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Elitekeyboards is done selling Filcos. Glad I got mine when I did.
I'm fairly certain that Elitekeyboards was the only USA dealer.
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Well, they'll have something even better to replace them next month. No worries.
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woah!
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Yeah they were just a simple keyboard with Cherry MX switches... anything with decent build quality will be just as good, so not a big loss really.
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post #5 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post
Well, they'll have something even better to replace them next month. No worries.
I have to say I prefer the shape of the housing on the Filco to the Leopold, but other than that, nothing to worry about...

Aside from this news being a month old I think.

Right now there is only one option for a Filco in States, and this is to import from Taiwan.
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Hh but the rounded edges mean less resistance in your swings when you wield your keyboard as a makeshift weapon during the zombie apocalypse.
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post #7 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by bojinglebells View Post
Hh but the rounded edges mean less resistance in your swings when you wield your keyboard as a makeshift weapon during the zombie apocalypse.
I live in the Pacific Northwest, and thus have shot guns

The Leopold is really appealing though, with the cable routing and the really clean logo and text free body. Certainly beats sandblasting a Filco housing.
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post #8 of 32
My Filco has nice rounded edges.
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post #9 of 32
Rounded corners decrease latency.
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post #10 of 32
If the Elitekeyboards owner was a Inventory Control Manager for Toys"R"us there would be a lot of disappointed children this year.
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