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I am looking for the most ergonomic keyboard available! I have a terrible disease that makes anything I do for more then a few minutes hurt like hell.

This is the only keyboard I've found that seems fully adjustable. Well its actually a keyboard, and a kit for that keyboard.

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A year ago this keyboard was over $200! Thankfully other manufactorers have picked up on it, and introduced some competition, thus driving the price down to under 150.

I could really use some help on this. If I could get a mechanical one as well I would crap my pants and type a novel on it out of sheer euphoria.

Thank you keyboard Gurus!
    
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post #2 of 21
What budget are you looking at?

Is that $150 to much?
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Not very many ergonomic mechanicals.

There's always the μTRON. If you didn't want to spend $200 for the other one, then this is definitely not an option though.
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Edited by Crazy9000 - 2/25/11 at 7:53pm
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I'd really like to keep it under $100. Why in the world are keyboards so expensive?
    
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Originally Posted by ESP;12527625 
I'd really like to keep it under $100. Why in the world are keyboards so expensive?

Because your looking for an ergo mech. smile.gif
     
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post #6 of 21
How about this one? If he hasn't thrown it in the trash already. lol
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ESP;12527625 
I'd really like to keep it under $100. Why in the world are keyboards so expensive?
Because the switches are not cheap to make, and generally mech boards are built to a higher standard than many of your normal boards.

Non-mech wise, one of the best you can get is the [ame="http://www.amazon.com/Goldtouch-Adjustable-Keyboard-USB-black/dp/B0006VJE82"]Goldtouch[/ame].
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post #8 of 21
Goldtouch has always made quality ergonomic equipment. I know what you mean though, as these options are more expensive. Unfortunately, that's just the market for them.

If the keyboard is a big issue, one thing I always recommend is Dragon Naturally Speaking Software.
post #9 of 21
Fully adjustable ergo mechs are notoriously expensive. IBM M15s go for as high as $1600 and Cherry G80-5000s also go for a ton of mony.
Edited by B757 - 2/25/11 at 8:28pm
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M15's don't count. Their price is inflated simply because they are rare.
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