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Offline unluckygamer

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Anyone know if this stabs on my IKBC MF-87 are genuine stabs?
« on: Thu, 11 January 2018, 22:46:16 »

Offline rich1051414

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Re: Anyone know if this stabs on my IKBC MF-87 are genuine stabs?
« Reply #1 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 19:23:33 »
I have never seen genuine cherry stabilizers with blue mounts. Those are plate mounted stabs in the same style as genuine plate mount cherry stabs though.
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Re: Anyone know if this stabs on my IKBC MF-87 are genuine stabs?
« Reply #2 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 22:01:28 »
It's possible it's real, some other companies do have colored stabilizers.

Red stabilizer stems from their 60% models:
http://www.wasdkeyboards.com/index.php/products/mechanical-keyboard/wasd-p3-61-key-barebones-mechanical-keyboard.html

Grey stabilizer stems (if you scroll down to see the pic):
http://www.leopold.co.kr/?doc=cart/item.php&it_id=1416364725

My understanding is that those colored ones are "clipped" stabilizers (meaning crisp bottom out, as oppose to mushy).

So maybe those companies asked Cherry to make different specs for them (unless they source it from another 3rd party company).

Though my assumption is that your IKBC MF-87 most likely has "clean" bottom out isn't it?

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Offline unluckygamer

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Re: Anyone know if this stabs on my IKBC MF-87 are genuine stabs?
« Reply #3 on: Fri, 12 January 2018, 23:31:46 »
Yes it has a clean feel to it the stabs.