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A cheap alternative to keep your keycaps from aging. Check the 3rd post on this thread.
Edited by YanYan001 - 4/4/11 at 4:20pm
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http://www.overclock.net/keyboards/974325-poormans-baclit-black-widow.html
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lol I like that homemade keycaps puller. It's just too damn cool. biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by reaper~;12985986 
lol I like that homemade keycaps puller. It's just too damn cool. biggrin.gif

yeah i thought purchasing the keycap puller seems useless since I only have 1 mech keyboard, and while i was shopping for one I came across a forum saying about homemade keycap puller using paperclip. So I thought I should give it a try. And voila it works perfectly and I made it look as if I purchased it lol kookoo.gif

But yeah I like the sticker I purchased since I can still see the legends. The pictures I took had a little bit of tiny bubbles, but after playing a FPS game my WASD keys right now looks like there's no stickers on them. Overall I am satisfied with the stickers, cuz now my keyboard is shine-free and stain-free wheee.gif
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Wow that doesn't look good at all, in a worst case scenario I guess it would work but that would drive me nuts. Thank god for double shot dye sublimated keys. smile.gif
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Not that I like the look of mech keyboardd but those stickers make it look like a couch with those plastic covers on them ... horrible.
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Whats a keycap? I go through a new lyocosa every month.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Qazme;12998417 
Wow that doesn't look good at all, in a worst case scenario I guess it would work but that would drive me nuts. Thank god for double shot dye sublimated keys. smile.gif

I'm sorry for being a cheapo, but I just thought that there are other people like me who would like a cheap alternative to keep their keys from aging. And I don't think they have a double shot for a big enter key and small right shift and small |\key.

And I'm actually more content with the stickers on. Besides, it seems such a waste to throw my 6Gv2 keys if I went for a Double shot keys.

Question: Are double shot dye sublimated keys really that resistant to shininess or stains?
Edited by YanYan001 - 4/4/11 at 12:26pm
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post #10 of 17
I took the alternative route and bought a good keyboard from the get-go.
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