[vcf-midatlantic] Update on the pet keyboards

william degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Fri Nov 3 11:55:33 EDT 2017


I saw and read this yesterday, prompting my question to the group.  Does
not address my problem.  I spoke with the guys from CBM hackers, they use
an off the shelf product that they say works, no need for anything fancy.
b

On Fri, Nov 3, 2017 at 11:49 AM, Herb Johnson via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> http://www.6502.org/users/andre/petindex/repairs.html#keyboard
>
> A page with several keyboard-repair links that look plausible. I can't
> vouch for them myself. Search "commodore pet keyboard repair" found it.
>
> I'm an engineer, so I like results and methods that pretend to know how
> the actual keyswitch works (as Bill suggested); and have been used for
> specific brand/models of vintage computers. That would be my approach.
>
>  There's no shortage of chemical products and materials for repair, or
> adaptable to repair. It's all about knowing the "right tool for the job".
> Bill was likely asking for actual results from someone on the list. - Herb
>
> --
> Herbert R. Johnson, New Jersey in the USA
> http://www.retrotechnology.com OR .net
>



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