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Do you gamers use the keyboard on top of the desk or in a tray

I am thinking about expanding my keyboard tray 17 inches to fit my pad... wont take but an hour... what do you think?
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Do what you want? You shouldn't need anonymous opinions to justify your actions.
     
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As a gamer I always need my keyboard on top of my desk because

1. All hardcore games require a keyboard
2. If you are gamer why would your 'hide' your keyboard :3
3. I broke my old tray by leaning on it too much..... (no i am not fat only 150 lbs)
    
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I personally have it on the desk, do whatever is comfortable for you... there is no "gaming" keyboard position.
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I have my keyboard/mouse in the tray, which is why I got the Sidewinder x6. Everything fits perfectly when I remove the numpad. Also, I play on high sensitivity so I don't need gigantic amounts of space for my mouse.
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post #6 of 20
Mine is on my crappy desk, I'm actually wanting to get a desk with a tray.
Why? It saves room and I could grab a quick bite to eat while at the computer without worrying about dozens of crumbs falling onto my keyboard. I'm comfortable typing either way.

Personally I would go for whatever is the most convenient/comfortable for you.
post #7 of 20
I prefer my keyboard anchored to a rock solid, non moving surface. That's why I keep it atop my desk. No matter what, when I'm typing on a keyboard placed on a tray I feel that its positioning is rather precarious.
post #8 of 20
Desk, never felt comfortable in a tray.
post #9 of 20
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Originally Posted by feltadox1337 View Post
I personally have it on the desk, do whatever is comfortable for you... there is no "gaming" keyboard position.
Gotta play like Rapha

http://www.esreality.com/files/inlin...9-DSC02031.jpg
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Keyboard on desk, mouse on tray.

    
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