View Poll Results: Do you tilt your keyboard

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    Dead Serious Poll

    Do you "tilt" your keyboard?

    Cos I HAVE to use my little "feet" on my keyboard, but loads of people don't

    DO YOU TILT ?

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    No tilt... no type.
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    i HAVE to tilt....I'd die if I didn't

    Quote Originally Posted by Advice Trinity by Knoxville
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    gotta be flat

    dont like bending my wrists backwards to type

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zak33
    i HAVE to tilt....I'd die if I didn't
    Hmm... seems like a textbook case of nontilteritis.

    And yes, I use t3h f33tz0rz

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    Has to be tilted
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    Definately tilted. Maaan. Flat. That's crazy....

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    My rage at this subject got too much for me, this post needs deleting. I have posted a more subdued response below.
    Last edited by Scarlet Infidel; 06-04-2005 at 09:47 PM.

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    Whats this about people not tilting??? The world never ceases to amaze me. Thats what the feet are there for, why pay for feet you arent going to use!

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    It's a bugger when you lose one of the feet - that causes a serious tilt!

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    Yes it is . And i have to tilt to type.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hans Voralberg
    Yes it is . And i have to tilt to type.
    Its the same for me which i why i hate that in half of my computing lessons we have to use laptops with their flat keyboards. (i have a real thing against using laptops as serious computers)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scarlet Infidel
    why pay for feet you arent going to use!
    i paid for a monitor with speakers on it that i dont use too.... guess i liked the product and it happened to come with some 'unnecessary' (imo) extras?

    i used to type tilted 'till my flatemate sat on my keyboard and broke one of the feet! never gone back since

    c'mon, there must be someone else that likes flatties?

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    I always tilt any keyboard I type with, its so much better to type, I have a Microsoft elite pro keyboard anyway so it comes with a nice wrist rest to help with RSI.

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    I tilt & I'm proud!
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    Proud member of the "say no to tilting" campaign.

    I sit with my elbows and forearms resting on the desk and hands sitting on the keyboard, if it was tilted I would have aching wrists within minutes.

    Pinball machines don't like it, and neither do I!
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