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Cream Blue Pro Switches


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$3.33 / 10 switches
€2.85 / 10 switches
£2.47 / 10 switches

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<meta charset="utf-8"> <p data-mce-fragment="1">Cream Blue Pro is a tactile switch that is part of the Akko v3 Pro Generation series. They have a l<span data-mce-fragment="1">ong pole compared to other Akko tactile switches to provide a solid and faster bottom-out feeling. Cream blue pros have lubed rails and have been overall improved to provide a more consistent typing experience.</span><br></p> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Type: Tactile</span></li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Pre-Travel: 2.2 <meta charset="utf-8">± 0.5mm</span></li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Total Travel: 3.5<span> </span><meta charset="utf-8"> <span data-mce-fragment="1">±</span><span> </span>0.3mm</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Operating Force: 45gf <meta charset="utf-8">± 10gf</span></li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Tactile Position: 0.1mm</span></li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Tactile Force: 55 <meta charset="utf-8">± 10gf</span></li> </ul> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"></ul> <h4 data-mce-fragment="1">About the Switches</h4> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Tactile switch.</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"> <strong>Sold in units of 45.</strong> <br data-mce-fragment="1"> </li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Materials: <br> </li> <ul> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Stem: POM, Dustproof jacket</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Top: polycarbonate (PC)</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Bottom:<span> </span><meta charset="utf-8"> <span data-mce-fragment="1">polyamide (PA is a type of nylon)</span> </li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Silver contact pins are now palladium gold</span></li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"><span data-mce-fragment="1">Phosphor copper leaf is now alloy copper</span></li> </ul> <li data-mce-fragment="1">PCB mount.</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">5 pin</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Packaged in a tray with cardboard slip cover.</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Designed and manufactured by Akko. </li> </ul> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"></ul> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"></ul> <h4 data-mce-fragment="1">Switches 101</h4> <p data-mce-fragment="1">A keyboard switch is the little component that sits underneath the keycap and connects to the keyboard PCB. On a mechanical keyboard, every key has its own switch.</p> <p data-mce-fragment="1"><strong data-mce-fragment="1">How many switches do I need?</strong></p> <p data-mce-fragment="1">For common sizes, here are some estimates (these can vary slightly by keyboard model):<br data-mce-fragment="1"></p> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Full-size (100%): 104</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">TKL (Tenkeyless): 87</li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">75%: 81 </li> <li data-mce-fragment="1"> <meta charset="utf-8"> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Our<span data-mce-fragment="1"> </span><a data-mce-fragment="1" title="Portico75" href=";_sid=4c036ddb0&amp;_ss=r" data-mce-href=";_sid=4c036ddb0&amp;_ss=r">Portico75 Keyboard</a><span data-mce-fragment="1"> </span>uses 79 switches.</li> </ul> </li> <li data-mce-fragment="1">65%: 68</li> <ul data-mce-fragment="1"> <li data-mce-fragment="1">Our<span data-mce-fragment="1"> </span><a data-mce-fragment="1" href="" data-mce-href="">Portico Keyboard</a><span data-mce-fragment="1"> </span>uses 67 switches.</li> </ul> <li data-mce-fragment="1">60%: 61</li> </ul> <p data-mce-fragment="1">We recommend buying enough to fill your board, with some extra to spare.</p> <p data-mce-fragment="1">For more switch basics, read our<span data-mce-fragment="1"> </span><a data-mce-fragment="1" href="" data-mce-href="">Switches 101 article on Keyboard University →</a></p>