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Hello everyone,

I'm looking to buy a new keyboard and I've been looking at mechanicals.
Currently I'm looking at the Ducky board that OCN is selling
The Filco majistouch 10keyless
or the standard majistouch

Brown switch version is currently what I'm looking at. I prefer lighter weight keys and I don't want as much noise as blues produce.

I was hoping some of you could help me make a decision between these boards based on price quality and availability. Also other than the obvious lack of a number pad is there any difference between the 10 keyless and standard filco boards.

Thank You
-Skuloth

Edit: If any of you know of any other keyboards and want to recommend them, I'm looking to spend around $120 max
Edited by Skuloth - 3/1/11 at 9:16am
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post #2 of 14
$120 puts filco out of your price range. I think the OCN ducky might be the only brown switch board thats under $120
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How much do Filcos usually go for? and how do filcos compare in terms of quality to ducky?
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Since I'm the mods "watch list" all I will say here is "Quack".
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Originally Posted by Skuloth View Post
How much do Filcos usually go for? and how do filcos compare in terms of quality to ducky?
Without trying to remember any details, all I can say is that I am under the impression that the Ducky boards are noticeably superior to the Filco Majestouch boards.

In other words, your timing is absolutely perfect. So I say the Ducky Overclock.net Edition is the absolute best choice here.
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Without trying to remember any details, all I can say is that I am under the impression that the Ducky boards are noticeably superior to the Filco Majestouch boards.

In other words, your timing is absolutely perfect. So I say the Ducky Overclock.net Edition is the absolute best choice here.
I was under the impression that they were similar but the Ducky's used a thinner housing but build quality an key cap design was similar.
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Filcos on amazon are 140-150.
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All i can say is that coming from a G11 this OCN Special edition Ducky with the Browns is amazing.
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Quack


Quack!


You sure the Ducky is everything it's Quacked up to be?
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