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Keyboards By Nerds on Draft by Mind Map: Keyboards By Nerds on Draft
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Keyboards By Nerds on Draft

Why do nerds love keyboards

Layouts

Ten keyless

I like desk space

Easy to move

Full size

Features

Bluetooth

Micro USB sucks

Key rollover

May depend on connection type

I think there’s a limit for USB

Switches

Alps

Out of business

Tactile Pro

Ducky

Scissor switch

Apple MacBook Pro

Cherry

Buy a tester if you like

MX Blue, Loud/Hard

MX Cherry Brown, Lighter version of blue

Buckling Spring

Super loud

Feels cheap to me

Sound

Dampeners available

Usually caused by plastic contact not switch

Tested a variety at work

Kaihua Kailh

Topre

Electrostatic

Not as clicky

Supposedly more reliable

Attached to circuit board

Happy Hacking Keyboards

Topre keys

Grey on black labeling

Lots of built in key combinations to keep a small footprint

CODE

Basically a WASD custom model

Cherry MX

Apple Keyboards

Filco

Cherry MX

Das Keyboard

Model S

Cherry MX

Leopold

Cherry MX

Massdrop

Matias TactilePro

Alps replicated

Majestouch Minila

Guides

http://www.overclock.net/t/491752/official-mechanical-keyboard-guide

http://www.daskeyboard.com/blog/mechanical-keyboard-guide/

http://www.mechkeyboard.com/switch-types/