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post #11 of 27
Try Filco if you have limited money and want the quality assurance. For variety, any above keyboard would be good.
post #12 of 27
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I used to live in the United States and haven't gotten around to changing my location yet I guess. Regardless my current location is Australia and as such am limited to those companies/distributors that have Australian avenues (I am not willing to pay for overseas shipping and deal with the hassle of having something that large being ship overseas and potentially arriving DOA).
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post #13 of 27
I thought Filcos were available in Australia for less than that.

You could always get a Model M.

That site sometimes display stuff that they don't have in stock, worth asking anyway.
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post #14 of 27
another vote for the OCN ducky with mx-browns, great keyboard!
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post #15 of 27
The new revision Filcos are going to be much better quality than the Duckys (FR-04 pcbs, minor firmware tweaks, etc). Ducky is still on their 1st/2nd generation keyboards and Filco is like on their 5th.

Even the key puller got a refresh.


It's like MP3/Tablet players catching up with Apple.

At a similar pricepoint it would be silly to get a Ducky over a Filco.
Edited by ripster - 3/16/11 at 8:14am
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post #16 of 27
Flame Retardant PCB? Damn, just what I need!
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post #17 of 27
I just bought one of these babies to try out that bouncy bouncy fiberglass PCB. Take that you Ducky Red Commies!

Edited by ripster - 3/16/11 at 3:05pm
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post #18 of 27
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Ripster: How do I know I am getting one of the newer revisions of the FIlco's? Are there any distinguishing features that I should look out for?
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Ripster: How do I know I am getting one of the newer revisions of the FIlco's? Are there any distinguishing features that I should look out for?
cuz they are called the majestouch 2!

save your doh, and get a RF
    
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post #20 of 27
He can also save his "dough".
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