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Peripherals Mouse/Desk Pad

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by el2k, 2 Oct 2022.

  1. el2k

    el2k Modder

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    Hi guys

    My trusty XXXL Qpad desk pad is getting rather grubby and looking to replace.

    The market is absolutely flooded with different brands and sizes, so was just looking for some personal hands on reviews from like minded people?

    I'm looking for one on the bigger side .. 800ish +

    Let me know what you've got out there :thumb:

    EDIT: I've always been a fan of QPAD over the years and the more cloth texture.
     
  2. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees The Bit-Tech Cat. New Improved Version.

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    I've had a Qpad mousemat for 4 years now, very disappointing that they are no longer available. I clean mine from time to time, with a microfibre cloth and a little isopropanol and the old thing is still going strong after 4 years and shows no sign of giving up anytime soon.
     
  3. sandys

    sandys Multimodder

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    I use a titanwolf xxl from amazon 900x400, nice
     
  4. b1g-d0g

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    Ocuk matt is good used one for many years.
     
  5. Yaka

    Yaka Multimodder

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    i am still using the ratzpad i got way way back in 1999 ,my kids use titanwolf xxl off amazon
     
  6. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    Just get one with stitched edges so you can bung it on a cold wash.
     
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  7. adidan

    adidan Guesswork is still work

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    You can do that?!?

    Mine really needs a wash, hadn't even thought of that :duh:
     
  8. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    Oh god yeah dude. Well, not if it's RGB like the stupid Razer one I bought without thinking. But yeah man, they come out looking brand new !

    I couldn't live with the grot of them otherwise ! I just cold wash the buggers, then put them across my airer to dry.
     
  9. adidan

    adidan Guesswork is still work

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    Mines just an xxxxxxxxl edge stitched cloth thingamajig.

    God I can be so dumb sometimes, there I've been getting annoyed with a lint roller not doing the job :duh::lol::lol::lol:
     
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  10. sandys

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    I washed my original one it came out clean but the surface never felt as slick, so ended up buying new anyway, but it's worth a shot
     
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  11. adidan

    adidan Guesswork is still work

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    Yeah I reckon.

    It's either wash it. Wash and replace it. Replace it. May as well try in that order.
     
  12. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    Do you use fabric softener?

    Washing detergent is degreaser, so you need something in there to keep it soft and or slick.
     
  13. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees The Bit-Tech Cat. New Improved Version.

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    I have washed mine in the kitchen sink, using a sponge with warm water and a little washing-up liquid, never in the washing machine.
     
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  14. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    Cold wash, 20'. Been doing it that way for years. TBH all they are is synthetic and rubber, so as long as they don't get hot it's fine.
     
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    Had to wash my ocuk x
    xxl matt in the bath it was that big :jawdrop:
     
  17. noizdaemon666

    noizdaemon666 I'm Od, Therefore I Pwn

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    I...I...I read this wrong :worried::lol:
     
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  18. Yaka

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    the mrs has bunged the titanwolf one (one with the atlas map) in the washing machine a few times, cold wash setting apparently and has come out looking new each time
     
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