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post #631 of 656 (permalink) Old 05-08-2019, 02:51 PM
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Just applied the tiger gaming feet.
These are great, much better than the hyperglides I had (which admittably were old and designed for the g400, yet they should still be thick enough, but werent).
These have the needed thickness and the rounded edges are a nice touch.

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Quote: Originally Posted by GripS View Post
There's nothing wrong with the mouse wheel. It's great actually. If you liked the feel of the original MX518 wheel you will be good with this one. Doesn't "Blow chunks" by any means... I prefer its stiffer steps to the sloppy ones (coming from a g403).
Been awhile since I posted, but considering what I and several other people have experienced with this scroll wheel including owners of previous generations of this shape it's pretty safe to say that at minimum a fair number of these has ****ty scroll wheels. You might've been lucky and got one that works just like the older ones I and several others weren't.

I fixed mine by taking the one from my G400 and putting it in my G MX518, and I'm talking just the wheel the rest of the assembly metal clip, spring and all came with the G MX518.

Oh and I got my G MX518 down to about 90g-91g



Picture I took just before reassemblying with all the components and screws I use. (screws are under the top part of the shell)


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My scroll wheel is fine. I must be a lucky one too...
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decent weight reduction, but im not that desperate to lose 10g.
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I don't care for the feel of the click, but it doesn't feel broken by any means...just...underwhelming. What behavior does a broken/crappy one exhibit?

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I don't care for the feel of the click, but it doesn't feel broken by any means...just...underwhelming. What behavior does a broken/crappy one exhibit?
dont fix what aint broke.
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Does anyone know whether you could use the model o's cable in a mx518 L?
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Does anyone know whether you could use the model o's cable in a mx518 L?
You would need to rearrange the connector.

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dont fix what aint broke.
Yeah it still brings back everything I remember about my original MX518, so I have no plans on hacking it up. I think it is going to be my work mouse very soon, though.

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Quote: Originally Posted by TranquilTempest View Post
You would need to rearrange the connector.
Is that the thing that is sticking out of the mouse or the pins?
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