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I am looking to buy a mechanical keyboard, however before I do I would like to test one just to know what the difference really is. I can't remember the last time that I used a mechanical keyboard so I have no idea what it feel like compared to the standard rubber domes.

Where could I go to just type of a mechanical keyboard for a few minutes to see how much I like it? I feel like to stores carry any mechanical keyboards.
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just try to find a used ABS M1.
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I don't know that you will find one at a retail store. Much older keyboards used to be mechanical, like the one mentioned above. You can look on youtube videos for an idea of sound and general tactility.

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Well, the Razer Black Widow has a little part of the package cut out so you can feel the arrow keys. That one might be found at places like Best Buy, but I'm not sure.
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