Looking for an Apple /// keytop

Jeff Walther trag at io.com
Thu Apr 29 15:10:24 CDT 2010


>
> Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2010 04:15:28 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Mr Ian Primus <ian_primus at yahoo.com>

>> I thought I could use the key switches (from the IIe) on
>> Mac Plus keyboards, but they're a little too different.
>
> Actually, you can... Many years ago, the first original Macintosh that I
> owned had several dead keys. I replaced the faulty keyswitches with ones
> from a junked IIe keyboard. The only difference was the pin spacing - I
> simply drilled holes in the circuit board to allow the pins from the IIe
> keyswitch to pass through, then soldered jumper wires back to the proper
> traces.


Ah, good to know.  Thank you!

Jeff Walther





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