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>Buyer's template:
http://pastebin.com/33S1gVkG
>Where to Buy:
http://pastebin.com/8Yku80VL
>FAQs:
http://pastebin.com/M5w7QtKp
>Use buyers template
http://pastebin.com/33S1gVkG
>Keyset wiki
keypuller.com

>> No.55282490
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55282490

>>55282468
I want caps that differ for finger, to help me learn touch typing.

A board with custom caps (per key) is available at one of the major resellers, but it's on the expensive side (as all things custom)

Are the RGB backlit keyboards capable of setting up such a scheme?

>> No.55282493

Currently looking at the massdrop for the code keyboard. Any one have experience with them?

>> No.55282590
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55282590

> ITT we jerk off each others mechanical snakeoil

Enjoy your placebo morons

Sage

>> No.55282701

>>55282490
Yes you can do that with RGB keyboards.

>> No.55282708
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55282708

>>55282590
>Enjoy

thanks

>> No.55282718

>>55282490
I don't know about every RGB but Corsair for sure and maybe most Ducky

>> No.55282724

>>55282701
>>55282718
Thanks. Are all of them Cherry or are there any topre?

>> No.55282738

There's already one up

>>55273617

>> No.55282749
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55282749

Any good split mechanical keyboards? Currently using a Kinesis Freestyle 2 but wondering if there's anything /mkg/ can recommend

>> No.55282777

>>55282724
All Cherry AFAIK
Check out how insanely customizable are the profiles on the Corsair K70, you can play Snake:
>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYet1X18F2E

>> No.55282791

>>55282777
a thing of beauty

>> No.55283039

I almost don't have a left hand, is there a keyboard layout that isn't shit for super-righties?

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55283112

Are these good?

Only $50-$60, Kailh switches.

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55283149

>>55282468

Those keycaps look absolutely terrible at least buy only half terrible keycaps.

>> No.55283237

>>55282749
dat edgy keyboard

>> No.55283435

Are TaiHao caps truly overpriced?
Thin PBT with a slimy coating for $45

>> No.55283579

>>55283435
>>55283149

Where are you getting that number from? Those keycaps are taihao PBT with coating for $26 shipped. Theres a set without coating that cost $30. Look harder.

>> No.55283591

>>55283112
Pretty well built. Switches suck tho, specially blue ones.

>> No.55283705
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55283705

>>55282468
>silenced Topre edition
ayy

>> No.55283729
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55283729

Anyone tried this? Its the new meme on /csg/

http://www.gearbest.com/keyboards/pp_298472.html

>> No.55283742
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55283742

>>55283729
what disgusting garbage

>> No.55284372

>>55283149
No worries, i already ordered 6 sets of blank PBT NPKC
I didn't like Tai Hao either

>> No.55284630

>>55283705
>Discarding the original esc and ctrl keycaps for some attentionwhore blue and red ones
ayy

>> No.55284648

>>55283705
i have a hhkb rn
i really hate the sound of the spacebar on upstroke
should i buy a type s

>> No.55284657

>>55284648
>i really hate the sound of the spacebar on upstroke

nigga what

>> No.55284705
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55284705

Just got my CM Novatouch today. Absolutely love it, the switches feel so good man, much different than anything else.

>> No.55284730

>>55284630


>>55284648
yeh

>> No.55284773

>>55283705
here's mine NT sound after silencing http://vocaroo.com/i/s1ObwhbDYlBi
sorry about the quality, i used my harmonica mic

>> No.55284790

>>55284705
now do the silence mod and buy thick PBT keycaps. You will love it even more.

>> No.55284807

>>55284790
I may buy some DSA style caps in the future. Are all of them PBT? And, what difference will silencing and these caps make?

>> No.55284818

>>55284807
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fbYDZWlCBSc

>> No.55284887

>>55284818
Oh, that does sound quite different. How much is a full set of dampening rings?

>> No.55285031

>>55284887
seach ebay for "topre rings" or buy pads and use guide http://imgur.com/a/JUwMi

>> No.55285045

>>55285031
Damn, on eBay they're so expensive for what they are.

>> No.55285046

>>55285031
>>55284887
or this better
http://imgur.com/gallery/iGzCV
https://imgur.com/a/6sg9f#tbE33GW

>> No.55285078
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55285078

Still waiting for Zealios to get in ;_;

>> No.55285094

>>55285046
I keep seeing mx silencing rings that are 1/5 of the price. Will they work?

>> No.55285107

>Budget
$200ish each
>Location (continent at least)
NA/USA
>Preferred switch type
Zealios purple, gatron ergoclear, cherry ergoclear, gatron clear, cherry clear, gatron brown, cherry brown
>Layout
ANSI/EN-US or ANSI EN-INT
>Form factor
KB#1 100%
KB#2 80%/tkl or 60% with nav cluster
>Backlight
KB#1 red single color
KB#2 not required, if does then ^
>Previous/current keyboards
Chink $20 simi-mech rubber, z-board (premo rubber), shit dell rubber, shit membrane

Help me please.
I had a suggestion of the 68, for #2, but it is unlikely that I will make the buy.

>> No.55285128

>>55285094
you mean O-rings? No, they won't work.
look into guides i posted

>> No.55285174

>>55285128
Ye, I get that stuff but I don't really want to start ripping into my keyboard and stuff. Yknow

>> No.55285710

Just bought a barebones CM Novatouch (no keycaps), now I'm looking to get some keycaps. Any suggestions?

>> No.55285734

>>55282468
What would be the best inexpensive wireless keyboard?

>> No.55285933

>>55285174
Then don't. You won't be silencing your Topre without opening it though

>> No.55286099

>>55285734
i have heard rk61 is the best but idk
it has shit switches

>> No.55286120

>>55285710
get something that is thick pbt
after that its all whatever you think looks good

>> No.55286719

>>55284657
since the spacebar is the largest key by a significant amount hhkb uses a little spring to keep it feeling weighted the same as the others but it is the biggest offender in making a slapping noise when you let go of it
especially that key is about the only key i consistently bottom out which makes it worse

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55286971

Won one of these on Y!JP, expensive as fuck but oddly enough my HHKB Type-S was bought cheaper. 21k vs. this 29.5k.

And this is a limited to 1000 ever made, all 30g silenced. Curious to see what it's like going from 45g silenced.

>> No.55287052

>>55286971
i have a standard 30g full sized jap layout board and 30g is great but i find that since im not very used to hitting backspace on a short key and especially in a different spot than in my hhkb i press it a few too many times
30g 10/10 in proper layout i would die for an ansi 10th anni

>> No.55287186

>>55286120
Any recommendations about where to buy keycaps? I see a lot of cool custom ones pop up on massdrop frequently, but I don't wanna have to wait until something cool and worth buying pops up to just be able to use my keyboard. Maybe just some 2 color set like OP's pic.

>> No.55288082
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Has anyone seen where I can get cherry caps like these? At the worst I can get Cyrillic stickers but if possible I'd like to avoid that.

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55288151

>>55288082
If not then I'm considering getting these from WASD but on the ISO UK layout. I know WASD aren't the best available but given that I don't need to compromise on the lack of Cyrillic characters and the colour of the caps... perhaps it's not all too bad?

>> No.55288341

Planning on getting a kbp v60 to bring with me to work on the daily so i can stop typing on my god awful laptop keyboard. I'm between gateron clears and gateron blacks. I hear that clears are way too light and i feel like I do type a little heavy so I'm leaning to black right now. Is it true that if I go black, will I never go back?

>> No.55288352

>>55283729
>blue
>gaymen

ayy

>> No.55288412

is novatouch tkl worth it?

i'm using a filco 104 with mx browns atm

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>>55288082
With iso variant? It would be pretty hard.

If cyrillic with ANSI layout is ok, try geekhack groupbuys. Shadovved just finished an enjoypbt one and might have some leftovers. If not, there is one from originative that will start shortly.

>> No.55288478

>>55288412
buy CM switch tester with Topre and decide for yourself

>> No.55288653

>>55288082
There's this stuff here
https://www.originativeco.com/products/cyrillic-60?variant=16850275397

>> No.55288677

>>55288420
>>55288653
Appreciate the suggestions, problem being however is that they're not ISO UK.

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55288686

>>55286971
How are those keycaps? I've been thinking of picking one of those up in ANSI layout if I can find one in Akihabara

>> No.55289346

>>55288653
Considering selling my UK layout Pok3r for a ANSI layout Pok3r for these caps... hmmm. I suppose the only thing missing is a '£' symbol and in this case I could use a shortcut for that I suppose.

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>>55289346
>the only thing missing is a '£' symbol
Don't worry, you won't be needing that a whole lot anymore

>> No.55289416

>>55289369
Predicted that. I got straight up meme'd there.

>> No.55289420
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55289420

>Budget
€130 with €160 max.
>Location (continent at least)
Europe
>Preferred switch type
CMX brown, red or gatememe equivalent. I have only tested browns and they feel nice, just a bit too noisy tbqh
>Layout
ANSI
>Form factor
80% TKL
>Backlight
Just plain white backlighting
>Previous/current keyboards
literally laptop keyboard

>> No.55289433

>>55289420
Get the Tada68

And it doesn't get any more quiet than browns

>> No.55289483
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55289483

Gateron thick PBT came in

Feels fucking great

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>>55289420
If you are really insistent on tkl rather than 65%, get a varmilo, but other than that the tada is basically the best choice on the market right now

Pic related, it's the tada

>> No.55289513

>>55288341
hepl me fampai

>> No.55289549

>>55288341
>>55289513

tada68

>> No.55289911

>>55289433
>>55289508
Is originativeco the only store for the Tada68? The keyboard is only $75, but shipping adds another $35. >:(

>> No.55289934

>>55289911
Yes. It's a groupbuy.

Shipping's also 30 bucks for me, but that's still a better deal than anything similar + shipping would get me.

>> No.55289938

>>55289483
gateron or cherry switches?
how is the fit?

>> No.55289964

>>55283579
where???? does it offer two day shipping??

>> No.55290036

>>55289483
gateron, im not a cherry pleb

the fit is nice and snug, but not really tight

>> No.55290339

>>55290036
are gateron the same as cherry?

>> No.55290422

>>55290339
No, they're clones.

Not that different, they're smoother than cherry, but the stems sit less tight thus causing some wobble (should be getting fixed in the future)

>> No.55290693

>>55284648
no just add silencing rings

>> No.55290707

>>55285094
>http://imgur.com/gallery/iGzCV
ive got a guide coming out on how o silence topre boards better than anything for $12, should be releasing it tonight or tomorrow.

>> No.55290808
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55290808

my novatouch will arrive tomorrow probably, what am I expecting? How are topres? I've been using bucklings for about 5 months, how would the switch be to topres?

>> No.55290878

>>55290808

soft and light

>> No.55291012

>>55290422
The wobble isn't really any worse than cherry though

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55292162

>>55285078
Scheduled for tomorrow

good shit

so close to being able to finish this thing

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55292199

Am I missing anything crucially important here? Do you often hold a left modifier and type numpad characters? This might be good enough to tear down my current project for

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55292224

>Pulse shipped
>Enter key uses a non-bold font while the rest of the mods are bold
>Space bar stems are loose fitting
>Right shift is the wrong profile
>Nordic kit has regular A and O instead of Ä and Ö

This is a problem with seemingly every single kit rofl. What the fuck is SP doing?

>> No.55292277
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55292277

>>55292224
kek

it's pathetic, and terrifies me to think of seeing the condition my 1976 set will be in a couple months when it's delivered

>> No.55292319
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its the i post the same picture over and over kind of thread

>> No.55292395

>>55292277

I think SP let people run way too many group buys and now they're rushing through production without checking shit like this.

They're seriously booked out for a full year, there's a Valentines set that won't be done till after Valentines next year. They only have a few SA profile machines, not nearly enough to keep up with demand in a timely manner.

>> No.55292397

Any good keycaps on Amazon?
Have a gift card, and would mean I didn't have to pay for shipping

>> No.55292436

>>55282590
It's a good way to get buyer's advice if nothing else buddy

>> No.55292923

Any thoughts on the Rosewill RGB80? Would like to get a mechanical and it seems like a steal for 50$ right now.

>> No.55293207

My DHL tracking says they tendered my package to USPS at 3AM this morning. Will USPS get it to me tomorrow? This is the first time DHL ever did something on time (ahead of time actually) so I'm skeptical what they said is true.

>> No.55293287

>>55293207
Yes, most likely. I had Fedex do that to me on Friday morning with a mobo, and USPS delivered it on saturday.

>> No.55293327

>>55289934
Can I trust this group buy?
inb4 G60

>> No.55293598

>>55293327
yes

>> No.55293665

some cringe

https://youtu.be/4UWK8v9ufG8?t=167

>> No.55294166

>>55293598
okay, ordered.
did some research, seller seems pretty decent.

>> No.55294497

after having typed on many switches over the years. I have come to determine (in my opinion) that the best switches are topre, specifically the case mounted 45g hhkb ones. Zealio switches come close but the sound and stability of topre is still much better than the cherry platform.

>> No.55294507
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55294507

Multicaqm hydrodip y/n

>> No.55295809

>>55294507
first upgrade those keycaps

>> No.55295819

>>55294497
I agree that topre is the best feeling switch, but i will always stand by gateron as the best switch considering it's value

>> No.55295939

>>55295819
But you can't buy keyboards with gaterons

>> No.55296005

>>55295819
yes you can

i got my varmilo with gaterons

>> No.55296021

>>55296005
>>55295939
oops

>> No.55296185

>>55296005
i mean they are not widely available like Cherry or Kailh.
If you get one you are lucky, even Aliexpress doesn't have Varmilo VA87MR anymore.

>> No.55296284
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Noticed a lack of magicforce.

>> No.55296377

>>55282590
Low tier b8. I would say try harder but who am I kidding. This is /g/. Any retard with semi functioning cunning could b8 these autists

>> No.55296512
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55296512

Hello /g/ entleman
i looking for a new keyboard
here my spec

>Budget
150€
>Location (continent at least)
France
>Preferred switch type
I don't really know the différente switch, but i am now gamming, i code on Linux ( python and C++ )

>Layout
>Form factor
100% or 80%
>Backlight
i prefere white led
>Previous/current keyboards
razer DeathStalker

i just would like a very very confy keayboard for code and dactylo
Thank you =)

>> No.55296544
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55296544

Check my Planck layout. Anything I should change?
(disregard colors)

>> No.55297824

Where can I buy a Nova touch TKL if I'm located in Finland?

>> No.55298224
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Guess what just came in the mail guys!

>> No.55298328

>>55298224
That better be a 3x reproduction of an HHKB

>> No.55298329

>>55298224
Why do you need another keyboard?

>> No.55298333

>>55298224
just post it bruh

>> No.55298337
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55298337

>>55293327
They don't seem reliable

>> No.55298375

>>55285734
I got an Anne Pro recently.
Fully programmable (with one fn layer), customizable full rgb led, gateron blues/reds. Only downside is the screw holes are non standard so you can't use gh60 covers.

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55298417

>>55298329
DELET

>> No.55298434

Does /mkg/ lube and sticker their switches?
Should I do it? What benefits are there?

Also does anyone here use Orings on clears / browns or Gaterons?

If I'll lube, sticker and oring my switches, will I become a meme?

>> No.55298487

>>55298434
>What benefits are there?
There are no befits to sticking beyond aesthetics

Lubing makes the switch much smoother, but can completely change the feel of the switch.

>Should I do it?
well, y'know, like, if you want to, man

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55298964

>>55298328
>>55298329
>>55298333
switching from buckling springs, this feels soooo good. Suprisingly enough it feels like I expected it to feel.

>> No.55299139

>>55298964
Is that a Dell?

>> No.55299256

>>55299139
What? It's a cmstorm novatouch.

>> No.55299509

>>55298964

Needs new caps. I don't have any pics of mine. Mines got vortex doubleshot PBTs. I honestly dont know if I like it or my realforce better. If the novatouch case was harder like the realforce and it came in 55g it would take the cake hands down. The case part is nitpicking its fine but the lack of 55g kills it for me and puts them at a stalemate.

>> No.55299533

>>55298417
topmost one?

>> No.55299566
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55299566

I NEED sick as fuck keycaps /gee/

61 ansi, not blank thoooo

Help a dude out, what are some good places to get custom keycaps?

>> No.55299609

>>55299566
>not blank thoooo
scrub

>> No.55299660

>>55299509
I think I will settle with this one. Though I don't think I'll get caps, unless I switch this with an ansi version. I bought this from someone on leddit becaus eit was 60 pounds lel

>> No.55299857

>>55299566
Gateron thick pbt dyesub, varmilo thick pbt dyesub

>> No.55300208
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55300208

>>55299533
HHKB Pro 2

>> No.55300223

>>55299509
Just put the novatouch stems in your RF, or swap the RF domes with the ones in the novatouch.

You aren't scared of opening your keyboard, are you?

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my choc mini spoiled my on POM. will i ever be able to love another?

spoiler: cant wait to get rid of this chink-made piece of shit for something with an aluminum case

>> No.55300901

>>55296284
you painted it?

>> No.55300936

>>55295939
You can type Gateron in Amazon right now and find a handful

>> No.55301088

Opinions on Gateron Browns? Looking to use for mainly gayming.

>> No.55301127

>>55301088
trash

get gateron clears or zealios

>> No.55301767 [DELETED] 
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niggers

>> No.55301793

>>55301767
I have the same one anon
amazon doesn't stock it any more though, sadly 9/10 would buy again

>> No.55301877

>>55301767
where do I cop those hiragana caps?

>> No.55301914

>>55301877
perhaps from the country that uses those characters

>> No.55301954

>>55282749
ergodox

>> No.55302512 [DELETED] 

>>55301767
bruh why you deleting my post

>> No.55302577 [DELETED] 

>>55302512
It's a blue board you nig nog

>> No.55302601 [DELETED] 

>>55302577
don't even look like a real poon tho

>> No.55302618 [DELETED] 

>>55302601
What? I meant you can't say "niggers" on a blue board.
This is a safe, calm space.

>> No.55302660 [DELETED] 

>>55302618
fuck off

>> No.55302676 [DELETED] 

>>55302660
Don't get triggered to hard, fella :)

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>>55302676
ok i will take your advize

black people

>> No.55302702

>>55296544
You are missing F11 and F12.

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(◕ ‿ ◕)

FINALLY

>> No.55302733

>>55302702
ah shit, thanks.
That really fucks things up. I guess I'll add them to the upper layer of keys below F9 and F10.

>> No.55302739

>>55292199
The fuck are those arrow keys

Either put them on an FN layer or make them proper

>> No.55302786

>>55302739
I think he just accidentally misplaced the up and right arrows.

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>>55302721
wobbly switches

>> No.55302931
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Orite

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>>55302919
I was expecting wobble, but just comparing to some spare cherry switches I have sitting around, they seem to be barely, if at all, more wobbly than cherry.

>> No.55303029

>custom planck
>estimated price: 170$
why live

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as for feels, I don't really know what I was expecting, but they just feel like lighter clears to me. not that that's a bad thing.

worth the insane price? probably not :^)

but no regrats, something something meme etc

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>>55302979
i thought it might be just the batch i got, but gateron tactile clears are the same way
they fit too loose for me to like them.

they're definitely a smaller stem than other gateron switches and cherry

>> No.55303256

>>55302786
yes I did, thank you

>> No.55303380

>>55303157
hmm, interesting
the stem definitely feels smaller, but I still don't feel much more wobbling than the cherry clear I have.

maybe the different really shows once they're mounted/soldered in?

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>>55295809
Been down that road.

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Talk me out of buying this.

Also, what switches would be best for an open concept office setting?

>> No.55304395

>>55282468
I put the silencers on my nt tkl

It's still very loud

>> No.55304413

>>55304313
what kb is this?

>> No.55304419

>>55304202
Nice lego CR90

>> No.55304473

>>55304313
Clears or Reds with o-rings.

>>55304413
KUL ES-87

>> No.55304640

>>55300901
Yep

>> No.55304688

>>55304202
That picture is like the fucking definition of trying to fill the gaping void in your soul with expensive toys.

>> No.55305063

>>55304688
that's not even bad I have like 3 grand worth of instruments I don't play

>> No.55305163

>>55305063
don't or don't know how to?

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>>55304688
what else is there in life tho :^)

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>>55304688
do you not?

>> No.55305394

What's the best place to buy Gaterons?

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>>55304395

>> No.55305828

>>55305163
just don't. I bought them in an initial burst of enthusiasm for making ELECTRONIC MUSIC but then realized i don't have any particular gift for composition

>> No.55305850

>>55305394
Massdrop has them the cheapest.

>> No.55305952

>>55305850
Shit, they don't ship to me.

>> No.55306094

>>55305952
Where the hell do you live that massdrop doesn't ship to you?

>> No.55306112

>>55306094
Russia, famalam :^)

>> No.55306148

>>55306112
You could try using a proxy service. Have the shipment sent to a US address, and then sent from there to you, though I don't know if it'd still make sense then in terms of price.

You can also get gaterons on ebay and aliexpress.

>> No.55306216

>>55306148
>could try using a proxy service
>I don't know if it'd still make sense then in terms of price.
dude, duh. Those things are like 30$ minimum per shipment, crazy.
It would probably still be cheaper than AliExpress, but I don't need 120 switches anyway, so I'd be wasting money both ways.

But I think I've found the right guy to buy switches from.

>> No.55306290

>>55305828
ohw ell

>> No.55306352

>Budget
$100-140ish
>Location (continent at least)
USA
>Preferred switch type
Blue or Brown
>Layout
ANSI
>Form factor
60%
>Backlight
Doesn't need to be.
>Previous/current keyboards
Steelseries 6GV2
Need something for typing hardcore for college.

>> No.55306434

>>55306352
Pok3r PBT.

>> No.55306714

>>55306352
Pok3r barebones from WASD and some proper keycaps

>> No.55306759

>>55306714
why not just a pok3r from vortex then? already comes with really good pbt caps, and would be probably cheaper

>>55306352
>Blue or Brown
wrong

get clears

>> No.55306789

>>55306759
There was a $20 promo code posted here a while ago.

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>>55306759
Because the stock keycaps on the pok3r aren't good. They're thicc, but the legends are laser-etched, hence will fade with time (quickly so). The PBT caps are s good selling point, but actually nonsensical due to inferior printing method, especially now that you can get a barebones version of the pok3r on WASD.

Though that's hardly my only gripe with the thing.

Pic unrelated, just makes you realize how fucking huge 100%s are.

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>>55282468
I've bought G80-3000MX as my first mechanical keyboard and I have to admit that the difference between my membrane keyboard and g80 is staggering.

>> No.55307201

I just want a bluetooth 60%. But they all have fucked up layouts or not-gateron chinese switches.

>> No.55307255

>>55307201
Gons PCBs have a bluetooth option.

>> No.55307299

>>55306789>>55306714
Does anybody have this code? And where on the site do they have the barebones pok3r?
>>55306759
Why Clears? I might just invest in a keyboard switch tester to try out the switches to find something I like.

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>>55307299
Last day to take advantage of it.

>> No.55307360

>>55307299
they are the only acceptable cherry tactile switch
mx browns feel like absolute trash

blues aren't bad, but only if you understand what you're getting yourself into with clicky switches.

>And where on the site do they have the barebones pok3r?
http://www.wasdkeyboards.com/index.php/products/mechanical-keyboard/wasd-p3-61-key-barebones-mechanical-keyboard.html

>> No.55307508

I have a MagicForce 68 with Sunset key caps
My mom said it's a bit loud and too girly. I can't use it anymore. What do I do with it?

>> No.55307529

>>55307508
Get a job.

>> No.55307628

>>55307508
How young are you faggot.

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>>55307628
25 in one month
but seriously no one wants to buy a used aspie's keyboard what do I do with it? pic related

>> No.55307758

>>55307680
If you're 25 why don't you just move the fuck out and/or tell your mom to fuck off about things you own.

>> No.55307875

people will buy that but seriously who cares. if it's too loud type more lightly, are you next door to her bedroom or something?

>> No.55307948

>>55307680
That's not too bad. I have logitech 710+ on me and i can't even sell it since my gf spilled the water on it and now some keys (only retarded macros) don't work.

>> No.55307958

tfw your favorite part of buying a used keyboard is licking up the dried cum

>> No.55308020

Should I wash my keycaps to get the Taiwanese factory shit off them?

>> No.55308086

>>55307680
If you put nice keycaps on it then maybe someone would buy it

>> No.55308093

>>55308020
I too wasted money on TaiHao. They don't look too bad, but they are thin and coating, so yeah...
I ordered a bunch of blanks from Ali, now i hope they won't be shitty like TH.

>> No.55308126

>>55308093
I bought a set of Duckys. I don't think there's any coating on them, just some mold release or something that I shouldn't be ingesting by accident.

>> No.55308311

>>55306714
What are some proper keycaps?

>> No.55308313

>>55307680
where did the home and end keys go

>> No.55308356

>>55308313
The Chinese people who made that keyboard decided that Insert and Delete were far more important keys than Home and End.

>> No.55308466

>>55283112

I have this in Kailh Brown. I switched the caps and now its my fave board.

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>> No.55309315

gahhhhhhh

lubing switches is such a pain in the ass

>> No.55309385

Brand new to mechanical keyboards, are there any options for

>Budget: $100 or below
>Location: North America
>Switch Type: Silent, Tactile, moderately Heavy (similar to Clear on Cherry MX chart)
>Layout: Probably ANSI, not sure on the difference
>Form Factor: 100%, 80% possible
>Backlight: Preferred if possible

I have absolutely no knowledge base going into this

>> No.55309453

>>55296512
this is an 18+ board

>> No.55310314

>>55307680
/r/MechMarket

>> No.55310492

>>55308311
Gateron thick pbt

>> No.55310509

>>55309385
You're already pushing it with the $100 budget, let alone with backlight. Otherwise, check out Code keyboard, KUL ES-87, and V80 Matias Quiet Click.

>> No.55310597

>>55307680

wow.
if this was serious, it has to be a new low for the thread.

>> No.55310625
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How are Kailh switches?

wanting to get this board in either blue or black switches

Which compliment my current board better if I have cherry mx browns?

>> No.55310669

>>55310625

People say Kailh has inconsistent switches that break quickly. I didn't believe it because switches are so simple how can they break? But now my board with Kailh browns has a switch that doesn't input every time. I've got the tools to desolder it and look inside but I don't use the board anymore so I haven't checked it out yet.

>> No.55310736

>>55310625

one of the most mediocre feeling, inconsistent QC clones of cherrys. you should have no problem finding gateron, or even otemu switches at a similar price and layout.

>> No.55311448

>>55310509
>code keyboard

Nice meme

>> No.55311560

>>55286971
Looks like an IBM M, sans numpad.

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>> No.55311632

>>55311601
It... It will look good with a DSA set...

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>>55311632
what m8?

>> No.55312768

Just got Pulse how long until these caps start to get really shiny?

>> No.55312784

I bought a razer mechanical keyboard and I got keyghosting every now and then I double type's a key I press, makes it really annoying when trying to enter a password.
Fuck the mechanical meme

>> No.55312822

>>55312784

everyone:"don't buy shitty gaming brands"
you:"hurrdurr muh razer gaymer board sux"

moron/10

>> No.55314009

>>55289508
Is it hard to get u1 keycaps for the keys to the right of the spacebar? I was looking into getting a v60 (pok3r is too expensive in aus) but I'd still like arrow keys.

>> No.55314770

>>55288686
You're in Japan?
Are mechanicals a big thing there?

>> No.55314850

>tfw i just paid 170 bucks for a corsair 70 rbg

How hard did I meme myself?

>> No.55314870

>>55314850

you don't seem to understand the word memed

something universally shit on is not a meme

>> No.55314893

>>55314850
>>55314870
Can confirm, it's not a meme.
You just did a bad purchase, that's all.

>> No.55314948

>>55314770
I wouldn't say so. When I went to Japan last July, I hopped into a Sofmap at Akihabara to buy a new SD card for my camera (and look for plastic anime women) and I couldn't find any keyboards laying out or on the shelves.

>> No.55314960

>>55314870
>universally shit on

I don't think you understand the word universally.

It's the best rated mechanical keyboard out right now, with great reviews both by official reviewers and customers.

Some neckbeard throwing a fit about mug gaming is hardly a reason to write a product off

>> No.55314987

>>55314960

holy shit. didn't expect that much of a laugh this early

thanks much, anon

>> No.55315001

>>55314987
Np bae

>> No.55315013

>>55314960
I don't think you understand where you are.

"Universally" when said here does not include gaymers from /r/pcmasterrace, customers on amazon, or "official reviewers" (literally wtf does that mean?).

You should really leave this place, because sooner or later the buyers remorse will kick in. And I'm not trying to be rude, but you actually dumped a whole lot of money on a keyboard, that's universally [on /mkg/] regarded as a piece of trash.

>> No.55315058

>>55315013
"Official reviewers" get paid to read spec lists and demonstrate every gay RGB effect their keyboard has and to say that new MX Speed switch is something special, special enough to switch from a Novatouch.

>> No.55315059

>>55315013

pretty sure that post was just pasta bait. at least, i really hope so

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Where can I get these kind of double color/language keycaps besides imsto?

>> No.55315064

>>55315013
This is hilarious. You've been sitting in this echo chamber for so long that you automatically dismiss anything that is on leddit or whatever without ever actually trying it.

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>>55314770
Will be in a bit more than a week

According to leddit and geekhack you can find a fair amount of keyboards around akihabara. Prolly not a massive amount, but still a whole lot more than you'd find at hardware stores around the rest of the world, given the proximity to china and korea and the fact that filco and topre are both Japanese brands.

>> No.55315088

>>55315059
Yeah, seems pretty baity. Oh well, I already started replying.

>>55315064
It's not an echo chamber, it's just different circles. You don't go to the guys who build track cars to brag about your BMW.
Your BMW is probably a good car, but don't bring that shit here.

I don't want to sound too elitist, but you have to know your audience.

>> No.55315109

>>55315060
There's always WASD that will print any runes you throw at them.

>> No.55315132

>>55315064

0/10, if anything at least don't mention astroturf reddit when you to use the "echo chamber" line

>> No.55315164

>>55315088

except an rgb orsair is the equivalent of a riced out honda with led fart cans.

one made from the same plastic as disposable beer pong cups, at that

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>>55315064
Not the guy you're replying to, but there's good reasons as to why corsair is shat upon:

>Gaymurr aesthetic
Admittedly this is subjective, but most people around here don't like it.

>Non-standard bottom row
One of the nice things about mechs is that you can modify them a whole lot, for example replacing keycaps. Good luck finding anything else than lasered shit ABS that's just as shitty as the stock caps that fits your bottom row.

>overpriced
170 bucks could have gotten you a far better keyboard from a manufacturer that isn't known for horrible software, dead LEDs and a plethora of other issues

You fucked up. Go return it while you can and come back for some proper advice on what to do with your money, or just leave this place altogether.

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>Budget
100€ but i could go up
>Location (continent at least)
germany
>Preferred switch type
mx blue
>Layout
Similar to what my old one had but i would like something with keys alligned above each other. more similar to the upper one on pic related.
>Form factor
75%-80%, it needs to be under 29cm wide.
>Backlight
No
>Previous/current keyboards
Cherry g84-4100

I don't actually "need" it but it would be nice to know about the existance of Anything like it.

>> No.55315343

>>55315288
Those are called ortholinear keyboards and that one is Terminus Mini that you can get for 80$ here:
http://unikeyboard.io/product/terminus-mini/

It's acrylic, which isn't that great. If you want something better, you'll have to find a Planck kit somewhere or build one yourself (which is surprisingly easy, but is close to double your budget).

>> No.55315450

>>55315343
Not the guy you're replying to, but thanks a fuckton anon. I was debating building one myself, but for 80 bucks I may just end up buying one.

Cheers.

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