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Originally Posted by Crunkles View Post

Just buy a usb num pad, then you can put it on the left side of the keyboard so your mouse still stays close by. Problem solved, and at a reasonable price wink.gif
Edit: need (want tongue.gif) o-rings for my poker with reds, suggestions?

I've taken a liking to using an embedded numpad. Choc Mini has one natively and on my Quickfire I map one using AutoHotkey.

As for switch preference, mine is Black >= Blue > Topre > Brown. Have yet to try Red.
Edited by ChaoticKinesis - 5/16/12 at 11:48am
     
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I've taken a liking to using an embedded numpad. Choc Mini has one natively and on my Quickfire I map one using AutoHotkey.
As for switch preference, mine is Black >= Blue > Topre > Brown. Have yet to try Red.

Reds are like blacks, except not as hard to press. Like them so much more, may sell my OCN ducky since I never use it anymore and get something else thumb.gif
    
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Mech keyboards without LED backlighting what would you do when using them in the dark to type or play games?

My room isn't very well lit and my screen is too far away from my keyboard to fully illuminate it. (Yes, I know I have an X6, which has LED's but its just a normal keyboard..ugh) and I'd like to get a Mechanical board one day.
Edited by jameschisholm - 5/16/12 at 12:02pm
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Mech keyboards without LED backlighting what would you do when using them in the dark to type or play games?
My room isn't very well lit and my screen is too far away from my keyboard to fully illuminate it. (Yes, I know I have an X6, which has LED's but its just a normal keyboard..ugh) and I'd like to get a Mechanical board one day.

well for one, learn to touch type. you shouldn't be looking at your keyboard while typing or gaming (do you die often since you have to look down constantly?)

or get a desk lamp.

touch typing is better.
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well for one, learn to touch type. you shouldn't be looking at your keyboard while typing or gaming (do you die often since you have to look down constantly?)
or get a desk lamp.
touch typing is better.

Dark rooms are bad for your eyes when using the computer.
    
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ducky shine - cherry mx brown, white leds (bad camera makes them look blue redface.gif)
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Well no I don't look down when I type much, when gaming I don't look down Ever. So I guess that solves that! lol
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well there you have it. nothing holding you back!

now give us your soul biggrin.gif
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well there you have it. nothing holding you back!
now give us your money biggrin.gif

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Just buy a usb num pad, then you can put it on the left side of the keyboard so your mouse still stays close by. Problem solved, and at a reasonable price wink.gif
Edit: need (want tongue.gif) o-rings for my poker with reds, suggestions?

thanks I've looked into that, but are there any mechanical ones? i love these mechanical keys.
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