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Purple Potato

Manufacturer: Kailh
Brand: Kailh

AregKeyboard’s Purple Potato switch draws inspiration from delicious purple potatoes. The switches feature an extended spring, full POM construction, and large round tactile bump with very little pre-travel similar to a Holy Panda. - Dangkeebs

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Tactile switches have a satisfying tactile "bump" when the switch is activated, providing a little resistance at the start of the press.

Mount type

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Long spring


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Standard switch with no dampers, can be further silenced with lubrication or O-rings.

Lubrication info

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Factory lubed? Slight factory lube
Looking for switch lubrication advice? Here's a great start

Switch film

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No data available. If you've tried these switches with films let us know on our #reviews discord channel.
Why use switch film? Here's a good explanation and a great demonstration.

More info on films and Thicc films by Jinra.

Stem construction

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The stem on this switch is of the standard variety.

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