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That makes no sense to me. For example CoolerMaster QFR, Play/Pause = FN + F5. Could just make your hotkeys Menu+F5... Exactly the same except you can choose which keys you want to use when using hotkeys.

Even if I don't have any sort of media buttons (including Fn), what other backlit MX Brown keyboards are there that are good?
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Even if I don't have any sort of media buttons (including Fn), what other backlit MX Brown keyboards are there that are good?

Hmm, I'm not a fan of backlit keyboards either.. but I'll let you have that one.

Ducky, KBTalking Race/Pure, um not sure what else. There are other ones, but I wouldn't happily recommend them.
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Even if I don't have any sort of media buttons (including Fn), what other backlit MX Brown keyboards are there that are good?

Have you checked out http://www.maxkeyboard.com/?
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Tator Tot said the Durandal by Max Keyboards is not a very good board. But the Nighthawk X8 is a damn good one? Is it fully worth $145?
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Have you checked out http://www.maxkeyboard.com/?

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Okay, I'm look for MX Brown keys, illuminated keyboard and media keys (can be just Fn key). My choices are: Rosewill RK-9100BR, CM Storm Trigger, Max Durandal, Ducky Shine II... are there any others you guys might recommend?

I'm guessing yes.
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Okay, I'm look for MX Brown keys, illuminated keyboard and media keys (can be just Fn key). My choices are: Rosewill RK-9100BR, CM Storm Trigger, Max Durandal, Ducky Shine II... are there any others you guys might recommend?

Ducky Shine II would not be a disappointment that's for sure. Ducky makes great boards. That, and the Max Nighthawk is solid. Took the good design of the xarmor board, but gave it good quality to match.
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Tator Tot said the Durandal by Max Keyboards is not a very good board. But the Nighthawk X8 is a damn good one? Is it fully worth $145?

 

It's based on an iOne product that many users had troubles with and issues abound (part of their U9 series.)

 

I don't hate it, but it's not worth $145.

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Anyone?

Nothin' like bringing up a dead post....
Anyway, I found a place that does clear keycaps, not sure thats exactly what you're looking for but will still be able to see the LED.
http://www.keycapsdirect.com/marketplace.php

There are other colours available aswell.
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I got 2 new boards today. An SGI granite (dampened white alps) and a rare old logo Dell (salmon/pink alps).

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Got any nickels for those pink ALPS?

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