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Anyone know of a good palm-grip mouse? And by palm-grip I mean a REALLY palm fitting mouse like a Microsoft 6000.
 

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Logitech MX Revolution. You won't find any better than it, you could land a plane on it's thumb rest.



I got one and love it, works great for everything and is beyond comfortable.
 

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Well see my peeve is the right side of the mouse. I like having my ring finger and pinky elevated, which claw-grip mice do not do well. How well does it fit your hand?
 

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Fits my hand well and I don't have a small hand. I'm not sure about any mice having a thing to hold up your pinky. But this mouse has a very secure feel to it, I don't even feel like I'm holding a mouse really, very comfortable.
 

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i use palm mice, but i have the MX revolution. cant stand it.


have a look at the logitech G5/G7
 
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Intelli 1.1
 

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G5 or G7 would not be suitable. I need a mouse with a palm grip. I hate having no place to put my ring finger and my pinky.
 

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G5 or G7 would not be suitable. I need a mouse with a palm grip. I hate having no place to put my ring finger and my pinky.
... they DO have a place for the pinky? its the same color as the rest of the mouse so it may not be visible, but its there.

i consider myself a palm grip user, which is why i suggest it. it only has a small lip for your pinky, while your ring finger sits on the edge of the mouse past the right click button
 
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... they DO have a place for the pinky? its the same color as the rest of the mouse so it may not be visible, but its there.

i consider myself a palm grip user, which is why i suggest it. it only has a small lip for your pinky, while your ring finger sits on the edge of the mouse past the right click button
I'll look them up then, thanks :D

i JUST ORDERED A ocz BEHEMUTH shouldbe here tomorrow hope it's a good palm mouse
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826100010
That looks like it has good support for your fingers, I'll look into it. Thanks.
 
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The G5 doesn't look like a palm grip mouse?
 
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i don't get why there is a need for thumb, ring finger, pinky support? I mean the mouse does sit on a surface so maybe that would be a good place for those, unless it's a really tall mouse. No offense or anything it's just that after so many years of using a pc i haven't once felt the need to rest those fingers. :)
 

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I use the computer for many hours on end, and I have a claw grip mouse. One day I borrowed my friends dad's Microsoft 7000 Wireless Mouse and I love how it supports my hand. I may just in fact get one.
 
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Got the ocz behemuth today it's got a pinky slot lol
I have large hands and i can rest my entire hnd on this thing, you can set it to 3200dpi and never move anything more than your wrist
 

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The G5 doesn't look like a palm grip mouse?
maybe its just because it looks small in the images, its fairly large in person.

our definitions of palm grip may be different
 
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Microsoft Intellimouse Explorer 3.0


Mine should arrive Monday or Tuesday, looks like one hell of a mouse.