Discussions about Sinclair ZX80 and ZX81 Hardware
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Wow.. thats a piece of work..
Why didn't you use the conectors you ha e desoldered from the board to attach to the ribbon /membrane?
ZX80, TK83, CZ1000, CZ1500, TK85, CZ2000, CZ1000Plus, CZ Spectrum, TK90X 16Kb, CZ Spectrum Plus, TS2068, Sinclair QL. TS 1016, TS1040. And more to come
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The silver plating on the keyboard flex cable is very fragile, a couple of in/out of the original connectors and the plating would be ruined. My guess, the original flex cable ends were plated with a thick layer of copper... But, I'm sure there are many other variation on this theme.