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Offline Barndenn

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How do you store your keycaps?
« on: Sat, 20 August 2016, 01:19:02 »
Right now I'm using a screw box from Home Depot to store my keycaps but I've seen other plastic cases like the one from elitekeyboards or the one shown in this picture. What are other ways to store keycaps and are there any places to find these cases?

Offline Niomosy

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #1 on: Sat, 20 August 2016, 01:44:26 »
Ziplock bags that get stored on a shelf in the office room closet.

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #2 on: Sat, 20 August 2016, 03:05:15 »
I prefer keysets with boxes :)

Some people buy trays for keyset.

Sometimes i find tin containers for them. 

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Offline keyladding

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #4 on: Sat, 20 August 2016, 10:39:24 »
zip bags


Offline Barndenn

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #6 on: Sat, 20 August 2016, 15:06:28 »
zip bags

Not too fond of using zip bags for storing keycaps. I'd prefer a method that can display them in all their glory.

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #7 on: Sun, 21 August 2016, 16:51:52 »
I use plastic lunch boxes that you can buy in tesco for about 2 euro for 10... haven't had to buy a second set yet!
   
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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #8 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 06:08:24 »
Not too fond of using zip bags for storing keycaps. I'd prefer a method that can display them in all their glory.

Believe me, I tried every solutions I know. Cheap trays, expensive custom acrylic trays, transparent plastic box with dividers, keycap paper with 3M double sided tape... Every solution has its own problem and nothing works as good as Ziploc bags.

Later I bought zipper bags in several sizes. I separate my keycap sets/kits into different bags and then put all of those bags into a large carton box. I'm happy with that now and will never think about another keycap storing solution again.
« Last Edit: Mon, 22 August 2016, 06:13:34 by mathilda »

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #9 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 09:06:44 »
use the acrylic keycap box  (●'◡'●)

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Re: How do you store your keycaps?
« Reply #10 on: Mon, 22 August 2016, 13:22:59 »
I prefer keysets with boxes :)

Some people buy trays for keyset.

Sometimes i find tin containers for them. 
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I might do that but bags take up less room than trays.  I'll have to see how much room there is in the closet for trays.