modifier set for the Poker - more or less neutral colours to allow for fancy add-ups down the timeline.
You guys concur with me?


E: kbros beat me to it. biggrin.gif
Edited by fragamemnon - 3/30/15 at 3:58am
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