Portal   Forum   Members   Market   Gallery   Events

guide to mechnical keyboards

Discussion in 'PC Forum' started by Jakeman, Jul 24, 2010.

  1. Jakeman

    Jakeman MSC Founder and Donator

    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2000
    Messages:
    25,758
    Likes Received:
    27
    Market Rating:
    16
    (keyboards with mechanical switches as opposed to the common rubber dome)

    video guide - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEDv5eWB9lU
    forum post with force graphs - http://www.overclock.net/computer-peripherals/491752-mechanical-keyboard-guide.html#post6009418

    I got one of these Unicomp keyboards which has buckling springs:

    http://pckeyboards.stores.yahoo.net/en104bl.html

    It's pretty nice, but the space bar is a little squishy on depression so I'm looking for a different one. I think I might try this Filco with Cherry Browns:

    http://elitekeyboards.com/products.php?sub=filco_keyboards,majestouch_104key&pid=fkbn104mnpek
     
  2. Jakeman

    Jakeman MSC Founder and Donator

    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2000
    Messages:
    25,758
    Likes Received:
    27
    Market Rating:
    16
  3. Elbereth

    Elbereth MSC Commander and Donator

    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2000
    Messages:
    3,356
    Likes Received:
    14
    Market Rating:
    0

Hitometer: 53,814,090 since 1995