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Buckling Spring

  • Clicky + Tactile
  • 65cN force
  • IBM
Found on the original Model M mechanical keyboards, buckling spring switches are loud, tactile, and require a high amount of force.

User Reviews

September 03, 2019
  • Gaming 3
  • Typing 10
  • Balance 8
Love them, the crunch, the feel, the sound... I can't ever see myself using it top play games... however, I can't ever look anotnher typing keyboard the same way now that I have experienced the IBM
September 02, 2019
  • Gaming 7
  • Typing 10
  • Balance 9
The legendary IBM Model M and Model F series keyboards. If you wanted to see the true kings of technology in the 1980's, you would look no further than IBM, and these switches durability, feel and overall quality are a testament to everything that ma
June 02, 2019
  • Gaming 7
  • Typing 10
  • Balance 9
Probably the greatest switch type for pure typing. No MX-style switch, even the best, can reproduce the give-way of buckling spring and the perfection of the registration of the stroke matching the tactile/audible feedback perfectly. Model M's are
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