Over extended orange alps click leaf

keimura

Over extended orange alps click leaf

Unread post by keimura » 12 Aug 2018, 02:50

Does anyone have a profile shot of an orange alps click leaf? I want to compare it to mine.

I bought an apple m0116 with orange switches and, after finding dead things inside it I decided to clean it up. This was my first time cleaning an alps board. So obviously when I opened up the switches I decided to try to add some tactility (what was I thinking..) and stretched (not sure if that's the right world..) the click leaf to a larger angle. It was definitely more tactile but now it feels weird...I want to push it back to it's original angle but I don't remember what it's supposed to be. I'm sorry for the long text, and thank you in advance! :D

edit:
I rewatched chyrosan's alps cleaning video and found some tips on the angle for the click leaf (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Mhmb2kBuwQ). The section I used starts around 6:30. I've added a before and after picture of my click leafs below. The one on the left is my overextended one the one on the right is my attempted fix.
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Last edited by keimura on 15 Aug 2018, 08:16, edited 1 time in total.

keimura

Unread post by keimura » 12 Aug 2018, 07:47

nvm I rewatched an alps cleaning vid and found my answer.

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Icarium

Unread post by Icarium » 12 Aug 2018, 10:30

Would still be cool if you could post it here and maybe link the vid for others to find! :)

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