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Old 20 November 2017, 01:39   #1
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Amiga 500 Keyboard membrane fix

Hi all,

I had an a500 keyboard that wasnt working, the Return, delete and a couple others weren't working so i took a look and i found that some of the traces had disintegrated for whatever reason by the "Return" key. so after thinking on how to fix it i tried some thin wire and a nickel liquid pen.

I scraped the carbon pads a little to roughen them up, laid some wire, taped it in position and then applied the nickel. Let is sit for a few hours and am happy to say it is ALIVE!!

here is what i used...

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Old 20 November 2017, 01:55   #2
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Thanks for sharing the info
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Good information. I also have some keyboards to repair.
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