Gateron Smoothie Linear Switches
1 Quantity contains 10 Switches.
Dive into the world of seamless typing with the Gateron Smoothie linear switches. These switches are a treat for anyone who loves a buttery smooth keystroke, thanks to their full POM housing and stem, already pre-lubricated right out of the box. What really sets them apart is the unique 22mm dual-stage spring, designed to ramp up responsiveness. This means you get quicker keypress returns and a consistent feel every time you type. And don’t worry about missing out on your RGB lighting - despite their opaque look, these switches come with clever, detachable light guides that ensure your keyboard’s RGB lighting shines through evenly. It’s a blend of subtle aesthetics with practical, user-friendly design, perfect for anyone looking to upgrade their keyboard experience.
- 5-pin PCB mount
- Top Housing: POM
- Bottom Housing: POM
- Stem: POM
- Spring: 22mm double-stage gold plated
- Pre-Travel: 2.0±0.6 mm
- Total Travel: 3.6±0.2 mm
- Operating Force: 40±10gf
- Manufactured by Gateron
- 10 Switches per Quantity
- Hand Lubricated
For optimal performance and smoothness, the bottom housing rails, exterior stem pole, and all surfaces of the stem including the legs are expertly lubricated with Krytox 205G0. The springs are also lubricated with Krytox GPL105 and the switches are topped off with an application of Durock Foam Films.
**Please note that these switches feature two additional thick plastic pins (5-pin) that may not be compatible with 3-pin hot-swap boards. To make them compatible, you may need to clip the two pins. Kindly confirm compatibility before purchasing.