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^Personally I have a metal contact on each of my keys, then I wired them all in parallel to a wall plug. It makes your WPM sky-rocket.
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I thought it was some kind of stock mod , thats home made as heck ( in a good way ) , some sanding or using a router to make the hole would have gone a long way but it works.
    
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Leather key caps? Exquisite.

Most certainly the finest to be had!
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I had a decent thread up on Geekhack (weep) about this and other mods (you can see the keyboard sits _inside_ the desk). I'm typing on it now, you would not believe what a difference it makes to tap tap tap on soft leather all day instead of hard plastic!
Thats an interesting mod. Looks like your avatar was responsible for making the hole in your desk. biggrin.gif
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I've got a Billiards and rainbow keycap sets that I need KBs to put them on. Thinking of getting a WASD with Blues and a Filco with Browns. I've only used blacks, topres and reds. Figure it's time to try the rest.
@Akimbo- Where would I get replacement keycap covers for a Model M? Idk what else to call them. Had one break on me when I moved frown.gif At some point I need to clean it up since I got it used from my college for free my senior year when they were throwing stuff out.

Unicomp sells them individually. If you contact them they may be able to offer you a cheaper shipping option.
Clickykeyboards.com is another good option.
    
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Got my Max Keyboard Nighthawk X8 with the Cherry MX Browns switches a few days ago. Glad I got rid of my G15. thumb.gif
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Got my Max Keyboard Nighthawk X8 with the Cherry MX Browns switches a few days ago. Glad I got rid of my G15. thumb.gif
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That looks decent and matches my color scheme , brown switches too , what did it run you and from where ?
    
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Got my Max Keyboard Nighthawk X8 with the Cherry MX Browns switches a few days ago. Glad I got rid of my G15. thumb.gif
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There's no branding on the keyboard except on the back, so here's the link to where I got it, in case it's not obvious rolleyes.gif. http://www.maxkeyboard.com/index.php?dispatch=products.view&product_id=1
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That looks decent and matches my color scheme , brown switches too , what did it run you and from where ?
I jumped at the chance to get the keyboard when the forums at Custompcreview.com had a Group buy with a discount. Someone also had a user review video of the keyboard and I was sold.
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Got my Max Keyboard Nighthawk X8 with the Cherry MX Browns switches a few days ago. Glad I got rid of my G15. thumb.gif
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There's no branding on the keyboard except on the back, so here's the link to where I got it, in case it's not obvious rolleyes.gif. http://www.maxkeyboard.com/index.php?dispatch=products.view&product_id=1
It's pretty clean looking. Don't think I have ever seen a backlit space bar before.
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My lime green keycaps arrived from EK today. I'm still trying to decide if I like them. They are a little too riced out for me.

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