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ISO: Optical mouse with blue tracking light... ...instead of the common red. Noisehag msg:1568029 6:15 pm on Aug 2, 2004 (gmt 0) I know that red tracks better due to contrast, but someone out there must have one in their product line that is halfway decent. I just can't seem to locate one.
I thought about picking up an old Logitech and modifying it myself, but would much rather buy one off the shelf if they exist.
j4mes msg:1568030 6:42 pm on Aug 2, 2004 (gmt 0)
Well, if you can't find one then you've found a new niche market :D bcolflesh msg:1568031 7:00 pm on Aug 2, 2004 (gmt 0)
[ ...] compusa.com
Or swap the LED:
Comments seem to indicate that tracking is worse with non-red LEDs.
SEOMike msg:1568032 7:07 pm on Aug 2, 2004 (gmt 0)
I've got a great little mouse from HP (HP f2100a / f4185a) that came with my laptop. It's blue and works really well. I haven't had any problems with it's precision yet. It might be a good mouse to get parts from to modify one that you like better. I'm sure HP would be happy to sell you one.