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I soaked and cleaned with soapy water. And I did stir them as I 'cooked' them. I ended up doing 4 20 min baths
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Hey guys i was wondering whether or not this dying guide would work on my Logitech mx518 mouse? Has anyone tried the dye on a mouse?
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Originally Posted by TotalRand;13364726 
Hey guys i was wondering whether or not this dying guide would work on my Logitech mx518 mouse? Has anyone tried the dye on a mouse?

Not sure if serious.. You should never soak a mouse in ANYTHING, especially dyes in this case.
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Not sure if serious.. You should never soak a mouse in ANYTHING, especially dyes in this case.

I think you're missing the point. I'm sure he'd disassemble the mouse and dye just the plastic bits.
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Hey guys i was wondering whether or not this dying guide would work on my Logitech mx518 mouse? Has anyone tried the dye on a mouse?

Unless your mouse is white, it probably won't work well.
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Originally Posted by Crazy9000;13376266 
Unless your mouse is white, it probably won't work well.

Yup. You have to take into account the original color. Since the mx518 is greyish it'll probably end up a blotchy dark color. I guess it might work if you wanted to dye it black, but even then I'd be concerned about the plastic warping. Don't bother trying anything but a dark color.
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If your keycaps are black with white lettering, will black RIT dye make it completely black?
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anyone do a beige look?
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About the mouse, it'll probably warp the plastic.
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Originally Posted by iJustin;13400175 
If your keycaps are black with white lettering, will black RIT dye make it completely black?

was wondering this too. I want to know if it'll be a different shade of black. I like the look of all black keyboards but I don't want like a das blank keyboard because I still occasionally look at my keyboard.
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