These Gateron Red Ink switches are the red variant of the famous Gateron Black Ink switches. The Black Ink switches offer a super-smooth typing experience with a deep THOCK sound. However, some people find them too heavy to type on for prolonged periods of time. These switches offer the lightest bottom-out force in the series and are a great option for people that like super-light typing force and are perfect for gamers or gaming-oriented mechanical keyboards.
- 2mm actuation | 4mm bottom out
- 45g operating force | 60g bottom-out force
- 5pin PCB mount | Can be clipped to 3pin plate mount
Here is a guide on how many switches you'll need for different keyboard sizes (Always order a few more just in case if you're unsure):
- 120 - full size
- 92 - TKL
- 80 - 75%
- 70 - 65%
- 65 - 60%
- 45 - 40%
They look like candy! I lubed mine with Krytox 205g0 and they feel and sound incredible. Fast shipping too!