Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Timex Sinclair 1000 at Field Day
- On 06/29/2013 04:18 AM, Jeff Jonas wrote:
>> A club member picked it up for me at a yard sale for half a buck.Has anyone here done, or can anyone here do, CAD drawings of the
> That's a fair price for a lovely doorstop :-)
>> Missing power supply
> As others replied: 9V. The power regulator's
> under the keyboard, heating it up.
> Most of MARCH's T/S 1000s and ZX81s have suffered
> the same failure: the keyboard ribbon cable cracked.
> It goes brittle from age, not use.
(likely three) layers of the ZX81's keyboard? If I can get the CAD
drawings, it's likely that I can get new, exact-replacement keyboards
made for not a lot of money.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA