L-Trac Trackball

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This is the highest quality trackball. Large ball, super smooth scroll wheel, 3 buttons.

Red Glow Ball

The red glow ball model came out around 2015 May 29.

CST l trac red trackball
Buy CST l-trac red trackball
  1. Width 3.75 inch (9.5cm), Length 6.75 inch (17.1cm), Height 1.75 inch (5cm) / Ball Size: 2.25 inch
  2. Three LED's illuminate the ball a vibrant red
  3. Resolution: User selectable 400, 800, or 1600 counts per inch
  4. LED lights will automatically Turn Off after 5 minutes of inactivity.
  5. Buttons: 3 (programmable) + 2 switch jacks (programmable) which allows users to plug in two external buttons (Sold Seperatly - CST S-Button External Switch) for a maximum of 5 buttons

Blue Glow Ball

The blue glow ball model came out around .

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L-Trac Glow Backlit Trackball. Buy at amazon
“Reviewing Clearly Superior Trackball Mouse : Made in the USA” Buy at amazon

Opaque Black Ball

This is first available at Amazon .

CST 2545 5W trackball 19924
“L-trac Laser Trackball with scroll Wheel” Buy at amazon

Main features:

Work in Linux?

Yes. Plug and play.

You can remap mouse buttons in Linux using xinput. [see Linux: How to Swap Mouse Buttons]

Extra Buttons

Two jacks in the back for adding 2 extra buttons.

You can buy one with buttons attached.

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Buy at amazon

Slimblade vs L-Trac Trackball

Slimblade vs L-Trac Trackball

Size Comparison

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SlimbladeDT225L-Trac 〔image source imgur

[see Trackball Sizes Comparison]