How to prevent finger numbing?

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by graywolf, May 28, 2011.

  1. graywolf

    graywolf
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Super Guru

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,652
    Thanks Received:
    35
    How do you prevent your fingers from getting rubbed to the bone especially when playing a game like Modern Combat?
    (something other than buying 2 styluses. That would be hard to play with)
     
    #1 graywolf, May 28, 2011
    Last edited: May 28, 2011
  2. mikeos

    mikeos
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2011
    Messages:
    152
    Thanks Received:
    2
    probably to do with the way you are holding your device.
    I'm sure I stumbled across a case for the iPad with grips on the corners to make it feel like a gaming pad.
    have a goggle!
     
  3. mikeos

    mikeos
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2011
    Messages:
    152
    Thanks Received:
    2
  4. graywolf

    graywolf
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Super Guru

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,652
    Thanks Received:
    35
    Oh yeah! I've seen those. I tend to push hard on any joystick so I am afraid I will break my screen. :(
    My ps3 controller shows the wear of that. At least when using my fingers, it hurts to push hard so I don't push hard on the screen.
     
  5. Wokiebear

    Wokiebear
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    173
    Thanks Received:
    7
    I have one..got some for my grown boys, too! It won't break your screen. It moves when you push too hard or detaches. There is another one out that's getting better reviews for stability...called the Fling.
     
  6. sjleworthy

    sjleworthy
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Ninja

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2011
    Messages:
    2,040
    Thanks Received:
    99
    I use a fling, great stuff.

    Another cheap easy method - lick your thumb so it slides over the screen easier. Sounds stupid, but works a treat.
     
  7. ipfuser55

    ipfuser55
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Junkie

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2011
    Messages:
    667
    Thanks Received:
    0
    I have no feeling in my fingers! ( years of guitar and Bass playing have left me with calluses) :)

    Sent from my iPad using iPF
     
  8. graywolf

    graywolf
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Super Guru

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,652
    Thanks Received:
    35
    ........
     
  9. graywolf

    graywolf
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Super Guru

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,652
    Thanks Received:
    35
    You and my brother would get among well. He plays the guitar A LOT and gets calluses. But he can feel his fingers. :)
     

Share This Page



Search tags for this page
finger numbness from iphone
,
fingers numb from ipad
,
fingertips numb ipad
,
ipad numb fingers
,
ipad numbness
,
ipad parethesia
,

iphone numb fingers

,
numb fingers ipad
,

numb fingertips ipad

,
thumb numbness ipad