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So the LED issue I had fixed it self, but now the keyboard either inputs letter "A" twice,thrice or does not accept the key press at random times. Im extremely disappointed that the warranty for the keyboard is only 1 year.
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I just got done trying to wash mine, then let it dry out for about 6 days, didn't fix my issue.

So today I soaked it in hot water for about an hour, and I will blow dry it to air it out faster and see if that fixes my issue. Otherwise this 130 dollar keyboard can't take a beating at all. Barely got some OJ in the keys when I spilled my cup shaker cup, and it ruined a few keys ability to register keystrokes without mashing them.

Anyone suggest another way to try and clean it effectively?
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I didnt realize its safe to water soak the keyboard, its safe for the PCB? I wonder if the key chattering issue I have can be fixed by cleaning it.
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post #354 of 365
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Originally Posted by SemperfiMorder View Post

I just got done trying to wash mine, then let it dry out for about 6 days, didn't fix my issue.
So today I soaked it in hot water for about an hour, and I will blow dry it to air it out faster and see if that fixes my issue. Otherwise this 130 dollar keyboard can't take a beating at all. Barely got some OJ in the keys when I spilled my cup shaker cup, and it ruined a few keys ability to register keystrokes without mashing them.
Anyone suggest another way to try and clean it effectively?
Thats really weird. My friend spilt a whole cup of water on his once and it started acting funny after. He unplugged it, used a blow dryer and compressed air and let it stand for 6 hours and then plugged it back in and everything worked except that one of the keys lost the 'click' sound
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post #355 of 365
Just don't use the dishwasher.

And ONLY do it as a last resort!

http://imgur.com/a/AqhIZ#4

Pic from the now defunct Geekhack Ripster Keyboard Cleaning Guide.
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post #356 of 365
So I just open up my black widow ultimate and soak up the PCB with distilled water and let it try for like 3-4days and thats it? Could that also fix the chattering issue or do I need a switch for that?
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post #357 of 365
Great review. I think you missed something though, the fn key is sticky which is annoying. I uninstalled FF thinking it was ff frown.gif had to redownload it which took ages on British telecrap's adsl2+ line.
post #358 of 365
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It's because the keyboard sucks. I thought at first maybe I wasn't "used to it", but in fact the keys stick and knock into each other. I don't understand how anyone can give this piece of crap a good review.

How common is this now? Has razer upped their build quality since release for the same exact keyboard?
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post #359 of 365
Great review! I also got this keyboard and is so nice for you who types alot. I just got one problem. It's the gaming mode light the "G" do'esnt show up. But i still have the warranty and if i have to i will change with a new one. But if anyone know how to maybe fix it please comment smile.gif
post #360 of 365
I think this keyboard is good, but the keys wear off really fast. Also, great review.
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